Cloud is causing organizations to look at the real costs of service delivery
Service technology -- from SOA to cloud to IT service management -- promises many "-ilities": greater agility, flexibility, and reusability. Joe McKendrick explores the challenges and opportunities with service orientation, and how to capitalize on these emerging computing philosophies.
Joe McKendrick is an author, consultant and speaker specializing in trends and developments shaping the technology industry.
Geek & Poke's Oliver Widder reminds us that designing and putting a great SOA-based infrastructure out into the enterprise is only half the battle.
It's official: Oracle finished fusing Fusion with Fusion Middleware
Welcome to Service Oriented Architecture, Phase 2. It's bigger, It's badder, it's all business.
Does event driven architecture (EDA) represent the next phase of SOA? This is a subject of continuing debate, but Udi Dahan makes the case for EDA as the next logical stage of SOA.
Lean IT is about reducing 'waste' in IT processes. Haven't we been trying to do that for years with SOA, virtualization, Agile development, and IT automation?
Home-grown apps can never be 'lean.' But neither can packaged apps.
Analyst: cloud may finally 'cement SOA into the IT mainstream'
Dion Hinchcliffe says SOA is underused, over-engineered, and slow to change. Time for a more lightweight Web approach?
Geek & Poke's Oliver Widder shows us what CIOs like to hear...