As financial services companies diversify their product and service offerings, the technology systems that support these endeavors often remain as independent silos, with little or no cohesive integration. While some companies focus on ripping out older systems, this can result in exorbitant costs. Others are seeking more pragmatic approaches, like service oriented architecture (SOA).
Such was the case for Landesbank Baden-W
LBBW was challenged with what to do with its existing legacy mainframe applications (a.k.a.