Service Oriented Architecture For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech)) by Judith Hurwitz, Robin Bloor, Carol Baroudi,

Marcia Kaufman
Publisher: For Dummies (November 6, 2006) | ISBN-10: 0470054352 | PDF | 4,4 Mb | 359 pages


— SOA is the most important initiative facing IT today and is difficult to grasp; this book demystifies the complex topic of SOA

and makes it accessible to all those people who hear the term but aren't really sure what it means — This team of well-

respected authors explains that SOA is a collection of applications that enables resources to be available to other participants in

a network using any service-based technology — Examines how SOA enables faster and cheaper application development and

how it offers reusable code that can be used across various applications — Covers what SOA is, why it matters, how it can

impact businesses, and how to take steps to implement SOA in a corporate environment [/align]