We published a new item today - "Inside the Preferred Data Source Pattern". If you're working with a variety of information sources, and your goal is to have users retreive that data in a way that's transparent to them, then you will undoubtedly benefit from looking at this. It's written by some developerWorks stalwarts - Eoin Lane, Greg Flurry, Mei Selvage, Guenter Sauter, Kyle Brown and Jim Conallen. Their combined brainpower is something to behold.[Read More]
Isn't it SOAnderful?: SOA, architecture, and developer issues.
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The SCA and SDO specs have been submitted to OASIS. The current status is, and I quote:
On March 21, 18 members of the Open SOA Collaboration finalized and published major versions of a suite of Resource Framework (RF) Specifications for a Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) programming model. The following were considered:
Here's a link to the actual paper - http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/library/specification/ws-scasdo/index.html[Read More]