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  • SOA and networking, the conversation that never seems to happen

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 01 May 2008
  • One of our sister sites, SearchNetworking.com, just published a story on how networking pros need to collaborate with people on the applications more often these days because service-oriented apps ...

  • Telecom industry provides SOA contrast

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 28 Apr 2008
  • I've been having an extended conversation during this calendar year about SOA and the telecom industry, namely that the European telecoms are often the reference models for what a service-oriented ...

  • SOA versus perfect SOA

    Heather Clancy 25 Apr 2008
  • In the early days of client/server adoption in the 1990s there were lots of articles lamenting the fact the client/server wasn't living up to its promise. It was just another theory that didn't ...

  • Does WOA bring anything new to SOA?

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 21 Apr 2008
  • A lot of analysts I respect have been pushing the concept of Web-oriented architecture, or WOA, of late. For those unfamiliar with the term, Dion Hinchcliffe has covered it extensively and Dana ...

  • Pearls of wisdom from SOA users at IBM Impact

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 14 Apr 2008
  • It's amazing what happens you put a few thousand SOA users together. Suddenly you start to get a clearer picture of what service orientation can achieve at both the business and IT levels. That was ...

  • IBM showing off SOA’s impact

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 10 Apr 2008
  • Things Kate Pierson surely never thought she'd say during a concert when the B-52s were taking off 30 years ago: "Happy birthday WebSphere!" Now, THAT is what I call a mashup. Artists who debut ...

  • Big Blue sMashes into Web 2.0

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 08 Apr 2008
  • At its Impact 2008 event, IBM today launched a REST-based development environment called WebSphere sMash, based on its open source Project Zero. sMash supports both the PHP and Groovy scripting ...

  • BPM and event-driven SOA highlight IBM Impact

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 07 Apr 2008
  • The overwhelming theme coming from IBM on the opening day of its Impact 2008 event is that SOA isn't about the technology. It sounds a bit odd to hear that message coming from a company with more ...

  • Open source leading SOA charge in 2008

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 07 Apr 2008
  • Last August I noted that Microsoft regularly finds itself buried under an avalanche of news coming from its Java-based competition. It's impossible to compete with that kind of volume and that fact ...

  • Business process modeling: What’s in a word?

    Heather Clancy 04 Apr 2008
  • Defining your terms makes a world of difference when a project manager is modeling a business process, says Debra Berard, program manager for business excellence, Lean/Six Sigma at Seagate ...

  • SOA, Progress and the R-word

    Heather Clancy 28 Mar 2008
  • Two interconnected debates are raging in the blogsphere over how service-oriented architecture (SOA) may be running into resistence in 2008. One debate covered this week in a SearchSOA article is ...

  • Podcast: Mulesource CEO on why SOA requires many ESBs

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 26 Mar 2008
  • This podcast with Mulesource CEO Dave Rosenberg covers the role of the enterprise service bus (ESB) inside an SOA. Rosenberg notes that an ESB shouldn't be thought of as a singular piece of ...

  • Oracle avoids JavaScript in RIA tools

    Heather Clancy 24 Mar 2008
  • Oracle Corp. continues to pursue its agnostic approach to Web 2.0 development as its tools designed to help developers create Ajax without having to mess with JavaScript progress through beta, says ...

  • The SOA-RIA intersection

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 21 Mar 2008
  • Recently we polled SearchSOA.com site members on their RIA and composite application plans. What we discovered is there's a massive overlap between the SOA and RIA audiences. In all we received 395 ...

  • Eclipse forms OSGi community

    Heather Clancy 19 Mar 2008
  • At EclipseCon this week, the Eclipse Foundation announced that it is forming a new open source community project "to develop and promote open source runtime technology based on Equinox, a ...