# It’s All About the Services: Understanding the Impact of SOA and Middleware

What is SOA? Why should I use it? Where can I apply it? Do I need middleware? Get a complete understanding of how the combination of SOA and middleware can integrate the people, processes, and information that runs your business.

What is SOA? Why should I use it? Where can I apply it? Do I really need middleware? Get a complete understanding of how the combination of SOA and middleware can integrate the people, processes, and information that runs your business.