Rather than simply rehash the documentation for the SOA Reference Model, I will demonstrate how you can use it in practice to validate a proposed SOA architecture. I said in an earlier post (here) that this is one of the key benefits of taking the time to understand this model.
The are 7 core concepts in the OASIS reference model.
The first concept is the cornerstone of the model:
The next 3 concepts describe the dynamics of services:
The last 3 concepts deal with describing services:
Click on each link above for an explanation of each one.
This post will be updated as I add additional links.