Aggressively being adopted by organizations in all markets, service-oriented architecture (SOA) is a framework enabling business process improvement for gaining competitive advantage. Service-Oriented Architecture: SOA Strategy, Methodology, and Technology guides you through the challenges of deploying SOA. It demonstrates conclusively that strategy and methodology are the keys to implementing SOA and provides the methodology needed for SOA success.
The book examines the role of both non-agile and agile project management techniques for deploying SOA. Its methodology applies frameworks of governance, communications, product realization, project management, architecture, data management, service management, human resource management and post implementation processes. Filled with case studies, the book shows the methodology in action.
This reference benefits business managers, business analysts, and technology project managers who are serious about adopting SOA as a long-term strategy. It is also benefits those new to business process management, enterprise architecture, and information systems and need to understand SOA, its business drivers, and its methodology.
Pace University, New York, New York, USA Principal Consultant - HBink, Riverdale, New York, USA
SERVICE-ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE (SOA) STRATEGY Introduction to Strategy Background Business Process Management (BPM) Enterprise Architecture SOA and Web Services Strategy of SOA Governance of Information Technology with SOA Strategy Program Management Methodology Results of Studies on SOA Conclusion Notes SERVICE-ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE (SOA) METHODOLOGY Introduction to Program Management Methodology Background Definition of Program Management Methodology for SOA Framework of Governance Framework of Communications Framework of Product Realization Framework of Project Management Framework of Architecture Framework of Data Management Framework of Service Management Framework of Human Resource Management Framework of Post Implementation Business, Procedural and Technical Factors for Enabling Frameworks of Methodology Responsibilities and Roles of Program Staff for Fulfilling Methodology Approach to Case Studies of Methodology of SOA Notes Deployment and Expansion of Web Services Based on SOA Case Study 1-Life Insurance Firm Case Study 2-Investment Banking Firm Case Study 3-Hardware Manufacturing Firm Case Study 4-Hardware and Software Firm Case Study 5-Travel and Leisure Firm Deployment of Services, Integration of Process and Services Architecture, and Restructuring of Organizations and Staff Case Study 6-Broadband Communications Firm Case Study 7-Certification Testing Firm Case Study 8-Investment Advisory Firm Case Study 9-Insurance Firm Case Study 10-Municipal Energy Utility Case Study 11-Banking Firm Case Study 12-Telecommunications Firm Case Study 13-Software Firm Deployment and Exploitation of Services Based on SOE Case Study 14-Automobile Research Firm Case Study 15-Health Care Consortium Conclusion Frameworks of Methodology for SOA Key Factors for Enabling Frameworks of Methodology Key Roles of Program Staff Key Lessons Learned on Projects of SOA Maturity of SOA in the Studies SERVICE-ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE (SOA) TECHNOLOGY Introduction to Service Technology Difficulty of SOA Technology Enterprise Architecture Strategy Security of SOA Standards of SOA Version Control Notes Service Technology Firms, Technologies and Tools SOA Technology Firms Sources on SOA Standards, Technologies and Tools Conclusion Challenge of SOA and SOA Technology Chief Information Officer (CIO) and SOA Technology Criticality of Methodology and Strategy in SOA Education in a Learning Organization of SOA Future Proposition of SOA Notes Service Terminology Index