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Canonical Schema Bus

Canonical Schema Bus is the name of a design pattern authored by Clemens Utschig-Utschig, Berthold Maier, Bernd Trops, Hajo Normann, Torsten Winterberg, Thomas Erl and published as part of the SOA Design Patterns catalog. Within the catalog this pattern is further categorized as one of the Common Compound Design Patterns.

The requirements statement for Canonical Schema Bus is: Co-existent application of Enterprise Service Bus, Decoupled Contract, Contract Centralization, and Canonical Schema.

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

SOA Patterns > Canonical Schema Bus

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