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Regarded as one of the most authoritative sources of information and analysis on web services and service-oriented architectures in the enterprise, Loosely Coupled regularly publishes analyst reports on aspects of SOA. Our publishing model allows us to deliver our knowledgeable insight at surprisingly keen prices, giving our readers great value for money. Here are details of our current publications, available for immediate download or on publication.

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Managing SOA Performance - $95

Managing SOA Performance 2006

Implementing service-oriented architecture should ease integration and enable more productive reuse of existing assets. But at what cost in performance?

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This all-new Loosely Coupled analyst report, Managing SOA Performance, examines the steps early adopters are learning to take to minimize performance bottlenecks when implementing SOA.

Available now for instant download on purchase, Loosely Coupled's Managing SOA Performance, first published April 2006, tells you:

  • How to manage granularity to avoid performance drain.
  • Options for offloading acceleration to specialist hardware and software.
  • How early adopter Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide has tackled performance challenges in its SOA implementation.
  • The pros and cons of cacheing as an SOA performance aid.
  • What technologies such as event stream processing and binary XML can contribute to SOA performance.

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$39 - single issue

$95 - complete archive
  (8 issues, Apr 2004 to Oct 2005)

Loosely Coupled monthly digest

Published for a total of eight issues during 2004 and 2005, Loosely Coupled monthly digest has been the authoritative source of in-depth reporting and analysis for early adopters of SOA and business process automation:

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Get instant access to any individual issue for $39 or buy the complete archive for just $95. We also offer reprint licences for individual articles or complete issues.


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SOA Management 2005 Report - $145

SOA Management 2005 Report

The definitive report for SOA architects and decision makers, Loosely Coupled's SOA Management 2005 Report delivers detailed facts and in-depth evaluations of the leading SOA management vendors. Click the image below to see a full list of contents taken from the front cover of the current (January 2005) edition.

Available now for instant download on purchase, the SOA Management 2005 Report tells you:

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  • What you should know when selecting an SOA or web services management vendor — read an excerpt.
  • Five case studies of customers already in production.
  • Our frank, unbiased evaluations of all the main SOA and web services management vendors — including Actional, AmberPoint, BEA (Quicksilver), Blue Titan, Cape Clear, CA (WSDM), HP, IBM, Infravio, Microsoft, Oblix (Coresv), Systinet and others — plus detailed information on each company's history, management, product range, positioning and customers

Purchase your copy of the SOA Management 2005 Report using the form above for an introductory price of just $145. You'll get immediate access to the current issue plus our revised issue as soon as it's published at no extra charge. Don't delay — the price of the new edition rises to $195 after publication. Updated entries in the new issue include a full assessment of Oracle's acquisition of Oblix, the renaming of Digital Evolution to SOA Software and its newly acquired messaging technology, plus new product releases from AmberPoint, Blue Titan and others.

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