Web Services is a no-brainer as a standard mechanism for providing access to enterprise applications and data; this will allow businesses to create words out of alphabet soup (ERP, SFA, CRM, EAI, EJB, COM, BFD). Nothing about Web Services, however, addresses the front-end complexity of dealing with multiple channels, such as supporting disconnected devices and asynchronous interaction models that are required by wireless and mobile connectivity.
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Thing or Integration-The Interaction Server Part 2: Possible Solutions Web Services: (Some) Order From Chaos Thanks to software's Holy Trinity (Microsoft, IBM, and Sun), the mythical healing powers of Web Services may now rival those of the True Grail; Web Services reality is almost as elusive, but far less mesmerizing. First (and foremost), standard, consistent interfaces are good; they promote harmony, a sense of well-being, and general mental health amongst the programmer ranks. Second, contract-based