CORBA services

The CORBA standards define some standard services that may be provided to support distributed object oriented applications. You can think of CORBA services as those facilities that are likely to be required by many distributed systems. The standards define approximately 15 common services.

Some examples of these generic services are:

The CORBA standards include interface definitions for a wide range of horizontal and vertical components that may be used by distributed application builders. Vertical components are components that are specific to an application domain.

(c) Ian Sommerville 2008