Burton Analyst Manes: SOA is Dead

[quote]Once thought to be the savior of IT, SOA instead turned into a great failed experiment—at least for most organizations. SOA was supposed to reduce costs and increase agility on a massive scale. Except in rare situations, SOA has failed to deliver its promised benefits. After investing millions, IT systems are no better than before. In many organizations, things are worse: costs are higher, projects take longer, and systems are more fragile than ever.[/quote]

[url=http://apsblog.burtongroup.com/2009/01/soa-is-dead-long-live-services.html]Anne Thomas Manes: SOA is Dead; Long Live Services[/url]