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File Gateway

File Gateway is the name of a design pattern authored by Satadru Roy and published as part of the SOA Design Patterns catalog. Within the catalog this pattern is further categorized as one of the Legacy Encapsulation Patterns.

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The requirements statement for File Gateway is:

How can service logic interact with legacy systems that can only share information by exchanging files?

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 Pattern > File Gateway

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