WOA is the latest term to confuse developers. However REST and SOA can be best friends.
Service-oriented architecture governance is about more than software.
The cloud is becoming a very appealing deployment option. I went through the process of setting up my own application in a proof of concept.
Open source provides a way for enterprises to take bite-sized experiments in technology. Proprietary software requires the opposite.
Microsoft needs to decide what it wants to be when it grows up.
What technologies have the most confusing acronyms?
Gartner likes open source for more than just operating systems and app servers.
Structure and governance help to guide the people, processes and applications that make SOA successful. As with any emerging society, the participants within an SOA environment need a common governance framework that provides the rules of engagement, in o
IBM's amazing ability to balance multiple concerns will sooner or later come back to haunt them. My guess is that SOA will create an unbalanced market that they will need to address with open source options.
To date, the biggest obstacle to SOA governance adoption has been lack of understanding of what governance is and why it matters.