How to virtualize your software portfolio

Can you imagine a world where "in production" is just the breath you take between changes (unlike today, where change is an event that disturbs production)? That's where we're headed, and faster than

Published on: February 6th, 2014 Bruce Stewart

Oracle touts Fusion apps as Salesforce killer

After taking shots at Amazon and SAP over cloud and analytics, Ellison turned his guns on CRM giant Ellison spoke of his company's technological robustness compared to, according to this ComputerWorld article,

Published on: October 3rd, 2012 brian bloom

Use a business approach in SOA design, governance: Expert

If you listen to industry discussion of service-oriented architecture (SOA), you are likely to get the impression that SOA is best thought of as a technical approach for application integration. The reality is

Published on: August 3rd, 2011 Randy Heffner

Think SOA when building, running apps on cloud: Forrester

While improvements in infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) will happen as a result of improved cloud platforms and management tools from vendors, a new research report suggests that enterprise architects will also have a role to

Published on: June 24th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

How WestJet solved governance issues in SOA

LAS VEGAS—IBM’s Impact conference this year drew 8,000 attendees including 1,500 customers from around the world. From among them, the enterprise architect with Canadian customer WestJet Airlines Ltd. recounts his company’s services-oriented architecture

Published on: April 12th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

SOA is indeed alive and well, says report

It's been a little hard of late to find references to SOA (service-oriented architecture), the buzz-phrase that once saturated the IT industry but in recent years has succumbed to "cloud computing." But SOA

Published on: March 23rd, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

SOA gets cozy in financial services

The death of services-oriented architecture (SOA) has been much exaggerated according to a new report. Forrester analyst Jost Hoppermann said that in financial services companies, SOA is very much alive and is being increasingly

Published on: December 14th, 2010 Maxwell Cooter

Talend acquires SOA vendor Sopera

Open source data integration vendor Talend is expanding its footprint into SOA (service-oriented architecture), announcing Wednesday that it has purchased Sopera, developer of an open source ESB (enterprise service bus) and other technologies.

Published on: November 10th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Open Text targets customers of Oracle

Waterloo-based Open Text Corp. has broadened its partnership with Oracle Corp., hoping to widen its customer base for information governance offerings by targeting organizations using Oracle technologies.  Open Text’s long-standing relationship with the Redwood

Published on: November 5th, 2010 Kathleen Lau