The 2009 “SOA is Dead” meme may have turned out to be a tempest in a teapot, but there’s no question that interest in Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) waned in the 2010-2011 timeframe. However, today interest in, and deployments of SOA are resurgent. The conventional wisdom was that SOA was too difficult, suffering under a combination of intractable governance challenges and limited standards maturity. What happened?
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