Issue No.06 - November/December (2007 vol.24)
Donald Ferguson , Microsoft
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2007.175
"Point Argument: Transition to Service Centric: Tools Drive Business-Model Development," by Donald Ferguson. Well-defined tools are the primary requirement to support the industrial transition to service-oriented architecture. "Counterpoint Argument: Toward Organizational Maturity," by Richard Veryard. Tools don't bring the changes in organization and management practices necessary to use them properly. This department is part of a special issue on service-centric software systems.
software engineering, service-oriented architecture, SOA, software tools
Donald Ferguson, "Point/Counterpoint", IEEE Software, vol.24, no. 6, pp. 78-81, November/December 2007, doi:10.1109/MS.2007.175