In a post addressing networking among enterprise architects, James Governor asserts that "People want to connect to their peers above and beyond just some abstract concept of enterprise architecture. They want to network with those who have the same passion and spirit on topics as others. Enterprise architecture sometimes is a catch-all bucket that is overdistilled where some practitioners may care about forms of comprehensive documentation such as Zachmann or TOGAF while others may be more interested in metrics and governance while another crowd may be interested in rationalization and so on."
"Using [SOA Suite] 11g gives the business users one common look and feel and the developers one standardized approach for building UI applications, " says iAdvise's Nathalie Roman. "Now you have the ability to customize the worklist application using the visual editor of Jdeveloper and the component pallette as if you were defining and tailoring and ADF application."