Every time you ignore Loose Coupling a little donkey dies

October 25 2011

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I wrote an article recently on InfoQ about how REST replaced SOAP on the web. The comments rolled in and I found myself if a debate that I have had many times before – “why do I need an integration platform?” There are a number of answers to this, but stripping features away the key principle that answers this question is Loose Coupling.