Application Integration in an enterprise can be a tricky business, especially with so many tools to select from and with so many overloaded terminologies used in the industry. Amidst all confusion created by “jargon soup” and the “marchitectural” mumbo jumbo in the area of Enterprise Application Integration, what has not changed and is not likely to change are the underlying principles and patterns which has been the foundation of many of these tools. Weather one plans to buy or plans to build an integration solution for one’s enterprise what is going to empower to make the right decisions is the sound understanding of these integration patterns and the related quality attributes.
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