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Service Discovery – Registration and Invoke
SOA
Version:
A-SOA-0010
Release Date:

1.0
Oct 09 2009

Table of Content
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Pattern Name...........................................................................................2
Also Known As..........................................................................................2
Class Name..............................................................................................2
Intent .....................................................................................................2
Motivation (Forces) ...................................................................................2
Applicability .............................................................................................2
Structure .................................................................................................2
Participants..............................................................................................3
Collaboration............................................................................................3
Consequences ..........................................................................................3
Implementation........................................................................................3
Sample Code............................................................................................3
Known Uses .............................................................................................3
Related Patterns .......................................................................................3
Reference ................................................................................................4

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1. Pattern Name
Service Discovery – Registration & Invoke

2. Also Known As
N/A

3. Class Name
SOA Architectural

4. Intent
The one of the primary tenant of SOA is service discovery. Service
Discovery to be done at Run Time.
This pattern is derived from Agent paradigm.

5. Motivation (Forces)
Simplicity, Point to Point integration, run time performance and run
time discovery of consumer are motivation behind variations of this
pattern.

6. Applicability
This pattern is extensively used in agent based eco systems.

7. Structure

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8. Participants
Service Consumer
Service Provider

9. Collaboration
N/A
10.

Consequences

Provider is registered with consumer, which violates current wisdom
of SOA ecosystems.

11. Implementation
N/A

12. Sample Code
N/A

13. Known Uses
Matured SOA ecosystem

14. Related Patterns
Service Discovery – Direct
Design Time
Run Time
Service Discovery – Registry
Design Time
Run Time
Service Discovery – ESB
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Design Time
Run Time
Service Discovery – ESB and Registry
Run Time

15. Reference
N/A

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