Following is the slides I presented at the 5th International Workshop on Middleware for Service Oriented Computing (co-located with Middleware 2010, India). The paper can be found in http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1890914 and here.
The paper presents Carbon, the underline platform for all WSO2 products. Based on OSGI, Carbon provides a server building framework for SOA with a kernel, which handles most of the details regarding building SOA servers. The paper discusses the design decisions, potential impact, and its relationship to state of art in the Component Based Software Engineering.