Map Quest: ZapThink Updates SOA Implementation Roadmap Poster


SOA analyst firm ZapThink announced publication of the third version of its "ZapThink SOA Implementation Roadmap" poster.

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ZapThink announced the third version of its "ZapThink SOA Implementation Roadmap" poster. The company distributed over 100,000 copies of its first two versions of the poster, the first in 2003 and then updated in 2005. The latest version adds detail on architectural artifacts, and expands coverage of SOA Quality, Enterprise Mashups, and more.

Gold Sponsors of the ZapThink SOA Implementation Roadmap poster include Hewlett Packard, IBM, Layer 7 Technologies, Progress Software, and Software AG, while Silver Sponsors include alfabet,, ComActivity, ICEsoft, iTKO, JustSystems, Mindreef product unit of Progress Software, MphasiS an EDS company, and Qubit Consulting.

The ZapThink SOA Implementation Roadmap is intended to help architects and others define their own SOA roadmaps, thus forming a critical artifact for their SOA efforts.

The ZapThink SOA Implementation Roadmap poster is also an integral part of ZapThink's Licensed ZapThink Architect (LZA) Boot Camp course, which ZapThink currently offers as a four-day, in-person training. ZapThink training sessions and events are run throughout the world, with the latest events in Washington, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, London, Australia, India, South Africa, Denmark, Israel, and Dubai.

"SOA projects can appear daunting, but following a detailed roadmap can lower the risks of such initiatives," said Jason Bloomberg, Managing Partner with ZapThink. "The ZapThink SOA Implementation Roadmap helps architects and others define their own SOA roadmaps, thus forming a critical artifact for their SOA efforts."

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