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Legacy Wrapper

Legacy Wrapper is the name of a design pattern authored by Thomas Erl, 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.

The icon used to identify Legacy Wrapper is:

The requirements statement for Legacy Wrapper is:

How can wrapper services with non-standard contracts be prevented from spreading indirect consumer-to-implementation coupling?

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 > Legacy Wrapper

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