It is often the case that a DataPower developer will have work to do, but does not yet have a[…]Read more
Category: web service
What is a Web Service? What is a Service?
I have watched this debate unfold at every client site I have visited in the past few years. There are[…]Read more
Service Mediation vs. Service Orchestration
I’ve wanted to define this term for a while, but, someone beat me to it several years ago. I generally[…]Read more
To follow up on the Wire Protocol post, the next logical step in our SOA exploration is Data Formats. A[…]Read more
Like so much of our computer industry, the ecosystem around SOA has many acronyms, buzzwords, and phrases that are supposed[…]Read more
Recommended Reading Material for SOA
Following up on the recommended reading lists I’ve posted recently, this post contains a list of the books and specifications[…]Read more
SOA Security Reading Material
At nearly every client site, I’m asked to put together a recommended reading list on a variety of subjects. Web[…]Read more
What is an ESB?
In the past year, I have stood in a conference room at more than one client fielding a question along[…]Read more
What is a Web Service? What is a web service?
This one has probably been addressed many times. But, I needed a place to link to whenever it comes up[…]Read more
What Is A SOAP Web Service?
A SOAP Web Service is any web service that is compliant with the SOAP 1.1 or SOAP 1.2 specs. When[…]Read more