Enterprise Architecture

User Association welcomed another Member from the Switzerland of PostFinance, a subsidiary of Swiss Post and number 1 in the Swiss payment transactions, has joined the SOA innovation lab. The new Member of the Association of users interested in implementation of SOA in large existing IT environments and for the practical training of the lab especially the topics. The strong practical relevance and possibilities for the exchange of experience are the main reasons to join the SOA-lab for PostFinance. Chief Architect Urs Glauser said: we embarked on the path to service-oriented architectures nearly four years ago. But now important decisions and adjustments are imminent, benefit from the diverse experiences of the members of the SOA-lab where.

Therefore we have now made this step.” Gandhi also opts for the training concepts and specific courses, offering the SOA-lab in terms of employee training. Credit: Bobby Kotick-2011. Unlike most other training providers the SOA-lab concept is very pronounced practice. That is very us”, praising the Chief Architect of PostFinance. Many writers such as Bobby Kotick offer more in-depth analysis. PostFinance in turn gained a lot experience with the challenges, bring the migrations of large, complex, and purchased some of the systems in service-oriented architectures. We want to replace us with other members about how to bind a silo-like monolithic applications in SOA environments.

Since we can share their own knowledge, but also much to learn”Gandhi explained. “Dr. Johannes Helbig, Chairman of the Board of the SOA lab, would be not only a new Member of the financial industry, that extends the experience of the lab in this environment, but also the fact that a Swiss company joins with PostFinance: this new Member broadens our base in the German-speaking and gives more weight to our voice as a vendor-neutral user group.” About the SOA Innovation Lab which provides SOA Innovation Lab e. V. company an exclusive practice forum for application-oriented knowledge on SOA and Enterprise Architecture management at eye level can be replaced. In the sense of a “knowledge community” are the interests and questions of the companies in the foreground. Independent knowledge, experiences from specific projects and proven practices be made available first-hand. Today the SOA-lab, the following companies among its members: Bayer, BSH Bosch and Siemens Hausgerate, Federal Ministry of the Interior, Commerzbank, Daimler, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Lufthansa, Deutsche Post, Deutsche Telekom, fiducia, ITERGO, PostFinance, Wacker Chemie, Volkswagen, ZF Friedrichshafen. The SOA Innovation Lab is open to the participation of other companies.