SOA in Ministry of Education

educationHere I wrote my thoughts regarding SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) in Ministry of Education, which may be good to be shared.

Basically, I tried to identify issues in a ministry of education. Then I wondered whether computing system adopting SOA could contribute to addressing the issues. I consulted the issues from, first, notes made by Brotosiswojo who was an officer in the ministry of education in Indonesia for about 20 years. Also, I consulted some notes by Drost, whom, although I’ve never met, I admired. From his notes, and from hearing from other people’s stories, I think Drost is a person who has strong determination to improve the quality of life of people. Although the issues were in Indonesia, I believe to some extent they are also found in other countries.

Click here for the article, in PDF