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Functional Decomposition

Functional Decomposition 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 Foundational Service Patterns.

The icon used to identify Functional Decomposition is:

The requirements statement for Functional Decomposition is:

How can a large business problem be solved without having to build a standalone body of solution logic?

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 > Functional Decomposition

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