Tag: company news

  • Participation in ESB CON IV

    Progress Software participated in ESB CON IV: Enabling Business-Critical Integration and SOA. ESB CON IV is a great way learn from SOA infrastructure experts about how Fortune 1000 companies design, build, and deploy ESBs that reduce risk and increase ROI. During this virtual conference, Jonathan...
    October 29, 2007
  • Folksonomies In The Enterprise

    In one of my last posts, I talked about how the old world of UDDI taxonomies is being replaced with the new world of Web 2.0 folksonomies - this includes things like ratings and tagging vs. the rigidly structured categorization provided by "old school" technologies like UDDI. The real question,...
    October 29, 2007
  • UDDI in a Web 2.0 world

    As you may know, UDDI (Universal Description, Discovery and Integration) was originally designed for publicly accessible registries.  As part of making this possible, UDDI includes an "elegant" (engineer speak for "indescribably complex") mechanism for defining taxonomies (known as tModel's for those...
    October 24, 2007
  • Relax Mom, It's Not Your Fault (This Time)

    I've noticed that, like Rudy Giuliani, I still purchase my clothes a few sizes too big. While I can't speak for Rudy, somewhere deep inside I've been conditioned to think that when I buy clothes, I have to buy them big and "grow into them." I rationalize this by enjoying the fact that I can go...
    October 22, 2007
  • Selling Oriented Architecture

    I participated in a SOA roundtable the other week. End-user organisations were present – in banking, automotive, logistics and other sectors. It was chaired by Butler Group, the analysts. The topic of the roundtable was how SOA technology and principles were being adopted in end-user organisations....
    October 18, 2007