Chapter 4. SOA Terminology and Concepts


4.1 Basic Terminology and Concepts

4.2 Further Reading

4.3 Case Study Example

This chapter describes fundamental terms and concepts associated with service-oriented computing.

4.1. Basic Terminology and Concepts

Definitions for the following items are provided in this section:

Service-Oriented Computing


Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)

SOA Manifesto


Cloud Computing

IT Resources

Service Models

Service Inventory

Service Portfolio

Service Candidate

Service Contract

Service-Related Granularity

Service Profiles

SOA Design Patterns

These terms are used ...

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