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The technologies used by IT to create SOAs are maturing. They are found to be robust and reliable. SOA governance provides a framework for making and applying the decisions that determine how the SOA will be designed, developed and operated. Work with real enterprises deploying SOAs to solve real business problems has led to the development of a set of best practices spanning SOA. This paper presents the eight best practices for SOA governance. Download HP’s White Paper on Best Practices for SOA Governance. ... (more)

Market for Web Services-Based Professional Services Heats Up, Says Study

The market for Web services-based professional services is heating up, a new report published by IDC reveals. According to this study, services firms report significant increases in the number of projects, in project complexity, and in the penetration of Web services in their everyday services activities. Clients are taking Web services standards more seriously and are turning experimentation into real implementation. "Services firms' worldwide Web services-related revenue will increase exponentially in 2004 as companies unveil robust pipelines of opportunities," said Sophie Mayo... (more)

SOA World Conference & Expo SYS-CON.TV Power Panel Live From Times Square

View "SOA World Conference & Expo" Power Panel Executives from IBM, BEA, JBoss, Microsoft, Oracle, and Sun debated diverse aspects of their application server offerings. A discussion of price points, from the JBoss open-source model which emphasizes service revenues, to the more traditional business models from most of the other vendors was followed by a discussion of the technical merits of each platform and how each company is uniquely striving to serve what it perceives as its customers' needs. The six industry experts involved in the Shoot-Out this year were Mark Heid (IBM), G... (more)

Laszlo Systems Becomes "Gold Sponsor" of SOA World and Enterprise Open Source Conferences

SYS-CON Events announced today that Laszlo Systems joined SOA World Conference & Expo 2007 East colocated with Enterprise Open Source Conference & Expo 2007 East as "Gold Sponsor." Laszlo Systems is the original developer of the open source platform OpenLaszlo, and provider of Rich Internet Applications and services that advance the Web experience. OpenLaszlo is an XML-native foundation for building next generation Web applications that increase customer retention, conversion and brand loyalty. Laszlo provides comprehensive support services, education, and commercial application... (more)

AgilePath Announces New SOA Governance Solutions and Services

AgilePath announced its CEO, Eric Marks, has completed his 3rd SOA book focused on SOA governance. The new book is entitled "SOA Governance: Evolving Governance in the Services-Driven Enterprise," published by John Wiley & Sons, and is slated for release in August 2008. In addition, AgilePath announced several new SOA governance solutions to build on the strong demand for its vendor-neutral SOA consulting services. "This Enterprise SOA Governance book establishes a repeatable enterprise governance modeling framework that will revolutionize the discipline of SOA Governance," stat... (more)