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SOA Reference Architecture

SOA Reference Architecture

Reference: C119


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This document is The Open Group Standard for SOA Reference Architecture (SOA RA).

Superseded by ISO/IEC 18384 (see

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The SOA RA provides guidelines and options for making architecture, design, and implementation decisions when adopting a service-oriented approach to information technology. Its goal is to be a blueprint for creating or evaluating architecture. Additionally, it provides insights, patterns, and the building blocks for integrating fundamental elements of SOA into an Enterprise or Solution Architecture.
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Reference C119
US ISBN 1-937218-01-0
Published 5 Dec 2011
Pages 192
Type Standards
Subject SOA
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Common Name SOA RA
Status Adopted
Service Category Software Engineering Services
Service Architecture
Type The Open Group Technical Standard

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