Getting Started with SOA

Warner, Rick
July 2007
Hospitality Upgrade;Summer2007, p186
Trade Publication
The article provides information about the service-oriented architecture (SOA) in the hospitality industry. It describes that SOA has become the centerpiece of the next generation of hotel technology. However, it is argued that as with most new technologies, there are also several disadvantages that SOA offers to vendors.


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