Issue No. 04 - July/August (2008 vol. 10)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2008.70
Khalil A. Abuosba , Philadelphia University
Asim A. El-Sheikh , The Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences
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
K. A. Abuosba and A. A. El-Sheikh, "Formalizing Service-Oriented Architectures," in IT Professional, vol. 10, no. , pp. 34-38, 2008.