Emerging Trends in the Evolution of Service-Oriented and Enterprise Architectures

  • Eman El-Sheikh
  • Alfred Zimmermann
  • Lakhmi C. Jain

Part of the Intelligent Systems Reference Library book series (ISRL, volume 111)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Eman El-Sheikh, Alfred Zimmermann, Lakhmi C. Jain
    Pages 1-3
  3. Norman Wilde, Bilal Gonen, Eman El-Sheikh, Alfred Zimmermann
    Pages 5-21
  4. Michael Gebhart, Pascal Giessler, Sebastian Abeck
    Pages 23-39
  5. Arthur Baskin, Robert Reinke, John W. Coffey
    Pages 59-89
  6. Alfred Zimmermann, Rainer Schmidt, Kurt Sandkuhl, Eman El-Sheikh, Dierk Jugel, Christian Schweda et al.
    Pages 91-112
  7. Oliver F. Nandico
    Pages 113-138
  8. Hasan Koç, Jan-Christian Kuhr, Kurt Sandkuhl, Felix Timm
    Pages 151-177
  9. Matthias Wißotzki
    Pages 179-200
  10. Rainer Schmidt, Michael Möhring
    Pages 201-218
  11. Matthias Wißotzki, Anna Sonnenberger
    Pages 219-264
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 265-265

About this book


This book presents emerging trends in the evolution of service-oriented and enterprise architectures. New architectures and methods of both business and IT are integrating services to support mobility systems, Internet of Things, Ubiquitous Computing, collaborative and adaptive business processes, Big Data, and Cloud ecosystems. They inspire current and future digital strategies and create new opportunities for the digital transformation of next digital products and services. Services Oriented Architectures (SOA) and Enterprise Architectures (EA) have emerged as a useful framework for developing interoperable, large-scale systems, typically implementing various standards, like Web Services, REST, and Microservices. Managing the adaptation and evolution of such systems presents a great challenge. Service-Oriented Architecture enables flexibility through loose coupling, both between the services themselves and between the IT organizations that manage them. Enterprises evolve continuously by transforming and extending their services, processes and information systems. Enterprise Architectures provide a holistic blueprint to help define the structure and operation of an organization with the goal of determining how an organization can most effectively achieve its objectives. The book proposes several approaches to address the challenges of the service-oriented evolution of digital enterprise and software architectures.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Eman El-Sheikh
    • 1
  • Alfred Zimmermann
    • 2
  • Lakhmi C. Jain
    • 3
  1. 1.College of Science, Engineering and HealthUniversity of West FloridaPensacolaUSA
  2. 2.Faculty of InformaticsReutlingen UniversityReutlingenGermany
  3. 3.Bournemouth University Poole UKKES International, Leeds, UK University of Canberra, Canberra ACT AusCanberraAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40564-3
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-40562-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40564-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4394
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-4408
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