Monthly Technobrief– August 2011

| Point of View

Business and technical services orchestration versus system integration.

The term, techniques and business model for systems integration are well understood in respect of current client-server IT technology built around enterprise applications. But the term “orchestration” is appearing more frequently as part of the terminology surrounding “services” and “clouds”. This month’s Technology Brief explores what services orchestration means and how it differs from application integration, together with the usual round-up of industry news for the month.