Realizing e-Business with Application Service Providers is written for small-to-medium enterprise business executives and technology managers or strategists. Focusing on the market dynamics that are driving the development of the ASP model, it defines the core concepts and building blocks of e-business and provides a comprehensive understanding of the opportunities in this area.
- Learn how to design and implement a complete e-business strategy using Application Service Providers.
- Understand who the major players in the ASP space are, which companies have been early adopters of the ASP model and why, and how the ASP market is evolving to help businesses compete on the Internet.
- Case studies illustrate each major component of the ASP model and show how market and industry leaders have benefited from taking the ASP approach.
Table of Contents:
Integration Models: Templates for Business Transformation
Introduction Part 1: Techniques for Enterprise Application Integration
Chapter 1: The Context for Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Chapter 2: Introduction to Integration Models
Chapter 3: The Environment for Integration Modeling
Part 2: Catalog of Integration Models
Chapter 4: The Cycle Template
Chapter 5: The Seed Template
Chapter 6: The Web Template
Chapter 7: The Flow Template
Chapter 8: The Wave Template
Chapter 9: The Ring Template
Chapter 10: The Cell Template
Chapter 11: The Tree Template
Part 3: Applying Integration Models
Chapter 12: Case Study: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Chapter 13: Using Integration Models to Synthesize Industry Models
Chapter 14: Data Strategy, Warehousing, and Architecture with Integration Models
Chapter 15: Case Study: Integration in Telecommunications
Chapter 16: Conclusion
Appendix A: Bibliography
Appendix B: Resources for Applied Integration Modeling