O'Reilly logo

Java™ Web Services Unleashed by Mark Wutka, Joseph Weber, Arthur Ryman, K. Scott Morrison, Benoît Marchal, Matthias Kloppmann, Steven Haines, Darren Govoni, Francisco Curbera, Frank Cohen, Robert Brunner

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Business Directions and Perspectives

This chapter has discussed the rationale behind Web services from a technical and business perspective and has even presented some thoughts on where the ROI might exist for companies adopting Web services as a corporate technical solution. In the future, some companies will see a real business opportunity by the new Web services landscape. This translates into new kinds of businesses as well as new ways to address old problems.

Service Chain Integration

As indicated, Web services will provide a valuable unifying platform to re-deliver services and provide new streamlined applications. However, beyond the internal uses of Web services lie the external opportunities. The idea of provisioning information as a ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required