The ultimate winner in the SOA market will have to provide industry-specific solutions solving essential problems that others cannot. Focus must move away from technology lock-in and vendor dependency, to best solutions for customers, even if it means customers can use competitor products.
deploying identity management systems
first to dabble with deploying Web services, their impact will ultimately be felt by companies that supply products and services for consumers, regardless of their sizes. Businesses can already create and use Web services that can be reused by other applications, such as services to authorize credit cards or to authenticate a person''s identity when logging onto several systems. Benefiting from Web Services and SOA Yet, to fully benefit from Web services and SOA, companies should carefully and