The King (SOA) Is Dead; Long Live the King

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The King (SOA) Is Dead; Long Live the King

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Posted January 27, 2009 in Business & Enterprise Architecture, Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies


A recent blog post from the Burton Group on the alleged "Death of SOA" has been causing quite a stir.1 The contention is that the bad economic situation has finally finished the "SOAsaurus" off and that we must now concentrate on services, along with mashups, cloud computing, and software as a service (SaaS) -- and not service-oriented architecture (SOA).