Home > SOA Glossary > Canonical Resources

Canonical Resources

Canonical Resources is the name of a design pattern authored by Thomas Erl and published as part of the SOA Design Patterns catalog. Within the catalog this pattern is further categorized as one of the Inventory Implementation Patterns.

The icon used to identify Canonical Resources is:

The requirements statement for Canonical Resources is: How can unnecessary infrastructure resource disparity be avoided?

The pattern was first printed in the SOA Design Patterns book and a summarized version of this pattern is published at the community patterns site at the following location:

SOA Patterns > Canonical Resources

See Also: