Gartner Research

Five Principles of SOA in Business and IT

Published: 18 December 2006

ID: G00145180

Analyst(s): W. Roy Schulte


The principles that make the concept of services helpful in organizing the business side of a company can also be applied to the design of application software -- and that is the essence of service-oriented architecture.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Business Use of the Service Concept
  • Adoption of Services in a Business Context
  • IT Use of the Service Concept
  • Implementation Considerations
  • Summary

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