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Metadata Centralization

Metadata Centralization 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 Inventory Governance Patterns.

The icon used to identify Metadata Centralization is:

The requirements statement for Metadata Centralization is:

How can service metadata be centrally published and governed?

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

SOA Pattern > Metadata Centralization

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