Web 2.0 -- Catching a wave of business innovation

From the developerWorks archives

Rick Robinson

Date archived: September 1, 2016 | First published: January 31, 2008

Web 2.0 is at the center of a wave of excitement concerning how enterprises—commercial or public organisations—are trying to exploit the current generation of Internet technologies. This four-part article series examines aspects of Web 2.0 relevant to the enterprise. In this first installment, take a look at the business and technical drivers behind Web 2.0, the challenges and opportunities Web 2.0 presents to enterprises, and the relationship between Web 2.0 and Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA).

This content is no longer being updated or maintained. The full article is provided "as is" in a PDF file. Given the rapid evolution of technology, some steps and illustrations may have changed.

Zone=SOA and web services
ArticleTitle=Enterprise Web 2.0, Part 1: Web 2.0 -- Catching a wave of business innovation