Category Archives: SOA

Latest ServiceNow update makes turning any awkward process into a managed service available to more workers

IT service management (ITSM) has long been a huge benefit to complex and exception-rich IT operations by helping to standardize, automate and apply a common system-of-record approach to tasks, incidents, assets, and workflows. ServiceNow has been growing rapidly as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of ITSM, but … Continue reading

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Unum Group architect charts a DevOps course to a hybrid cloud future

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: HP. The next edition of the HP Discover Performance Podcast Series highlights how employee benefits provider Unum Group has been building a DevOps … Continue reading

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SOA provides needed support for enterprise architecture in cloud, mobile, big data, says Open Group panel

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: The Open Group. There’s been a resurgent role for service-oriented architecture (SOA) as a practical and relevant ingredient for effective design and use … Continue reading

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ServiceMesh Agility Platform 8.0 aims to help enterprises rein in ‘shadow IT’ and enforce governance over rogue cloud usage

Cloud management and services orchestration platform provider ServiceMesh recently delivered Agility Platform 8.0, a major upgrade with features to help better govern and manage private, public, and hybrid cloud usage. The platform provides Global 2000 enterprises with a consolidated platform … Continue reading

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With CMS 10, HP puts workload configuration data newly in hands of those who can best use it to manage services delivery

HP today introduced HP Configuration Management System (CMS) 10, a broad update designed to give more types of IT leaders better insight and control over everything from discrete IT devices to complete services-enabled business processes. Especially important for the operational … Continue reading

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The Open Group releases SOA and cloud computing standards, updates OSIMM

The Open Group has announced this week the availability of two new industry standards to integrate fundamental elements of service oriented architecture (SOA) and cloud computing into a solution for enterprise architecture (EA). The new standards are: SOA Reference Architecture … Continue reading

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