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As VP of Technology Evangelism at WSO2, Chris Haddad raises awareness of Platform as a Service, Cloud Architecture, Service Oriented Architecture, API Management, and Enterprise Integration. Prior to joining WSO2, Haddad’s experience includes building software development teams, contributing to open source, crafting technology roadmaps, leading Gartner research teams, and delivering Software as a Service and Web applications. Chris is a DZone MVB and is not an employee of DZone and has posted 108 posts at DZone. You can read more from them at their website. View Full User Profile

Realizing Connected Business Architecture

02.07.2014
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Obtaining connected business attributes of accessibility, integrated, collaborative, and adaptive require  next-generation platform infrastructure to realize connected business architecture components.

Innovative, next-generation platforms decrease the IT effort required to build a more accessible, integrated, collaborative, and adaptive connected business.  To enable a Connected Business Architecture, incorporate the following product capabilities:

  • Security solutions to provide authentication and fine grained entitlement inside and outside the company especially for outside organizations interacting with your company
  • Enterprise Service Bus to connect all your internal legacy services and data sources into new managed APIs and services and legacy partners
  • API Management to provide visibility and metrics of usage of APIs inside and outside your organization
  • Business Activity Monitoring to give you the information on the operation and social data to give you the information you need to discover opportunities and issues
  • WSO2 Complex Event Processor to give you actionable events
  • Mobile integration to make developing and deploying mobile easy and safe
  • Cloud Native, fully multi-tenant software to deploy and scale cheap and fast
  • Ecosystem PaaS to enable rapid iterations and development of new applications quickly to meet new opportunities
  • Enterprise store to enable social interactions among developers, improve re-use and extend your value chain beyond your internal organization, help you manage the new IT world of many applications and APIs.
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