Articles By Randy Heffner

Use a business approach in SOA design, governance: Expert

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...

August 3rd, 2011 Randy Heffner
5 questions to help recenter IT design on the business

5 questions to help recenter IT design on the business

You might think that technology supports your business, but you're wrong: Technology has become your business. The 21st century reality...

March 14th, 2011 Randy Heffner
SOA: Think business transformation, not code reuse

SOA: Think business transformation, not code reuse

The worst CIO misunderstanding about service-oriented architecture (SOA) is thinking of it as only another technical initiative for software reuse....

February 18th, 2010 Randy Heffner
Crafting an SOA policy

Crafting an SOA policy

Service-oriented architecture (SOA) policy adds important business and technical flexibility and control to an SOA-based solution. At runtime, SOA policy...

June 23rd, 2009 Randy Heffner