Comment lines, The eventful (and stateful) challenge of service integration

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Andre Tost

Date archived: November 22, 2016 | First published: August 03, 2011

Most IT projects that involve a service-oriented architecture (SOA) – and the majority of projects do – also deal with aspects of integration and connectivity between services and their consumers. This article describes a relatively recent trend of adding additional aspects to the integration layer, namely state handling, decision making, and event handling, driven by the desire of the business to become more customer-centric. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.

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Zone=Business process management, WebSphere, Web development
ArticleTitle=Comment lines: The eventful (and stateful) challenge of service integration