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

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