Establish a policy-driven SOA using WebSphere Service Registry and Repository and WebSphere ESB
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Date archived: November 22, 2016 | First published: October 08, 2008
The WS-Policy specification provides a simple language for expressing policies supported by Web services. IBM® WebSphere® Service Registry and Repository supports loading, changing, and retrieving policy documents, and also supports using policy attachments to link a given policy with a service. This can then be used by a run time component, like an Enterprise Service Bus, to retrieve defined policies for a particular service or operation and act accordingly. This article shows how you can utilize standard WS-Policy documents stored in a registry to impact run time behavior in an ESB -- and then change that behavior on the fly with no code changes or redeployment. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.
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