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    Service-Oriented Architecture Maturity

    by Rudy Hirschheim Follow 0 Followers , Andrew Schwarz Follow 0 Followers , Richard Welke Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 02, 2011

    In this IEEE article, Richard Welke, Rudy Hirschheim and Andrew Schwarz discuss a SOA maturity model that can be used to achieve organizational objectives, by accounting for the different motivations for SOA adoption by stakeholders like IT administrators, business managers, and enterprise leaders.

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    Architectural Decisions as Reusable Design Assets

    by Olaf Zimmermann Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 25, 2011

    Service-Oriented Architecture Decision Modeling (SOAD) framework helps to capture the recurring architectural decisions and use them to guide design in related projects. In this IEEE article, author Olaf Zimmermann discusses this decision-centric approach to guiding the design work. He also talks about the two model types in SOAD metamodel, the guidance models and the decision models.

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    Book Excerpt and Interview: Cloud Computing and SOA Convergence in Your Enterprise: A Step-by-Step Guide

    by Dilip Krishnan Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 25, 2010 1

    A new book by David Linthicum, Cloud Computing and SOA Convergence in Your Enterprise: A Step-by-Step Guide, describes how to get the enterprise ready for cloud computing by carefully modeling enterprise data, information services and processes in a service oriented manner to make the transition to providing and consuming cloud services easier.


Agile and SOA, Hand in Glove?

Posted by Mary Beijleveld Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 02, 2010

We examine the compatibility between SOA and Agile development.


"SOA Governance" Revitalized

Posted by Miko Matsumura Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 01, 2009

Miko Matsumura discusses why people are pursuing SOA, whether SOA is dead, what SOA Governance is, the relationship to SOA itself, how it differs from management, and how SOA differs from integration. 12


A Decade of SOA: Where are we, Where are we Going?

Posted by Jean-Jacques Dubray Follow 3 Followers on  Oct 26, 2009

SOA is 10 years old. InfoQ has gathered Jeff Andres, Eric Ballou, Dave Hollander and William El Kaim, all experienced Enterprise Architects, to share their perspectives as part of a virtual panel. 3


Practices from “SOA Principles of Service Design” by Thomas Erl

Posted by Thomas Erl Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 15, 2009

This article contains 3 supporting practices, Service Profiles, Vocabularies, and Organizational Roles, from Thomas Erl' encyclopedia of service design principles “SOA Principles of Service Design”.


Introduction to Data Services

Posted by Vijay Narayanan Follow 0 Followers on  May 19, 2009

This article provides an introduction to several aspects of data services: definition of need, rationale and benefits, scope, development, and consumption patterns. 5


The Economics of Service Orientation

Posted by Enrique Castro-Leon Follow 0 Followers , Parviz Peiravi Follow 0 Followers , Mark Chang Follow 0 Followers , Jackson He Follow 0 Followers on  May 16, 2009

This article explores the structural economic changes brought up by service orientation and how the concept of services and the reuse of services promise long lasting relief from the cost treadmill.


Roles in SOA Governance

Posted by Stefan Tilkov Follow 3 Followers on  Jul 18, 2007

In this article, InfoQ SOA editor and innoQ principal consultant Stefan Tilkov introduces roles for successful SOA Governance that can be used as a starting point for a company-specific organization.


Bridging the gap between BI & SOA

Posted by Arnon Rotem-Gal-Oz Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 10, 2007

Business intelligence (BI) and service-oriented architecture (SOA) have conflicting principles and needs. This article will show you how to make peace between them. 11


Service Oriented Architecture Governance: The Basics

Posted by Ed Vazquez Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 11, 2007

In this article, MomentumSI's Ed Vazquez explains the basics of SOA governance, with an explicit focus on the need for a holistic SOA governance model and shared governance principles. 1

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