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Chapter 7. Technology options
This chapter considers some of the key technologies relevant to the
implementation of the Process-focused Application Integration pattern. The
following technology areas are discussed:
Flow languages
Business processes are described by flow languages. This chapter discusses
three of these languages and describes which process managers use them.
Web services
Web services are a common component of any new business process activity
implementation. This chapter introduces some of the fundamental issues
associated with Web services.
Java Message Service (JMS)
Messaging is a key component of most process managers. This chapter
introduces the Java messaging standard.
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