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14. Practice – Optimizing Services

Tom Graves1  
Eaglehawk, VIC, Australia

Another of the architectural concerns arising from a technology-centered approach to service-architecture is that almost all of the attention is on service-execution and service-choreography, with little left over to assess what happens next. The service may be complete at that point from the requester’s perspective, but not to the service-provider; there’s often still a fair amount of work that needs to be done after the nominal service-request ends.

The first of these is the provision of the service-performance ...

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