Microservices Matters

December 2008

  • Microformats for fast REST APIs?

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 29 Dec 2008
  • Microformats have been described as a set open data format standards for structured blogging and web content publishing. They have been tried out, for example, in the realm of XHTML. One tenet of ...

  • How Green was my SOA?

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 22 Dec 2008
  • As part of a large company-wide drive, IBM even promotes SOA as a play in the area of Green (energy-saving) computing. The company just released a so-called SOA Sandbox project online trial that ...

  • SoaML targets top-down, bottom up or meet-in-the-middle modeling

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 18 Dec 2008
  • Signs are beginning to appear pointing the way to SoaML, an OMG-backed specification meant to bring a new type of modeling capability to the service-oriented world. SoaML’s goal is to provide SOA ...

  • Bruce Silver on BPMN

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 16 Dec 2008
  • We have heard the story of aligning IT and development before, haven’t we? That the story is told over and over does not make it a bad story per se. Some stories bear retelling. If the details ...

  • Interoperability remains SOA bugaboo

    Heather Clancy 09 Dec 2008
  • Despite years of work on Web services standards, interoperability remains a bugaboo. Because of interoperability problems, service-oriented architecture is not as easy as it might be in the best of ...

  • Fowler on Registries: Something wiki this way comes

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 05 Dec 2008
  • Object expert, refactoring maven and all around software process guru Martin Fowler took a look at the notion of registries recently, particularly the notion of automated registry service look up. ...

  • Legacy lost in Web 2.0 hype, survey finds

    Heather Clancy 03 Dec 2008
  • Core business applications are important to companies. But IT hiring priorities are skewed toward Web 2.0 developers, potentially leaving modernization of mission-critical applications in jeopardy, ...