Service orientation is one of the most popular trends of these recent years,
but there are not any metrics on it. Hence you can not consume SOA in a
project with a specific measuring. On the other side, Unified Process
(especially RUP) has powerful abilities on such developments. In our
discussion Chris Shayan is going to demonstrate that we can combine SOA and
RUP with each other and finally make a Service Oriented Unified Process.
Speaker Bio: Chris Shayan has authored three books which are on Flash
ActionScript, UML and RUP. In addition, he has developed two open source
frameworks which are Paradise RAD and AOJF. Also, Chris has participated in
various open source projects such as hibernate, struts, liferay and etc. He
has been a Java EE architect for about 3 years and right now he is CTO of
ASHNA Samane company.
SOAWorld Conference & Expo 2008 East
June 23-24, 2... (more)
Bowstreet, the industry's leading provider of prepackaged composite
applications and web-based services, announced it has launched a set of
portal-based composite applications, designed to increase productivity.
Enterprise Portal Solutions will not be available until mid-December.
Bowstreet is priming the market for its release by offering Web seminars and
The first suite of the Enterprise Portal Solutions, Workforce Management
Suite, is to bring about reduced overhead costs and improved employee
productivity, through automation and employee self-service (ESS) and... (more)
"This is a plain and brazen violation of copyright law," said Authors Guild
president Nick Taylor. "It's not up to Google or anyone other than the
authors, the rightful owners of these copyrights, to decide whether and how
their works will be copied."
Taylor was speaking as the Authors Guild and a Lincoln biographer, a
children's book author, and a former Poet Laureate of the United
States filed a class action suit today in federal court in Manhattan against
Google over what they call its unauthorized scanning and copying of books
through its Google Library program.
The suit all... (more)
"SOA serves as the foundation for the move into the cloud," stated Dr. Kareem
Yusuf, Director Product Management, WebSphere Software, IBM, in his keynote
at SOA World Conference & Expo in NYC Tuesday.
"What are the characteristics of the cloud?" Dr Yusuf then asked. Shared
infrastructure, self-service capabilities, and the fact that it will be
virtualized are several that he mentioned. He also noted that two things
stand out about the cloud - self-service access and management, and elastic
"What we are actually doing with the cloud comes down to cloud services,"
(Portsmouth, NH; Santa Clara, CA) –Bowstreet and Sun Microsystems, Inc.,
have significantly advanced the Sun ONE services on demand initiative with an
agreement to port the Bowstreet Business Web Factory to the Sun ONE
architecture, including the iPlanet Application Server and the iPlanet Portal
Server platform. The agreement brings dynamic Web services assembly – the
ability to assemble and customize the appropriate Web services at run-time
– to the enterprise.
As part of the agreement, Bowstreet will offer a fully integrated version of
its Web services development and assembly ... (more)