Service-Oriented Development

Key Findings:

  • ZapThink finds that up to 75% of the expense in many large-scale software projects can be spent on simply integrating new systems with old.
  • In many cases, new technologies are applied in the same, familiar patterns as old technologies, even though the new technologies may represent completely new advantages and alternatives
  • The principles of SODA provide the guidelines understanding the capabilities of Web Services tools, as well as the big picture of what can be built with them.
  • The Seven principles of SODA are explained in this Insight.