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Taming the SOA Beast - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog topic introduced the notion of how complex and tricky it can be to manage and govern enterprise applications' service oriented architecture

objectweb esb  as whether the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) and Web Services Description Language (WSDL) headers comply with the WS-I Basic Profile for Web services interoperability . Also, the feature checks whether the extensible markup language (XML) schema was formed properly, and whether the “contracts” between Web services are valid so that companies can ensure they won't break at run-time because of faulty logic. Another plug-in, called Load Check , provides a pre-test simulation of the system's

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Bonitasoft, Part 1: An Upbeat Provider of Open Source BPM Software


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Progress-ing Towards ERP On-Demand


While most discussions about the Software as a Service (SaaS) market revolve around the likes of Salesforce.com, NetSuite, Google, IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, OpSource, etc., the name Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) rarely comes to mind, unjustifiably. While Progress itself is to blame in part for a less aggressive marketing effort (and for the-best-kept-secret-in-the-market status

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Spagic


Spagic 3 is universal middleware, characterized by an innovative approach to the management and development of service-oriented architecture (SOA) solutions, which are highly modular and configurable around an open service gateway initiative (OSGi) kernel. Spagic 3 can help users develop extensible solutions that offer the following features: platform independence code reusability for different goals and containers, such as J2EE, TP, ESB, BPM management of the life cycle of different business and infrastructure components configuration and start-up of single modules Spagic 3 offers a range of tools that support the management of SOA projects, including modeling support tools, services definition, development of forms to support users' activities, deployment control, connectors, business process modeling (BPM) engines, infrastructural services and containers, and a monitoring environment.  

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Magic Quadrant for B2B Gateway Providers


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Goal-oriented Business Process Management


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objectweb esb  They offer stable business objectives, shifting variability and change to the tactical plans and operations used to achieve them. In day-to-day business operations, it is standard behavior to set business or operational goals, decompose those goals into milestones (sub-goals) and assign plans of activities to each milestone. It should also be routine to track the execution of activity plans to monitor performance, detect problems and take appropriate action. Goals allow process management responsibility Read More

Improve the Speed, Reliability, and Scalability of Your ESB


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Ambitious Plans and Promises: An Enterprise Software Vendor’s Open Course of Action


Infor has met several of its objectives with Infor Open SOA. The vendor has managed to resolve inherited customer retention issues, move forward with “green” and corporate social responsibility initiatives, and even has a viable new product version to offer Baan users.

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Ambitious Plans and Promises: An Enterprise Software Provider Keeps Its Word


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May a New Day Begin for Mature Enterprise Applications - Part 1


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Saba People 2013-Of Learning & Development Cloud Platform


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objectweb esb  Committee (AICC), Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM), and Tin Can standards. The hundreds of members of the Saba Content Connect program ensure that the platform has ready access to global learning content. Saba Integration Studio —Built on a services-oriented architecture (SOA) with an ESB, the platform’s integration capabilities are packaged together in a new environment that enables creation of bulk data imports and exports to speed initial implementations; SAML 2.0 single sign on Read More

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The Wizardry of Business Process Management - Part 4


Part 1 of this blog series started a lengthy discussion about the value proposition and parts-and-parcels of business process management (BPM), with an ensuing focus on Pegasystems (also known as Pega) as one of the leading BPM suite providers. Part 2 then analyzed in depth the vendor’s ability to help business users capture (and then realize) business objectives and intent, while Part 3 focused

objectweb esb  there is a unified object and data model within a thin-client  Integrated Development Environment (IDE ). This method is in sharp contrast to the still-prevailing approach of deploying a patchwork of BPM modules in a non-declarative modeling manner. In this manner, disparate applications have to be built to manage policies and procedures. Business policies must be “coded” as technical business rules in a business rule engine (BRE ) or in some programming language like Java . In Read More

Mega-Vendors Warming Up to the Cloud - Part 4


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