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  • Podcast: Common pitfalls of data integration

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 14 Feb 2008
  • In the world of application development, data is king. Unfortunately many new-fangled approaches to app dev, like SOA, have neglected that importance of turning data into an accessible, reusable ...

  • Wall St. looks to meld enterprise mashups with SOA

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 13 Feb 2008
  • Web 2.0 and enterprise mashups were the hot topics at this year's Web Services/SOA on Wall St. conference. Michael Ogrinz, principal architect for global markets at Bank of America, revealed his ...

  • Is there a better way to say SOA governance?

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 11 Feb 2008
  • At SearchSOA.com we spend a fair amount of time writing about the importance of governance and how you aren’t likely to succeed with service orientation unless you put a solid governance model ...

  • SOA is big, a billion new readers can’t be wrong

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 04 Feb 2008
  • SearchSOA.com has gone international. Just recently we launched a version of the site in China. Now, technically speaking, we don't have a billion new readers on the site, but you get the idea: ...

  • Could Yahoo! change Microsoft’s app dev focus?

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 01 Feb 2008
  • Unless you've been under a rock, you've probably heard by now that Microsoft has placed a $44.6 billion bid to buy Yahoo!. We'll leave it to others to ponder the Wall St. implications of the move, ...

  • Deadline extended for SearchSOA.com products of the year

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 28 Jan 2008
  • Last week we got flooded with requests to extend the deadline for our Products of the Year Awards submissions. Normally we'd have taken a "no soup for you" stance on this, but when the requests ...

  • RIA and composite applications survey

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 28 Jan 2008
  • Let's face it, service-oriented architecture is boring. I mean, with all that planning and attention to detail and consistency. Maybe that appeals to the small percentage of people out there who ...

  • SOA governance seminar coming to a town near you

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 18 Jan 2008
  • For the past two years, we at SearchSOA.com have been told regularly by our members (numbering 450,000+ these days), that you need help with governance. Apparently the mechanics of running an SOA ...

  • Oracle buys BEA, but the app dev, SOA suites still conflict

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 16 Jan 2008
  • Oracle Corp. finally came up with an offer BEA Systems Inc. couldn't refuse, but the sale is merely a prelude to a pile of "now what?" questions. The next year in the application development ...

  • SOA, primed for recession?

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 14 Jan 2008
  • Could growing fears of an economic slowdown in the U.S. be good news for service-oriented architecture? While it's morbid to consider, the answer might be yes. While most companies don't have an ...

  • SOA in 2008, what do users see?

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 07 Jan 2008
  • Over the past few weeks the media has been full of 2007 recaps and 2008 predictions. It's not just the tech media or the service-oriented architecture space. The national and international media ...

  • New SOA modeling lesson

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 02 Jan 2008
  • A wise person once said that when you set out to do something, a good place to start is at the beginning. Service-oriented architecture is no different. Often would be practitioners of SOA start in ...

  • Seeking nominations for SearchSOA.com 2007 products of the year

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 24 Dec 2007
  • Everyone claims to be #1, but we at SearchSOA.com believe that matter isn't official until we make it official with our products of the year awards. The nomination form is now live. We have eight ...

  • Podcast: The architecture of dynamic business applications

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 19 Dec 2007
  • The purpose of service-oriented architecture is to better marry IT to business initiatives ... or at least that's what SOA proponents keep telling us. Yet what are the technologies that enable ...

  • SOA security lesson

    George Crump - Storage Switzerland 17 Dec 2007
  • In a recent survey, our readers reported security is the top organizational requirement for SOA. All of the agility in the world doesn't matter if you can't provide it in a secure fashion. Yet ...