An Overview of Service Interface Design Approaches for Interoperability of Traditional System Integration Patterns

Authors

  • Norziana Yahya Universiti Teknologi MARA, Perlis Branch, Arau Campus
  • Mohd Azahani Md Taib RichTech Synergy Sdn Bhd

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.24191/jcrinn.v6i1.148

Keywords:

System Integration, Service Oriented Architecture, Service Interface Design

Abstract

One of the major issues in system integration is to deal with interoperability of legacy systems which use traditional System Integration Patterns (SIP). Information are unable to exchange effectively when the systems involved comes from developer that tended to not interoperate and this leads to the interoperability problem in heterogeneous system integration. To address the interoperability issues, interfacing processes need to be made more easily by defining components, processes, and interfaces that affect the system integration architecture at the initial design stage. This paper includes a basic concept on types of traditional SIP covering File-Based, Common Database, Remote Procedure Call (RPC), Distributed Objects, and Messaging. An overview of three Service Interface Design (SID) approaches for systems interoperability is discussed. The discussions on these approaches serve as a basis for the solution of interoperability of heterogeneous systems which use traditional SIP.

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2021-03-14

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Yahya, N., & Md Taib, M. A. (2021). An Overview of Service Interface Design Approaches for Interoperability of Traditional System Integration Patterns. Journal of Computing Research and Innovation, 6(1), 44–53. https://doi.org/10.24191/jcrinn.v6i1.148

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