* Endorsed by all major vendors (Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, and SAP), SOA has quickly become the industry standard for building next-generation software; this practical guide shows readers how to achieve the many benefits of SOA * Begins with a look at the architectural principles needed to create successful applications and then goes on to examine the process for designing services and SOA implementations * Each stage of the design process has an accompanying chapter that walks readers through the details and provides helpful tips, techniques, and examples * The author team of SOA practitioners also provides two unique, comprehensive, end-to-end case studies illustrating the architectural and design techniques presented in the book
Michael Rosen is chief scientist for Wilton Consulting Group, editorial director of the SOA Institute, Director of Architecture for Cutter Consortium, and a respected industry spokesperson. Boris Lublinsky is lead architect at Navteq, where he is responsible for SOA and BPM implementations. Kevin T. Smith is a technical director at McDonald Bradley, Inc., where he builds highly secure and data-driven SOA solutions for the U.S. government. Marc J. Balcer founded ModelCompilers.com, a provider of tools and services for model-based development.
Boris Lublinsky, Kevin T. Smith, Marc J. Balcer, Michael Rosen, Ramesh Nagappan