Content tagged with Services Oriented - posted in April 2008 - InformationWeek
Content tagged with Services Oriented
posted in April 2008
Interop: Oracle Looks Beyond ERP
News  |  4/30/2008  | 
The company announced at Interop that it will follow the money by emphasizing line-of-business applications embedded with Web 2.0 features.
Interop: Microsoft Sees 200,000 Protocol Downloads
News  |  4/29/2008  | 
Senior VP Bob Muglia says Microsoft products will feature "open connections" that will allow outside developers to more easily write programs that interact with its own.
Oracle Clinches Difficult BEA Systems Acquisition
News  |  4/29/2008  | 
After an acquisition that began as borderline hostile, Oracle talks of the companies' shared vision for SOA and a strong partnership in delivering middleware products.
How to Choose the Right BPM Suite: From RFP to Final Selection
News  |  4/28/2008  | 
You've decided that business process management is right for your organization. But what's next? Here's how to build an evaluation team, write a request for proposal, review RFP responses, evaluate a short list of candidates and choose the right BPM suite.
Follow Three Best Practices to Succeed at Business Activity Monitoring
News  |  4/28/2008  | 
BAM can monitor crucial key performance indicators around time, cost, quality, and productivity, but many firms struggle when deploying the technology. Three best practices will jump start your project and help you choose the right metrics and alert levels.
Web 2.0: Microsoft's Live Mesh Aims For Simplicity
News  |  4/23/2008  | 
The company will use open standards like Atom, JSON, POX, RSS, HTTP, REST, and FeedSync to allow for the "it just works experience."
Microsoft Continues Its Work On Oslo -- SOA for Windows
News  |  4/23/2008  | 
Microsoft has shown it can take a third-part app built with Java and move it over to .Net without changing any Java code.
Informatica Plans To Add Identity Software To Integration Platform
News  |  4/23/2008  | 
Informatica plans to use the acquisition of Identity Systems to add to its integration software identity search and resolution for a variety of objects, including people, companies and products.
BPMS Watch Rates 11 Business Process Management Suites
News  |  4/21/2008  | 
The BPMS Watch Ratings Report for the Second-Quarter 2008 takes a close look at the integration, human workflow, production workflow and case management capabilities of industry-leading BPM suites. All-around standouts include BEA and Lombardi, Oracle, Software AG, EMC and Global 360.
Web 2.0: Companies Will Spend $4.6 Billion By 2013, Forrester Predicts
News  |  4/21/2008  | 
Some of the companies adopting social networking, RSS, blogs, wikis, mashups, podcasting, and widgets will be presenting at the Web 2.0 Expo show this week.
Microsoft Tests 'Albany' Subscription Software Program
News  |  4/18/2008  | 
The service is meant to bolster the company's presence in the booming Web services market while protecting its multibillion-dollar packaged software franchise.
Microsoft Plans Internet Scaling With MatrixDB For SQL Server After 2008
News  |  4/18/2008  | 
While Microsoft officially refused comment, two job listings offer tantalizing information about a significant enterprise database project under development.
Pegasystems Adds Web App Builder To BPM Suite
News  |  4/18/2008  | 
Internet Application Compose streamlines mash-up construction and makes it possible to deploy the application across branch offices, contact centers, agent desktops, portals and other channels, as well as existing Web applications.
Curl's Nitro Takes Aim At Adobe AIR
News  |  4/15/2008  | 
The two companies also compete with Microsoft's Windows Presentation Foundation and Silverlight in the online-offline rich Internet app runtime marketplace.
Google's KML Format Approved As Open Standard
News  |  4/14/2008  | 
The file format used in Google Earth and Google Maps is already being used by Microsoft.
Eclipse-Compatible User Interface Included On Mule 2.0 ESB
News  |  4/10/2008  | 
The IDE in Version 2.0 lets a Java developer create connectivity between his application and existing applications in his target environment.
IBM's Mashup Suite Aims To Increase Enterprise Adoption
News  |  4/8/2008  | 
The company's Mashup Center and WebSphere sMash make it easier for both developers and information workers to create and use mashups.
Microsoft Says OOXML Vote Was Fair
News  |  4/7/2008  | 
The Office Open XML file format derived from Microsoft Office 2007 was ratified as an ISO standard by 61 countries, including the U.S., the UK, Germany, and Japan.
Spring Users To Get Assist In Building Java Web Services
News  |  4/4/2008  | 
WSO2's grafted approach to Spring's Web services may appeal to open source developers eyeing rapid, lightweight Java developments.
LogiXML Adds ETL Tool To BI Platform
News  |  4/1/2008  | 
Logi ETL is a Web-based data integration application that can transfer data from diverse sources directly to multiple destinations, be invoked by predefined processes, including scheduling; or be triggered by application actions.

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