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Schema Centralization

Schema 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 Centralization Patterns.

The icon used to identify Schema Centralization is:

The requirements statement for Schema Centralization is:

How can service contracts be designed to avoid redundant data representation?

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 > Schema Centralization

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