Why a data model matters in SOA

Summary:Worth quoting: When nostalgia for the Sneakernet is warranted.

Worth quoting:

"An old diskette sent by regular mail with the correct information recorded and delivered at the right time is worth more than the most complex Web service, running at best SOA suite on the market, but that has the wrong information."

- Jose Luiz Berg, in Service Technology Magazine ("The Integration Between EAI and SOA")

Topics: Enterprise Software, Developer


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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