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Where Do You Want to Go in Your SOA Adoption Journey?
May/June 2008 (vol. 10 no. 3)
pp. 36-39
Shrikant Mulik, L&T Infotech
Sushil Ajgaonkar, L&T Infotech
Kavindra Sharma, L&T Infotech
Not every company has the same needs in adopting a service-oriented architecture (SOA). The authors compare four options for increasing system flexibility.

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Index Terms:
service-oriented architecture, SOA, Web services, services, Business Process Execution Language, BPEL, service-orchestration engine, SOE, IT, IT Pro
Citation:
Shrikant Mulik, Sushil Ajgaonkar, Kavindra Sharma, "Where Do You Want to Go in Your SOA Adoption Journey?," IT Professional, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 36-39, May-June 2008, doi:10.1109/MITP.2008.61
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