Introduction to SOA


This document gives an overview of SOA (service oriented architecture). It describes SOA definitions, concepts, and principles that you'll commonly encounter in the interview. No source code is included in this document.

What's included in the purchase

PDF file with the following:

  • SOA definition
  • 4 key facts you need to know about SOA
  • 8 key SOA principles
  • 6 important SOA terms


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About the author 

The author has over 15 years of experience as architect and engineering director for several Fortune 500 companies.  He loves programming interviews and writes frequently on the topic.  Here are some additional details about the author:

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