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Contract Denormalization

Contract Denormalization 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 Service Contract Design Patterns.

The icon used to identify Contract Denormalization is:

The requirements statement for Contract Denormalization is: How can a service contract facilitate consumer programs with differing data exchange requirements?

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 > Contract Denormalization

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