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SOA Software Update - February, 2008

Integrated SOA Governance

Here is your SOA Software Update for February, 2008.
In this issue, you will find:

SOA Software Positioned in Leaders Quadrant of 2007 Integrated SOA Governance Magic Quadrant

Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

Los Angeles, Calif., January 14th, 2008 - SOA Software a leading Integrated SOA Governance Automation vendor, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the “Magic Quadrant for Integrated SOA Governance Technology Sets, 2007” [1] report. The Magic Quadrant for Integrated SOA Governance Technology Sets evaluated 18 vendors and examined the market for SOA governance through a set of integrated technologies.

SOA Software is recognized by its customers for providing enterprise-class, platform-independent, integrated SOA Governance automation solutions. The company’s products provide comprehensive, centralized SOA planning, lifecycle and operational governance automation through a single integrated solution. SOA Software is focused exclusively on enterprise SOA, delivering a fully integrated set of standards-based, high-performance products.

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SOA Software Joins Microsoft Business Process Alliance

Company provides comprehensive Integrated SOA Governance Automation for Microsoft .NET Platform

Los Angeles, Calif., December 3rd, 2007 - SOA Software a leading Integrated SOA Governance Automation vendor, today announced that it has joined Microsoft’s Business Process Alliance. The Business Process Alliance will propel mainstream adoption of People-Ready Processes by offering customers a powerful set of end-to-end solutions for automating Business Processes. SOA Software’s Workbench and Service Manager products provide comprehensive Integrated SOA Governance automation capabilities for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 R2 and Internet Information Services (IIS).

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SOA Software Announces 30 New Integrator Partners

SOA Software is proud to present 30 new integrator partners. Click here to view our entire list of partners.

 USA  Europe
  • Advantage Factory
  • Amentra
  • Bearing Point
  • BizDomainStore
  • Cognizant
  • Congent Infotech
  • Fino Consulting
  • GalaxeSolutions
  • infiniteblue
  • Luminance Consulting
  • Matlen Silver
  • Neudesic
  • PRI
  • Raytheon
  • theSOAmonitor
  • Trinity Technology Group
  • twentysix New York
  • TwoConnect, Inc.
  • WebAge Solutions
  • Zensar Technologies
  • CODit
  • Fintricity
  • IC Consult
  • Quanam
  • Torry Harris
  • SOASolution
  • Unilog Management
  • Zensar Technologies
  • Anatas
  • Itochu
  • Zensar Technologies

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Article: Running a SOAP stack on the mainframe


Increasing business pressures are driving the need to integrate mainframe applications into a Service Oriented Architecture and to constrain the growth of mainframe MIPS to contain the costs of running a mainframe environment. This poses a dilemma for the application developer – how can mainframe applications be published into an SOA without blowing the budget and yet still retain the quality of service (QOS) of the mainframe platform?

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SOA Software is Honored as a Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 Winner for Second Consecutive Year

Deloitte Fast 50

Success Attributed to 552.2% Percent Revenue Growth

Los Angeles, Calif., October 4, 2007 - SOA Software has been named to Deloitte’s prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for Los Angeles, a ranking of the top 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, and life sciences companies in the area by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, one of the nation’s leading professional services organizations. Rankings are based on the percentage revenue growth over five years from 2002–2006.

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Zensar and SOA Software announce Global Strategic Partnership

Pune, India, December 26th, 2007 - Zensar Technologies, leading IT and BPO services organization announced a strategic partnership with SOA Software, a leading provider of comprehensive Integrated SOA governance solutions.

SOA Software is the largest specialist vendor of SOA lifecycle management, registry/repository, security, mediation and management solutions and the only company that offers a comprehensive SOA infrastructure solution that can govern Web services on all major platforms. SOA Software is a venture backed (Redpoint, Draper, Goldman Sachs) firm with an impressive array of Fortune 1000 clients such as Pfizer and Merrill Lynch headquartered in Los Angeles.

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Microsoft and SOA Software Announce Integrated SOA Governance for BizTalk

Microsoft SOA Solution

SOA Software products provide a comprehensive closed-loop SOA governance solution (Workbench), and a high-performance, scalable SOA security, mediation, and management (Service Manager). SOA Software's Service Manager and Workbench products enhance Microsoft's Governance capabilities on both IIS and Biztalk platforms. The Workbench provides an integrated Service Management, Registry/Repository and Policy management solution, allowing Microsoft's field engineers to respond to a customer's end-to-end SOA Governance requirements. The solution integrates with BizTalk as a BizTalk pipeline and provides full service lifecycle management along with features such as design-time compliance testing, service discovery via a UDDI v2/v3 interface, service provisioning, WS-S security and service monitoring regardless of protocol.

Integrated SOA Governance for your Platform

Whatever platform you run for your SOA, we have a governance solution that helps realize the maximum benefits of the platform. Click below to see how SOA Software's Infrastructure Suite adds value to your platform.

