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SOA Governance: The key to successful SOA adoption in your organization by Todd Biske

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Changing Behavior

If this narrative has not made it clear, the key to success with SOA lies not with the technologies you choose, but the changes in behavior you are able to make. Changing behavior is one of the most difficult things an individual can do, and is even harder for an organization. It is an effort that will not happen in days, weeks, or months, but over years. Milestones must be established to guide the path along the way, and the journey is never over.

One only needs to look at the struggles many people have with weight loss to understand the difficulty in changing behavior. My desired goal may be to lose twenty pounds, and there are many ways of achieving that goal. I can make many short-term decisions to achieve that goal, such ...

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