Microservices Matters

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  • XML security appliance shopping advice

    James Denman 23 Dec 2011
  • Earlier this month I wrote an article on a Software as a Service provider that employed a SOA security appliance for authentication and identity federation. OmegaFi, the SaaS provider in question, ...

  • Bhatt to head Progress

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 14 Dec 2011
  • Last week, Jay Bhatt took the reins at Progress Software Corp., the company announced. Bhatt will serve as president and CEO. Progress, which markets to both resellers and enterprise end-users, is ...

  • Stonebraker sees high programming overhead for NoSQL

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 08 Dec 2011
  • Innovative messaging and data architectures are being widely applied in Web applications these days – but approaches that work for the top-tier sites may not work well for others. While traditional ...

  • BPM joins ESB and data integration for Talend

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 30 Nov 2011
  • Talend, which recently added ESB capabilities to its data integration platform, has added business process management (BPM) capabilities to Talend Unified Platform v5, announced this week at ...

  • Middleware testing gets tougher

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 29 Nov 2011
  • From one SOA test expert's perspective, 2011 saw a notable rise in agile development and related open source test software. Meanwhile, middleware testing continues to grow more complicated. "What I ...

  • An OAuth API eases development

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 17 Nov 2011
  • We spoke with Apigee's Sam Ramji recently. He and the company, which focuses on API products for enterprises and developers, find themselves among those at the center of one of the rising trends in ...

  • Adobe gives up on Flash plug-in for mobile browsers

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 12 Nov 2011
  • The mobile web application development world may create many unanticipated aches and pains if word out of Adobe this week is a guide. The company said it would give up work on Flash plug-ins for ...

  • Lisp creator John McCarthy, 84, dies

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 02 Nov 2011
  • The 'creator of Lisp' may be nicer than the 'father of garbage collection.' But John McCarthy could answer to either sobriquet. He died last week, at 84. With Lisp, he gave a language to artificial ...

  • Comment: SOA and the portfolio

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 02 Nov 2011
  • Increasingly, serious SOA efforts are about managing a portfolio. That means sorting through the corporate assets to see what should be service-enabled, what should be left as is, and what should ...

  • Azure adds integrating Service Bus

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 25 Oct 2011
  • The Microsoft Azure cloud effort is a fairly stupendous technology undertaking, but it remains somewhat unknown beyond the ranks of .NET development teams. At the outset, Microsoft started with a ...

  • SOA tester provides deeper view of composite application integrations

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 18 Oct 2011
  • SOA has driven major shifts in programming and computing. But major shifts mean major challenges and disruptions. In fact, although SOA has been around for a while, people are still busy solving ...

  • At Oracle OpenWorld, Ellison warns: ''Beware false clouds''

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 10 Oct 2011
  • A year ago at Oracle OpenWorld/JavaOne in San Francisco , Java creator James Gosling was sited around the show periphery, people wondered what kind a Java steward Oracle would turn into, Oracle CEO ...