SOA Fundamentals - 2 hr. online courseSOA Planning, Design and Management - Fundamentals & Best Practices - 2-Day Interactive Seminar & WorkshopA Manager's Guide to SOA - delivered in 1 hr, 2 hr, half day, full day formatsEvolving the Enterprise to SOA - 1 day. Creating Agile Services -full day workshopSOA Management and Governance - half day SOA for Analysts - full day
Industry analyst, author, and expert on SOA, enterprise integration, and distributed enterprise architectures. Extensive experience in managing online events, conducting online survey research, and creating educational programs for the industry.Interested in providing innovative online and in-person resources for creating agile enterprise solutions.
Integration and SOA: Concepts, Technologies and Best Practices, Beth Gold-Bernstein and Gary So, 2006. In print and also available as an e-book: http://www.ebizq.net/soaebook
Enterprise Integration: The Essential Guide to Integration Solutions, Beth Gold-Bernstein and Bill Ruh, Addison-Wesley, 2005
Designing Enterprise Client/Server Systems, Beth Gold-Bernstein and David Marca, Prentice Hall, 1997
SOA - Integration Industry Pulse
Directed research, publications, and consulting on middleware and enterprise integration technologies. Wrote the first and most widely accepted Client/Server Market Segmentation. Wrote white papers and did strategic consulting to vendors to help them position their offerings.
Worked on consulting assignments designing distributed systems, while writing “Designing Enterprise Client/Server Systems”
Led a team to design an enterprise technical architecture, and an organizational structure for the continued evolution of the technical infrastructure.
Developed an application and data architecture for investment systems. Included a 3-year migration plan and integration plan with legacy systems and purchased applications.
APIAS (Architecture Planning and Implementation Advisory Services) was a subscription services that was (purchased by Meta Group in November 1996. I wrote the materials for the service, conducted seminars for subscribers, answered Hot-Line (telephone consulting service) questions, negotiated contracts, and participated on consulting assignments.
Research and consulting on designing an Internet Architecture
Consulting onArchitecture Methodology.
Co-founder of IllumiSys with Corrine Brandi. Responsible for business contracts and licensing agreements.
Developed curriculum for Client/Server Certificate Program.
Designed enterprise data architecture for the bank headquarters and its 700 branch locations.
Worked on numerous consulting assignments having primary responsibility for technical architecture, developed distributed client/server design methodology.
Worked with team to design a data warehouse for corporate systems. Led a JAD session to define the technical architecture for distributed systems.
Reviewed the technical architecture and performed market analysis of Riverton Software's plans to build a workflow product. The purpose of the review was to provide technical information for potential capital investment by Charles River Ventures.
Worked with business administrators and IS organization to define the policies and procedures, roles and responsibilities, and tools and methods for Data Administration. Evaluated the technical implications of data sharing and systems integration among 150 separate systems. Worked on defining requirements for a repository environment to include design models, information on authoritative systems, and shared information across systems.
Defined the technical architecture for a distributed decision support system, along with the support infrastructure necessary to support procurement, development, and implementation. Determined all network requirements.
Defined the technical architecture for a decision support system being reengineered from a DB2 mainframe system to a client/server system. Wrote the RFP and evaluated responses, identifying key requirements for vendors. Evaluated the RFP responses and recommended contract winner.
Consulted with the President, marketing consultant, and chief technical architects to do a market analysis of their product.
Consulted to development team re: performance problems of a decision support database.
Led a round table discussion for a mainframe department investigating necessary organizational structure for migrating to client/server
Designed a distributed client/server publishing management system implemented at multiple sites within the US and Canada which also interacted with multiple legacy systems
Consulted on the technical architecture for a publishing system.
Worked as principal client/server technical architect on consulting engagements.
Designed architecture for downsizing a nationwide distributed order entry and fulfillment system that included 3 warehouses and 9 order entry locations.
Researched and reported on LAN technologies, and PC to mainframe connectivity options.
Prototyped a container tracking systems for a worldwide shipping organization. Used a HyperCard front end to Oracle.
Master of Science in Computer Information Systems with High Distinction
Beta Gamma Sigma honor society for collegiate schools of business