Wall street bullish on SOA

Summary:The Web Services on Wall Street conference just wrapped up, and a summary can be found in this special edition (PDF format) of eWeek.Among the highlights:ESBs make better SOAs.

The Web Services on Wall Street conference just wrapped up, and a summary can be found in this special edition (PDF format) of eWeek.

Among the highlights:

  • ESBs make better SOAs. Hub Vandervoort, vice president of strategic services, is quoted as saying that the enterprise service bus architecture represents "the best platform for building a large-scale SOA." He notes that ESBs enable more cost reduction, more agility, and "a more flexible architecture for handling rapid responses."
  • SeeBeyond Technology and Sun Microsystems announced a joint solution, SeeBeyond Financial Services SOA. The offering combines SeeBeyond's ICAN Suite, which includes prepackaged components, with Sun's Web services-enabled portal.
























Topics: Enterprise Software

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Joe McKendrick is an author and independent analyst who tracks the impact of information technology on management and markets. Joe is co-author, along with 16 leading industry leaders and thinkers, of the SOA Manifesto, which outlines the values and guiding principles of service orientation. He speaks frequently on cloud, SOA, data, and... Full Bio

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