San Francisco Conference observations: Enterprise transformation, enterprise architecture, SOA and a splash of cloud computing
February 6, 2012

This guest post comes courtesy of Chris Harding, Forum Director for SOA and Semantic Interoperability at The Open Group. Read more

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The Open Group releases SOA and cloud computing standards, updates OSIMM
January 19, 2012

The Open Group has announced this week the availability of two new industry standards to integrate fundamental elements of service oriented architecture (SOA) and cloud computing into a solution for enterprise architecture (EA). The new standards are: SOA Reference Architecture (SOA RA) and the Service-Oriented Cloud Computing Infrastructure Framework (SOCCI). Read more

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Capgemini’s CTO on how cloud computing exposes the duality between IT and business transformation
January 18, 2012

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MIT’s Ross on how enterprise architecture and IT more than ever lead to business transformation
January 11, 2012

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How I became a REST ‘convert’
July 15, 2011

This guest post comes courtesy of Ronald Schmelzer, senior analyst at ZapThink.

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Cloud brokering: Building a cloud of clouds
April 23, 2011

This guest BriefingsDirect post comes courtesy of Jason Bloomberg, managing partner at ZapThink. Read more

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Integration needs escalate as enterprises ramp up ESBs, seek to join SaaS and legacy
April 12, 2011

Some 23 percent of software decision-makers have already implemented enterprise application integration software, and another 19 percent are currently expanding or upgrading their implementation according to new Forrester data examining integration trends. Read more

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Red Hat introduces JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5.1 with enterprise-class open source data virtualization
March 9, 2011

Red Hat today announced the availability of JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5.1, which includes new extensions for data services integration. Read more

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Open Group conference next week focuses on role and impact of enterprise architecture amid shifting sands for IT and business
February 4, 2011

Next week’s The Open Group conference in San Diego comes at an important time in the evolution of IT and business. And it’s not too late to attend the conference, especially if you’re looking for an escape from the snow and ice. Read more

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The Open Group bridges SOA definitions gap with release of new technical standard SOA Ontology
December 8, 2010

In an effort to bridge the communication gap between business and IT over service oriented architecture (SOA), The Open Group today released a new ontology that helps better define the concepts, terms, and semantics involved in SOA. Read more

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