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Benefits of Service Oriented Architecture

I’m a believer in Service Oriented Archicecture (SOA). Some of the main benefits that I see from SOA is that it defines clear ownership of data, provides reusability of enterprise resources, maximizes system interoperability. Clear Ownership of Data Service oriented architecture provides a clear ownership of data. A typical web service will store, retrieve and …

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SOAP, XML-RPC, and REST

We’ve been talking for a couple of days now in our information architecture class about Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). Although SOA isn’t exclusively based around web services, web services play an important role. So far, we’ve only discussed SOAP web services in class, but I’d like to talk about some of the other popular web …

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