Creating Contract and Policy Metadata

One of the first questions that archtiects and developers are posed with when building an SOA is exactly how to build a “Service”. Companies building loosely-coupled Services know that contracts and policies, built in metadata, are key to making SOA work. So, what exactly goes into Service contracts and policies, and what specifications are currently available to meet Service contract needs?

This 24 slide presentation outlines some of the key issues in creating and implementing Service contracts as well as the steps companies should take to create them.