As a registered member of SearchSOA.com, you're entitled to a complimentary excerpt from the book Executing SOA: A Practical Guide for the Service-Oriented Architect Norbert Bieberstein, Robert G. Laird, Keith Jones, Tilak Mitra and published by IBM Press, May 2008, ISBN 0132353741, Copyright 2008 by International Business Machines Corporation. All rights reserved. "
Service-oriented modeling and design is a discipline that provides prescriptive guidance about how to effectively design an SOA using services, service components, and flows. This chapter discusses service modeling, object orientation, the SOMA technique andexplains how it helps in the identification, specification, and realization of services, service components, and flows.
This was first published in July 2008