Archives for September 2011

MDA Journal: Semantic Interoperability for SOA

MDA Journal: Semantic Interoperability for SOA In his June MDA Journal Column, David Frankel discussed how a new organization named BIAN (Banking Industry Architecture Network) ( is defining standards for service-oriented architecture in the banking industry and is using techniques to promote semantic interoperability. In this month’s Column, Dave explains how BIAN is using these […]

UPS Case Study

UPS Case Study Dawson Wood UPS, a long-time process centric organization, recently determined to create greater value for their customers by using their package delivery network to manage the integration of information, transportation, inventory, warehousing, materials handling, packaging and the security of packages. They approached the challenges through several initiatives that were both internal to […]