SOA Software Selected by AlwaysOn as Top Private Company For The Third Consecutive Year

Recognized as AO Global 250 Winner for game-changing technology and market value

Los Angeles, Calif., July 21st, 2008SOA Software, a leading Integrated SOA Governance Automation vendor today announced that for the third straight year, it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the prestigious AO Global 250 Winners. Inclusion in the AO Global 250 signifies major developments in the creation of new business opportunities in the global technology industries. SOA Software was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and other industry experts spanning the globe, based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.

SOA Software and the AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies will be honored at the AlwaysOn & STVP Summit at Stanford scheduled to occur on July 22-24, 2008 at Stanford University. This two-and-a-half day executive event highlights the significant economic, political and commercial trends disrupting the global technology industries and features the most innovative companies, eminent technologists, influential investors and journalists in keynote presentations, panel debates and private company CEO showcases. Fifty of the top CEOs from the AO Global 250 will present their market strategies to a panel of industry experts in a “CEO Showcase.”  SOA Software will be presenting on July 23, 2008.

“The AO Global 250 winners have excelled in key strategic areas in the global technology markets,” said Tony Perkins, founder and CEO of AlwaysOn.  “We congratulate them for their success in introducing new tools, services, and platforms that are driving the next phase of innovation and creating real value at an economically uncertain time.”

The AO Global 250 was selected from over hundreds of companies, nominated by a panel of industry experts in the online technology, media, entertainment, enterprise and greentech sectors from around the world. A full list of all the AO Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn Web site at

With the Always On recognition at the upcoming Summit, SOA Software joins a prestigious group of organizations and individuals who provide successful cutting edge products and services in the technology industry.  Since 2002, SOA Software has provided its customers with products to accelerate their adoption of SOA. The company’s products provide a comprehensive Integrated SOA Governance Automation solution. They offer lifecycle governance, security, management and mediation of SOA, ensuring the security, reliability, performance and ease of development of service-oriented business applications. The company provides the industry’s fastest and most scalable solution for platform-independent Integrated SOA Governance Automation.

“SOA Software is particularly proud to be recognized by AlwaysOn for three years in a row,” said Paul Gigg, President and CEO of SOA Software. “This recognition serves as a testament to our success in the marketplace. We will continue doing what we do well- being an SOA industry thought leader and providing the very best Integrated SOA Governance products and services that help companies maximize their SOA investments”

About SOA Software

SOA Software’s industry-leading Integrated SOA Governance Automation products provide accountability and control over enterprise SOA programs.  The world’s leading organizations including Merrill Lynch, Verizon, and Pfizer rely on SOA Software’s collaborative lifecycle solutions to build the right services the right way, and to protect their investments by ensuring the performance, availability and security of services on all their distributed and mainframe platforms.  For more information, please visit

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About AlwaysOn

AlwaysOn ignited the open-media revolution in early 2003 by being the first media brand to launch a community blog network.  In 2004, AlwaysOn continued to lead the industry in innovation by engaging its bloggers in a social network. AlwaysOn is also revolutionizing the media business by applying its open-media principles to its executive event series (Stanford Summit, OnHollywood, OnMedia, GoingGreen, NordicGreen, and Venture Summit East and West) and quarterly print “blogozine”. No other media brand has dared to create such open interaction with its readers and event participants.

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