Using models to design business processes and services
Assembling components with modeling tools
From the developerWorks archives
First published: December 13, 2011
Get an overview of designing business processes and services, the roles and tools involved, and workflows that software architects can use. The author highlights advantages of assembling the participants and services in a business process or service and provides examples to demonstrate the effects that different models have on the tools used to generate deployable artifacts. She also explains techniques to use to achieve good results, even from incomplete models, and summarizes the SoaML modeling practices to use when assembling processes and services.
This content is no longer being updated or maintained. It is provided "as is" in a PDF file. Given the rapid evolution of technology, some steps and illustrations may have changed.