Chapter 8 Inventory Centralization Patterns
The design patterns in the preceding chapter focused on organizing a service inventory into logical domains, which means their application doesn’t affect the physical location of individual services. For example, all of the services within an entity abstraction layer are not expected to reside on the same computer or server.
These next patterns, however, do address physical aspects of service inventory architecture, as follows:
• Process Centralization (193) advocates that logic associated with different ...