Microservices Matters

September 2009

  • In BPM complexity, Active Endpoints finds a middle road

    Rob Barry - TechTarget 30 Sep 2009
  • Business process management systems (BPMSs) can be criticized for being either too business user-centric and lightweight, or overly technical and not user-friendly. The culture of SOA, however, is ...

  • Android and SOA

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 30 Sep 2009
  • Certainly the Web is the largest influencer of software architecture and technology innovation since the LAN. SOA was highly influenced by said Web architecture. In turn, services have driven the ...

  • SPEC group targets SOA benchmark

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 24 Sep 2009
  • A long standing standards body is taking a stab at measuring SOA performance. The SPEC benchmark group is interested in hearing from people on this topic. Current SPEC member companies committed to ...

  • Distributed computing veteran ScaleOut preps for cloud computing

    Mike Pontacoloni - TechTarget 22 Sep 2009
  • by Rob Barry and Jack Vaughan To get a view of how cloud computing may progress, one may look at the course of data grids and distributed caching. Boutique companies such as Appistry, GigaSpace, ...

  • What's the future of XML?

    Mike Pontacoloni - TechTarget 21 Sep 2009
  • by Jack Vaughan We should know that no technology fits all jobs over all times. But I will admit I thought XML might come close. The 'X' stands for 'eXtensible,' after all, so it seemed to have a ...

  • Yahoo's Heilmann talks standards and API connectedness at The Ajax Experience

    Rob Barry - TechTarget 16 Sep 2009
  • Yahoo Technical Evangelist Christian Heilmann gave a talk at The Ajax Experience 2009 conference on using and offering data on the Web. He spent a good deal of the time plugging the Yahoo Query ...

  • MS Doloto tool said to speed large-scale Ajax applications

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 16 Sep 2009
  • According to Microsoft’s Soma  Somasegar, the company released Doloto, a tool that analyzes Ajax application workloads and automatically performs code splitting of existing large web applications.  ...

  • OSGi in the context of Java

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 15 Sep 2009
  • IBM engineer Ian Robinson has a noteworthy blog post concerning OSGi. He points out areas of interest, questions to be answered. On the other hand is the question of just how OSGi features in the ...

  • Smart Jam from IBM and a side note

    Jack Vaughan - Senior News Writer 14 Sep 2009
  • IBM is announcing a new set of professional services. They include IBM Smart Business Desktop on the IBM Cloud, IBM Mobile Enterprise Services for Managed Blackberry, and IBM Converged ...

  • Modernizing the elephant

    Mike Pontacoloni - TechTarget 09 Sep 2009
  • Earlier this decade, old applications were often discarded and replaced with new ones that could better fit into a service-oriented architecture. With smaller budgets, though, many viewers see that ...