Issue No.04 - July/August (2008 vol.10)
Khalil A. Abuosba , Philadelphia University
Asim A. El-Sheikh , The Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2008.70
Service-oriented architecture (SOA) is defined as a paradigm for organizing and using distributed capabilities that might be under the control of different ownership domains. SOA is also known as a methodology for achieving application interoperability and reuse of IT assets in distributed computing environments characterized as transformable by the visibility, interaction, and effect dimensions.
services, architecture, SOA, formal definition, Z, Z-notation, service-oriented architecture, Web services
Khalil A. Abuosba, Asim A. El-Sheikh, "Formalizing Service-Oriented Architectures", IT Professional, vol.10, no. 4, pp. 34-38, July/August 2008, doi:10.1109/MITP.2008.70