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Service Design Patterns: Fundamental Design Solutions for SOAP/WSDL and RESTful Web Services

(The Addison-Wesley Signature Series)

3.72  ·  Rating details ·  176 ratings  ·  9 reviews

Web services have been used for many years. In this time, developers and architects have encountered a number of recurring design challenges related to their usage, and have learned that certain service design approaches work better than others to solve certain problems.

 

In Service Design Patterns, Rob Daigneau codifies proven design solutions for web services that foll

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Hardcover, 321 pages
Published October 28th 2011 by Addison-Wesley Professional (first published July 20th 2011)
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J Lavoie
Mar 05, 2012 rated it it was amazing
As is true with all patterns books, your reaction might be, “I already know all of this”. This book doesn’t try to identify new ideas. Instead, it gives a name to the approaches we’ve all been using for some time, and lists their pros and cons. It’s cool that the author identified names that were, in many cases, useful for both RESTful and SOAP style services.

The code examples are helpful, but aren’t detailed or prescriptive “how-to” recipes. The author hints in the forward that you should proba
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Rod Hilton
Jul 30, 2012 rated it liked it
Most patterns books contain very little new information, usually they just provide terminology for things an experienced developer has seen or done countless times. As such, I admit it is somewhat unfair for me to feel the way I do about Service Design Patterns: that contains staggeringly little new information for an experienced developer. I knew not to expect to learn a great deal, but I still managed to find even less information than I expected.

I think about 70% of the book will be immediate
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Finlay
Jan 24, 2012 rated it really liked it
The usual high standard from the Martin Fowler Series
JH
Mar 11, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: computing
The book explores several design patterns related to creating web services. The design considerations for picking each pattern is explored, covering concerns such as complexity, encapsulation, long-running tasks, stateful services, integration contracts, discovery, versioning, and evolving extensibility. It's not judgemental, and lets you decide for yourself which is the best use-case for each pattern.

The code examples are not too useful. I'd prefer more flow/component diagrams myself.

The book p
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Robert Lara III
Feb 09, 2017 rated it really liked it
For anyone who is building web services for the first time, this is a great book to learn about all the pitfalls of different architecture decisions. While a 5 to 10 year software engineer may know some of this due to experience, this book still has a lesson or two to teach any veteran.
John
Nov 27, 2012 rated it it was ok
Shelves: software
This book is pretty good place to start if you're still new to web services and design patterns. But I stress the word *start*. If you've done any significant work in this area and aren't confused by the acronym GoF then you should probably skip this. You won't learn anything new and you'll probably be annoyed that some of his guidance is given no real context or in-depth discussion or even decent justification.

Joshua
Apr 23, 2012 rated it liked it
A lot of good ideas here, but the language/environment choices (Java/C#) are very different from my native tongues, so was hard to find the wheat in the chaff.
David Ruiz Ramirez
Aug 26, 2015 marked it as to-read
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Christophe Addinquy
This book should have been a nice complement over Enterprise Integration Patterns, but in the end, it's not. I have a mixed feeling about this book. It misses the Pattern Language philosophy or even the Design Patterns concept at all. The author is looking for covering the field as well as possible.
In the end there is some useful stuff out there, such as clarification of what can be used in what situation. It makes this book not that useless.
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