Chapter 4. Service-Orientation
4.1 Introduction to Service-Orientation
4.2 Problems Solved by Service-Orientation
4.3 Challenges Introduced by Service-Orientation
4.4 Additional Considerations
4.5 Effects of Service-Orientation on the Enterprise
4.6 Origins and Influences of Service-Orientation
4.7 Case Study Background
Having covered some of the basic elements of service-oriented computing, we now narrow our focus on service-orientation. The next set of sections establish the paradigm of service-orientation and explain how it is changing the face of distributed computing.
4.1. Introduction to Service-Orientation
In the every day world around ...