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  • Is BPM Business Re-Engineering in sheep’s clothing?

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 22 Sep 2008
  • We note here the untimely passing of Michael Hammer. Hammer coined the term "Re-Engineering," and started an influential trend to remove unneeded layers of bureaucracy from organizations. The ...

  • It’s official: IONA is part of Progress

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 17 Sep 2008
  • Lost in all the bustle of a news-rich early September was the word that Progress Software closed the deal to acquire IONA Technologies plc. Some details.. Progress acquired IONA for an aggregate ...

  • MapReduce-driven DB alternatives sited

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 15 Sep 2008
  • People who cover technology long enough tend to see new things in the light of past new things. If you look at MapReduce, a parallel data architecture devised by Google, it does seem like something ...

  • Oslo - What it is

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 12 Sep 2008
  • Someday, maybe too not soon, Oslo will cease to be whatever someone wants it to be. In other words, Microsoft will disclose enough about the Oslo marchitecture for a consensus of people to decide ...

  • XTP limits?

    Heather Clancy 11 Sep 2008
  • Extreme transaction processing (XTP) has limits that have nothing to do with its 500+ transactions per second performance. The limits are in its applicability in applications, which may benefit ...

  • When SOA met WOA, or Building applications that work while buzz pesters you

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 05 Sep 2008
  • SOA has had a bit of a rough summer. The Best and Brightest of the SOA bloggers have publicly ruminated long and lamentably on SOA’s future. There has been a bit of SOA fatigue in evidence. Could ...

  • XTP powers SOA

    Heather Clancy 29 Aug 2008
  • Extreme transaction processing (XTP) gets down to business in service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications at AbeBooks.com, a Canada-based online bookstore, profiled in a SearchSOA user story ...

  • JavaScript finds Harmony

    Heather Clancy 22 Aug 2008
  • The Web wins, says Nexaweb's CTO Jeremy Chone analyzing what happened with the ECMAScript working group Harmony decision announced earlier this month. "This is really good for the Web." In his ...

  • Sun targets BEA WebLogic users

    Heather Clancy 20 Aug 2008
  • Former BEA customers, who may be unhappy with Oracle Corp.'s plans for WebLogic as its main service-oriented architecture (SOA) server, are targeted by Sun Microsystems Inc., which today announced ...

  • When the Grid met the Cloud - A modern technology fable

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 18 Aug 2008
  • What's in a name? Grid computing and Cloud computing advocates will soon be asking this question. Growing out of academic and open source software efforts, the Grid was represented as a virtually ...

  • Inside Architecture on unified frameworks

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 12 Aug 2008
  • Microsoft Nick Malik recently blogged on "Inside Architecture" about features that would have to be included in a comprehensive framework for enterprise architecture. There would have to more ...

  • Monson-Haefel talks of Curl as Ajax frameworks grow

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 11 Aug 2008
  • Some of the challenge to architects these days comes not from the server side where so much integration effort has been placed, but from the client side. There, Ajax has arisen to improve users' ...

  • So how SOA are ESBs?

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 23 Jul 2008
  • Last week we at SearchSOA.com ran a story about how ESBs aren't as interoperable as users might expect them to be. The story prompted a response from StrikeIron CEO Dave Linthicum, basically ...

  • The dog days of SOA

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 07 Jul 2008
  • We're officially into the dog days of summer, that time of year when you're mind strays to thoughts of cooling off in a body of water. As it turns out, we're also into the dog days of many SOA ...

  • Oracle faces skeptical BEA customer base

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 30 Jun 2008
  • The good news for Oracle Corp. is it seems to have acquired a happy BEA Systems Inc. customer base. Yet the bad news for Oracle is that it seems to have acquired a happy BEA customer base that ...