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Evolution of SOA Concepts in Telecommunications
November 2007 (vol. 40 no. 11)
pp. 46-50
Thomas Magedanz, Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS/Technical University Berlin
Niklas Blum, Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS/Technical University Berlin
Simon Dutkowski, Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS/Technical University Berlin
The telecommunications industry has always been service-oriented. However, the convergence-driven need to deliver seamless services across different access networks has forced operators to embrace new approaches, including the Intelligent Network, Web-services-based APIs, and most recently, the IP Multimedia Subsystem.

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Index Terms:
service orientation, telecommunications industry, Intelligent Network, IP Multimedia Subsystem, Web services
Thomas Magedanz, Niklas Blum, Simon Dutkowski, "Evolution of SOA Concepts in Telecommunications," Computer, vol. 40, no. 11, pp. 46-50, Nov. 2007, doi:10.1109/MC.2007.384
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