Q
Evaluate Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.

Do I still need to follow CORBA, RMI architecture even when using Web services?

Web services enable integration. Is it true that to connect to AS/400, COBOL based system, you still need to follow Corba, RMI architecture even when using Web services?
It depends on how the back-end systems are enabled. AS/400s, COBOL, and other legacy systems can do Web services, but they have to be augmented so they expose Web services. If they are already exposing services through RMI or Corba, than you can use those service-based interfaces instead, or translate those interfaces into Web services standards.

Dig Deeper on Topics Archive

Have a question for an expert?

Please add a title for your question

Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.

You will be able to add details on the next page.

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchSoftwareQuality

SearchAWS

SearchCloudComputing

TheServerSide.com

Close