Service-oriented architecture, or SOA, is an area that promises to deliver great benefits to organizations, particularly in the legacy-system-intensive insurance and financial services industry.

Needless to say, there’s been no shortage of confusion and debate about SOA, with plenty of skeptics decrying the approach as vendors wrapping old ideas in new layers of hype. Bust just as harmful has been the over-optimism—or over-eagerness—around SOA, with visions of incredibly agile systems working in perfect harmony with the business.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Digital Insurance content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access