The Architect View of SOA
By J Swaroop on Oct 20, 2009
Here is an interesting article by Bob Rhubart that talks about collaboration across stakeholders as key for SOA success.
"A service-oriented architecture (SOA) is a busy place, a complex clockwork of interconnected, interdependent, and widely distributed moving parts, including those that enjoy a nice cup of coffee in the morning. As such, SOA demands extraordinary collaboration across a broad spectrum of stakeholders. Getting those stakeholders to behave as a cohesive community can be about as easy as teaching bears to tap dance, but that cohesion is an important objective of SOA governance....."