- SOA "Lite": This approach is based on open-source programs and industry standards and is best suited for small companies, lightweight integration and simple Web services such as employee self-service.
- Enterprise SOA: This is a suite of SOA middleware for mission-critical and complex installations, best suited for midsize to large companies.
- SOA ERP: This approach offers midsize and some large companies an entry to SOA via extensions to enterprise resource planning (ERP) application software.
Additional Articles of Interest
quick-read update Supply Chain Executive Briefing Supply & Demand Chain Executive
returns process More Than an Afterthought: Moving Aftermarket Services Forward through Intelligent Returns Management
- More research from Aberdeen Group.