Microsoft Platform   

Are you a Microsoft Shop?
We can help you govern .NET Web Service on BizTalk and beyond

IBM Platform   

Are you an IBM Shop?
SOA Software's Service Manager integrates with WebSphere and is certified "Ready for Tivoli"

BEA Platform   

Are you a BEA Shop?
Service Manager provides critical "last mile" governance for AquaLogic Web Services

SAP Platform   

Are you an SAP Shop?
Extend NetWeaver functionality both inside and outside the SAP stack with Service Manager

JBoss Platform   

Are you a JBoss Shop?
An open source SOA platform with a robust SOA governance platform

Workbench - Your Integrated SOA Governance Solution

The industry's first closed-loop SOA Governance product.

SOA Software Workbench

Workbench is a comprehensive SOA governance solution offering an integrated metadata repository and UDDIv3 registry with unique workflow and collaboration capabilities to instill consistency and accountability and encourage desired behavior.

Workbench can be deployed stand-alone providing powerful SOA governance capabilities with built-in design-time policy enforcement and run-time policy management. It can also be deployed with SOA Software’s Service Manager™, or any other standards-based SOA management and security solution, to deliver comprehensive closed-loop SOA infrastructure.

Recent Awards

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Award - Deloitte Fast 500 Award - Deloitte Fast 50 Award - AlwaysON 100
Award - USBX Award - Red Herring 100 Award - Technology Council
Award - InfoWorld 100 Award - Network Computing Well-Connected Award - STP Testers Choice

White Paper IconIntegrated SOA Governance White Paper

Integrated SOA Governance White Paper

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Events IconUpcoming Events

February 19 - 2008, 2:00pm EST
Webinar - Integrated SOA Governance

Integrated SOA Governance

This Webinar from SOA Software with leading SOA Governance expert, Larry Fulton, from Forrester Research, and SOA Software’s own Frank Martinez, will cover the concepts and value of Integrated SOA Governance Automation solutions. Register for this Event

February 24th-29th, 2008
SHARE - Applying Technology to Solve Business Problems

Share jan 2008

SHARE wants to provide you the most up-to-date information on major issues taking place in enterprise technology. In Orlando, you’ll find numerous sessions that cover the following themes and provide sound advice to help you become a proactive, informed IT professional. Event Web site

Webinar IconWebinar Archives

Webinar - Integrated SOA Governance for Microsoft Business Process Automation Solutions

Microsoft Webinar

Recorded January 16th, 2008
This webinar will describe how to leverage Microsoft products as a governed service platform for business process automation. It will examine the need for Integrated SOA Governance in a Microsoft context, and discuss the solution requirements and best practices. Speakers from Microsoft and SOA Software will describe how Microsoft’s ESB Guidance combines with SOA Software’s products to deliver a comprehensive ESB solution. Register for this event

Webinar - Closed-Loop SOA Governance with Daryl Plummer of Gartner

Gartner Webcast

Recorded Oct. 16th, 2007
In this webcast leading industry experts examine the 7 steps that enterprises can and should take to ensure that they reap the rewards of SOA, the Role of SOA Governance, the role of SOA Infrastructure and a case study from Northwestern Mutual on what their SOA and SOA Governance Goals are. Click here to register

Webinar - SOA Governance: The Inside Scoop from Ingram Micro and Forrester Research

Forrester Webcast

Recorded October 2nd, 2007
Without integrated SOA Governance your most important Business and IT initiatives will fail. Learn how industry analysts recommend you approach SOA Governance, and how one Fortune 100 company succeeded. Randy Hefner, Vice President of Forrester Research will provide an independent view of the state of the industry and the requirements for successful SOA Governance initiatives. Replay

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White Papers IconSOA White Papers

SOA Software has many white papers to help you get on top of your SOA challenges, including:

  • 7 Steps to SOA
  • SOA Infrastructure Reference Model
  • Mainframe Web Services

To download these papers and others please visit our Registration Page

Mainframe Web Services / SOLA

  • SOA on the mainframe in CICS or batch
  • Standards-based and governable
  • Security with identity mapping
  • Scalable, adaptable, unrivaled performance
  • Compliments and enhances CICS TSv3.2

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Quote IconProduct Reviews

"Great stuff. These folks are working on cutting-edge things, and I'm constantly surprised at the overall thoughtfulness and completeness of their platform. Highly recommended."

-- Richard Seroter
Richard Seroter's Architecture Musings
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"To be effective, governance must be platform independent, adaptive to client consumption and service provider needs, and closed-loop in the sense that situational awareness is provided. I think SOA Software's recent revision of Service Manager (version 5.0) coupled with Workbench 5.0 serves these functions in fine fashion."

-- Paul O'Connor
WebSphere Journal
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