IBM has released software that is designed to make it easier for companies to use service oriented architecture (SOA) while also supporting advanced IT environments.
IBM is applying a combination of SOA expertise to help clients simultaneously increase the volume and the integrity of their business transactions.
The products include tools and software to help companies get started with SOA middleware designed to execute and synchronise business processes SOA configurations to help IBM customers more easily and securely integrate legacy applications and professional services to help develop an SOA infrastructure that will support high volume, synchronised business processes.
"As more businesses across industries rely on high volume and complex business transactions, customers are linking together hundreds - and even thousands - of business applications, platforms and data sources across their enterprises. The resulting surge in business transactions requires proven software and services to ensure the integrity of these complex business processes and deliver on the promise of SOA," said Steve Mills, senior vice president, IBM Software Group.