SOA in Practice
Service-oriented architecture (SOA) is finally becoming a concrete discipline rather than a hopeful collection of cloud charts. This book demonstrates how SOA can simplify the creation of large-scale applications, whether your project involves a large set of Web Services-based components, or is a means to connect legacy applications to more modern business processes. SOA in Practice explains how -- and whether -- SOA fits your needs. more »
REST in Practice
Why don't typical enterprise projects go as smoothly as projects you develop for the Web? Does the REST architectural style really present a viable alternative for building distributed systems and enterprise-class applications?

In this insightful book, three SOA experts provide a down-to-earth explanation of REST and demonstrate how you can develop simple and elegant distributed hypermedia systems by applying the Web's guiding principles to common enterprise computing problems. You'll learn techniques for implementing specific Web technologies and patterns to solve the needs of a typical company as it grows from modest beginnings to become a global enterprise. more »
SOA Governance in Action
SOA Governance in Action shows developers how to apply governance concepts and implementation practices to achieve success in SOA projects. You'll learn practical techniques like building a metadata repository using WSO2 Registry or a custom monitoring dashboard using Bamos BAM. You'll also explore other supporting tools, such as using OpenAM, to implement security related policies. Along the way, you'll explore the nuances of writing policies that work for the project and click with your corporate culture.

Written for business application developers. Familiarity with Java and BPMN is helpful but not required. more »
Oracle SOA Infrastructure Implementation Certification Handbook (1Z0-451)
Successfully clear the first stepping stone towards becoming an Oracle Service Oriented Architecture Infrastructure Implementation Certified Expert. The only book available to guide you through the prescribed syllabus for the 1Z0-451 Oracle SOA Foundation Practitioner exam. Learn from a range of self-test questions to fully equip you with the knowledge to pass this exam. more »
Expert Service-Oriented Architecture In C#
Popular author Jeffrey Hasan will draw you into the service-oriented architecture (SOA) mindset, in the context of the release of Indigo - the new Web services protocol and infrastructure support for SOA. Now is the time to consider SOA and to think about how to architect applications using XML messages and loosely-coupled services. With this book, you can get a head start on building SOA applications, using the .NET Framework combined with the Web Services Enhancements (WSE) 2.0 toolkit. more »
Oracle BPM Suite 11g Developer's cookbook
Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips with clear step-by-step instructions and real time examples to develop Industry Sample BPM Process and BPM interaction with SOA Components. Dive into lessons on Fault ,Performance and Rum Time Management. Explore User Interaction ,Deployment and Monitoring. Dive into BPM Process Implementation as process developer while conglomerating BPMN elements. more »
Pro WCF 4, 2nd Edition
Pro WCF 4.0: Practical Microsoft SOA Implementation is a complete guide to Windows Communication Foundation from the service-oriented architecture (SOA) perspective, showing you why WCF is important to service-oriented architecture and development. This book provides deep insight into the functionality of WCF, which shipped with .NET 4.0-like service discovery, routing service, simplified configuration, and other advanced features. Included in this title are informative examples that will aid the reader in understanding and implementing these important additions. more »
Oracle SOA Suite 11g Developer's Cookbook
Extend and enhance the tricks in your Oracle SOA Suite developer arsenal with expert tips and best practices. Get to grips with Java integration, OSB message patterns, SOA Clusters and much more in this book. A practical Cookbook packed with recipes for achieving the most important SOA Suite tasks for developers. more »
SOA Made Simple
Get to grips with clear definitions of "Service" and "Architecture" to understand the full SOA picture. Read about SOA in simple terms from Oracle ACE Directors for SOA and Middleware in this book. A concise, no-nonsense guide to demystifying Service Oriented Architecture. more »
SOA Governance
Learn about SOA Governance to achieve SOA success in your company. Follow a fictitious company's journey of SOA Governance adoption. Learn to choose the right people, processes, and policies to achieve successful SOA Governance within your company. Understand the services and strategies used to achieve consistent results. more »