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Service Facade

Service Facade 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 Service Implementation Patterns.

The icon used to identify Service Facade is:

The requirements statement for Service Facade is:

How can a service accommodate changes to its contract or implementation while allowing the core service logic to evolve independently?

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 > Service Facade

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