Business Process Management

Concepts, Languages, Architectures (Third Edition)

Service-oriented architecture (SOA)

Read the article “The Tao of E-Business Services” from Steve Burbeck. Use this article as a foundation for discussing:

a) What are the initial goals of service-oriented architectures?

b) What has already been implemented/What is still missing?

More information on service-oriented architecture can be found in the book in chapter 2.5.