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Migrating to SOAs by way of hybrid systems

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

Published

Journal publication date01/2008
JournalIT Professional
Journal number1
Volume10
Number of pages9
Pages34-42
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

A progressive-evolution strategy for migrating systems to service-oriented architectures should minimize the risk to investments in existing software systems while letting businesses exploit the benefits of services. In principle, hybrid systems combine services with nonservice elements. SOAs present a compelling vision for businesses. Conceptually, services bring together a layer of business functionality and a layer of technological implementation.