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PUBLIC MARKS from nhoizey with tags web_services & soa

January 2009

SOA is Dead

SOA was supposed to reduce costs and increase agility on a massive scale. Except in rare situations, SOA has failed to deliver its promised benefits. After investing millions, IT systems are no better than before.

February 2008

Orchestra: Open Source BPEL / BPM Solution - Orchestra : The Open Source BPEL solution

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Orchestra is a complete solution to handle long-running business processes orchestration. It is based on the OASIS standard BPEL (Business Process Execution Language). It includes a powerful BPEL Engine and all the related graphical tools to design, admin

October 2007

Pete Lacey’s Weblog :: What is SOA?

Once again the participants in the SOA discussion group have got themselves all riled up about what exactly SOA is and why it may or may not be working.

A Close Look at BPEL 2.0 @ SOA WORLD MAGAZINE

BPEL provides a broadly adopted process orchestration standard supported by many vendors today and used to define business processes that orchestrate services, systems, and people into end-to-end business processes and composite applications

July 2007

REST vs. WS-*: War is Over (If You Want It) :: David Chappell :: Blog

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REST is for data-oriented applications that focus on create/read/update/delete scenarios. Solution based on WS-* for service/method-oriented applications, especially those that need more advanced behaviors such as transactions and more-than-basic security

April 2007

» Another view: ‘Magic number’ for SOA services threshold is ‘nuts’ | Service-Oriented Architecture | ZDNet.com

an opinion that '50' seems to be the threshold at which Web services may require some better care and feeding, with governance, registry, management, and all that good stuff