eBizQ Business-Driven Architect columnist Brenda Michelson questions "the paired notions that the sole reason to implement services (or not) is re-use potential, and that the main architectural aspect of SOA is governing said services for re-use." SOA, she says, "doesn’t begin and end with re-use potential and enforcement." Do you agree?
"Traditionally a municipal and local program, 3-1-1 approaches are attracting more attention among senior jurisdictions as they study new transformative models of citizen-facing service delivery programs to manag expectations of their constituents,"explains David Gourlay. His article in Summit Magazine describes the story behind the 3-1-1 program in New York City, an Oracle reference.
"When one looks at the many approaches and ways to do architecture," observes Mary Beijleveld, "you realize that an architect can never have in-depth knowledge about all the approaches, let alone apply them. So you really have to work in multidisciplinary teams."