SOA & Web Services

Service-oriented architecture (SOA) and Web services management apply enterprise management concepts to SOA's service interface layer, implementing key aspects of SOA-based flexibility by enforcing policy and monitoring activity for service requests before they are delivered to the business logic of the service.

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    Report: How To Sell API Strategy To Executives

    Just because APIs are important for mobile apps, business agility, and open, dynamic ecosystems doesn't mean they are easy to sell to executives. A big part of the difficulty is that, in many ca...

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    Report: Vendor Landscape: API Strategy And Delivery Service Providers

    Far beyond their usefulness for mobile apps and internal integration, APIs open new angles into business strategy. Even CEOs and chief strategy officers need to pay attention. The strategic impo...

    • Downloads: 124
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    Report: A Developer's Guide To Forrester's Strategies For API Success

    APIs and service-oriented architecture (SOA) form a critical foundation for the software that is the backbone of modern business. The biggest mistake we see AD&D pros make is to think of APIs on...

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    Report: Forrester Research API Management Solutions Forecast, 2015 To 2020 (US)

    Today's customer-centric, software-powered businesses thrive on connectivity, and connectivity thrives on application programming interfaces (APIs). Mobile apps for customer engagement need APIs...

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      Report: APIs Underpin A Digital Business Platform

      While it's true that transforming to realize the benefits of digital business requires specific initiatives such as mobile apps, the Internet of Things, and predictive analytics, it's a mistake ...

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