SOA Software and Parasoft Partner to Deliver Complete Runtime Governance and Testing Suite for SOA

Companies’ products work together to provide a seamless security and performance testing and run-time governance infrastructure

SANTA MONICA, Calif.—Jun 5th 2006—SOA Software, the leading provider of comprehensive SOA and Web services management, security and run-time governance solutions, and Parasoft Corporation, the leading provider of Automated Error Prevention solutions for software development and publisher of Parasoft SOAtest, today announced that they are partnering to offer customers the benefits of an integrated runtime governance and testing suite for SOA.

SOA Software and Parasoft together can provide customers with:

  • Extended security infrastructure in order to assure the quality of a Service Oriented Architecture
  • A combination of web services management and error re-factoring for service oriented architectures and web service based applications
  • Facilitation of error and fault handling
  • A platform designed to prevent software errors via early detection and remediation of errors
  • Distinct reduction of re-work between design, development and QA

“We are pleased to be able to announce this partnership with Parasoft,” said Roberto Medrano, executive vice president of SOA Software.  “This relationship offers customers the ability to leverage the leading testing suite for SOA, with the leading runtime infrastructure platform to accelerate return on their investment in Web services and SOA platforms.”

“The key to a successful SOA deployment is visibility and consistency,” said Wayne Ariola, Vice President of Corporate Development of Parasoft.  “SOA Software’s comprehensive product suite delivers a proven infrastructure for enterprise SOA deployments; Parasoft SOAtest strengthens this infrastructure with our SOA aware testing framework.  The combination of solutions insures consistency and delivers unparalleled visibility into the design, development, deployment and quality of service assets.”

About SOA Software
SOA Software is the leading provider of comprehensive enterprise-class SOA management, security, and governance solutions.  SOA Software’s products include the award winning Service Manager™, Network Director™, Partner Manager™, and SOLA™.  Service Manager provides a high-performance, scalable SOA Management solution. Network Director provides mediation and tolerance capabilities, ensuring that services can be consumed by the widest possible range of applications.  Partner Manager makes it easy for companies to securely publish B2B Web services for their partners to consume. And SOLA is the only production proven mainframe Web services solution for CICS programmers. These enterprise-class products combine to create the only complete SOA Infrastructure solution available today.  SOA Software is a privately held company backed by leading investors including Redpoint, Mellon Ventures, Palisades Ventures Fund and Paladin Capital Group. For more information, please visit

About Parasoft
Parasoft is the leading provider of innovative solutions for automated software test and analysis and the establishment of software error prevention practices as an integrated part of the software development lifecycle. Parasoft’s product suite enables software development and IT organizations to significantly reduce costs and delivery delays, ensure application reliability and security and improve the quality of the software they develop and deploy through the practice of Automated Error Prevention (AEP). Parasoft has more than 10,000 clients worldwide including: Bank of America, Boeing, Cisco, Disney, Ericsson, IBM, Lehman Brothers, Lockheed, Lexis-Nexis, Sabre Holdings, SBC and Yahoo. Founded in 1987, Parasoft is a privately held company headquartered in Monrovia, CA. For more information visit:


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