Red Hat has launched its open source JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5.0, which the company says improves web services and cloud integration.
JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform 5.0 is the latest major upgrade to Red Hat's middleware platform. Along with the improvements to web services integration, Red Hat said the product includes an updated enterprise services bus with enhanced protocol listeners, management consoles and a new rules engine that can be managed by JBoss Enterprise BRMS (Business Rules Management System). The enhanced platform enables enterprises to deploy new applications and services more rapidly.
Red Hat has also updated its development tools suite, JBoss Developer Studio 3.0, which is built on the latest major release of the Eclipse 3.5 open source platform. Red Hat said it includes new development capabilities for building SOA services and data transformation tools for developing integration services.