Design service interfaces with industry models

Value proposition, challenges, and lessons learned

From the developerWorks archives

Carlo Marcoli

Date archived: January 3, 2017 | First published: May 01, 2012

Industry models remove the struggle between tactical and strategic solutions and provide standard templates based on the knowledge of the whole industry. This article covers best practices and guidelines for using industry models in designing the payload of service operations. Learn how “reuse” and “loose coupling” can be competing design forces and how to base the balance between the two on governance decisions. Explore different approaches to customizing industry models.

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