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Service Discoverability

Service Discoverability is one of eight design principles that is part of the service-orientation design paradigm.

The official definition for this principle states the following:

"Services are supplemented with communicative meta data by which they can be effectively discovered and interpreted."

Common concepts and terms associated with the application of this principle include:

  • design-time discovery
  • runtime discovery
  • functional meta data
  • quality of service meta data

For more information, visit Service-Orientation Principles.

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