September 2005 | Archive by Month | SearchSOA.com

September 2005

  • BEA embraces Eclipse, acquires M7

    BEA Systems Inc. yesterday snatched up Eclipse IDE vendor M7 Corp, giving the company a sizable infusion of open source functionality.

  • Toward a Pattern Language for Service-oriented Architecture and Integration, Part 1: Build a Service

    This article examines patterns related to service-oriented architecture and provides guidance on how to use them during migration, modeling, design and implementation of SOA.

  • BEA gears up for runtime SOA

    Beefed-up throughput and hot swappable applications highlight BEA Systems Inc.'s push to build out an enterprise-class runtime for Web services.

  • How to write a service contract

    In this second of a two-part column, Preston Gralla looks at what should go into a service contract and how to draw one up.

  • AmberPoint introduces a SOA Validation System

    The new system will use message traffic collected from runtime to test and validate services against a complete set of dependent applications.

  • Websphere MQ

    Websphere MQ, formerly known as MQ (message queue) series, is an IBM standard for program-to-program messaging across multiple platforms.

  • Web services open for business

    An Indiana credit union and San Diego defense contractor don't have much in common, except that both have figured out ways to build Web services and recompose them to meet diverse business processes.

  • Above All Software beefs up composite application platform

    The company adds graphical modeling and the ability to expose composite applications as Web services, plus extends support to J2EE.

  • UDDI registry helps NASA create an earth science 'marketplace'

    NASA's Earth Observing System Clearinghouse leverages Systinet registry in its SOA to enable third parties to query and share data and register services.

  • Gmail

    Gmail (pronounced Gee-mail) is a free Web-based e-mail service currently being tested at Google that provides users with a gigabyte of storage for messages and provides the ability to search for sp...

  • clickthrough rate (CTR)

    In banner advertising on a Web site, the clickthrough rate (CTR) is the percentage of times that viewers of a Web page click on a given banner ad.

  • Web Intermediaries (WBI)

    Web Intermediaries (WBI - pronounced "webby") is a framework and set of programming tools from IBM for the uniform creation and control of intermediary programs such as proxy servers, transcoding p...

  • Web-Based Enterprise Management (WBEM)

    Web-Based Enterprise Management (WBEM) is a set of industry standards that an enterprise can use to manage its information operations in the distributed computing environment of the Internet.

  • mask

    In graphic design, a mask is a tool that allows you to protect a specific area of an image from modification.

  • domain sniper

    A domain sniper is a person or company that locates and registers a Web site domain name that has lapsed from registration in the expectation that the original registrant will be willing to buy the...

  • UpperCamelCase

    UpperCamelCase (part of CamelCase) is a naming convention in which a name is formed of multiple words that are joined together as a single word with the first letter of each of the multiple words c...

  • lowerCamelCase

    lowerCamelCase (part of CamelCase) is a naming convention in which a name is formed of multiple words that are joined together as a single word with the first letter of each of the multiple words (...

  • CamelCase

    CamelCase is a naming convention in which a name is formed of multiple words that are joined together as a single word with the first letter of each of the multiple words capitalized so that each w...

  • pop-up blocker (pop-up killer)

    A pop-up blocker (sometimes called a pop-up killer) is a program that prevents pop-ups from displaying in a user's Web browser.

  • data binding

    Data binding is a process that allows an Internet user to manipulate Web page elements using a Web browser.