SOA: The good, the bad and the ugly

What's good and what's not so good about SOA

From the developerWorks archives

Jens Andexer and Willem Bekker

Date archived: January 5, 2017 | First published: November 06, 2009

Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) is currently a hot topic and to be fair this style of architecture has some qualities that are very good. But with the good come some characteristics that are bad and even a few that are ugly.

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