SOA All-in-One Guides:
The SOA Implementation All-in-One Guide is designed walk IT professionals through the essentials of a service-oriented architecture implementation. Each chapter deals with the central issues you'll need to grasp as you take your SOA from the concept stage straight through to deployment. It starts with a discussion of SOA fundamentals, followed by planning issues, then development, governance, security and runtime concerns. The guide is designed so that you can learn at your own pace and use the content as reference material either to plan what you have coming next along the SOA implementation curve or to assess the steps you've already taken.
This Architectural Skill and Hiring guide showcases a range of articles, tips and expert responses that elaborate on why to focus on enterprise architecture, who is likely to have the skills for successful EA work, and the ongoing issues associated with implementing architecture.
The SOA Lifecycle All-in-One Guide is designed to walk enterprise architects, IT management, IT executives and developers through the essentials of the service-oriented architecture lifecycle. Each chapter deals with the central issues of the SOA lifecycle, including fundamentals, modeling, assembly, deployment and management. The chapters break down those topics into their constituent pieces, giving readers both the conceptual underpinnings in each subsection as well as practical implementation advice. Both macro business concerns and micro project concerns will be covered in each chapter, allowing readers to understand the different roles to be played in pursuing enterprise-wide service orientation. Note that throughout all phases of the SOA lifecycle, governance and quality assurance are constants. The guide is designed so that you can learn at your own pace and it can be used for constant reference, either to aid your learning in a new initiative or to assess steps you've already taken.