IWAY UNIVERSAL ADAPTER SUPPORTS BIZTALK SERVER 2006.iWay Software iWay Software, an Information Builders subsidiary, makes over 300 software-based adapters that access data from applications such as SAP, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards and Baan as well as databases such as Adabas, DB2, SQL Server and Oracle and deliver these data to other systems and , an Information Builders (Information Builders, Inc., New York, www.informationbuilders.com) A software company founded in 1975 by Gerald Cohen that specializes in enterprise business intelligence and real time Web reporting. company and an innovator of enterprise integration solutions, has continued to expand its strategic relationship with Microsoft by providing application integration capabilities for the latest edition of Microsoft BizTalk Server Microsoft BizTalk Server, often referred to as simply "BizTalk", is a business process management (BPM) server. Through the use of "adapters" which are tailored to communicate with different software systems used in a large enterprise, it enables companies to automate and integrate 2006. With more than 300 adapters, the iWay Universal Adapter Suite -- a component of iWay SOA (1) (Start Of Authority) The first record in a DNS zone file. See DNS records.
(2) (Service Oriented Architecture) The modularization of business functions for greater flexibility and reusability. Middleware -- provides users of Microsoft BizTalk 2006 with the ability to take advantage of existing integration capabilities and transform their information technology (IT) infrastructure into an open, flexible environment more closely aligned with critical business requirements.
As business operations Business operations are those activities involved in the running of a business for the purpose of producing value for the stakeholders. Compare business processes. The outcome of business operations is the harvesting of value from assets become more complex, organizations are struggling to implement scalable, cost-effective methods to automate and manage intricate business processes. By building and maintaining IT systems that can address the nuances of global business in an efficient and effective manner, iWay Software and Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006 can simplify the management of business processes, enabling organizations to spend more time adding value and growing their business.
"Microsoft and iWay Software have been working together to deliver innovative integration solutions for the world's most complex business environments for more than five years," said Robert Bannerman, Partner Strategy Manager at Microsoft. "By focusing on reducing complexity in the enterprise, users can automate core business processes and integrate disparate systems, employees, and trading partners faster than ever before, resulting in streamlined operations and reduced costs."
The 300-plus adapter iWay Universal Adapter Suite supports many interoperability initiatives and other associated Microsoft products including all current versions of Microsoft .NET Framework, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Visual Studio Microsoft Visual Studio is Microsoft's flagship software development product for computer programmers. It centers on an integrated development environment which lets programmers create standalone applications, web sites, web applications, and web services that run on any platforms , Microsoft SQL Server A relational DBMS from Microsoft that is a major component of the Windows Server System. It is Microsoft's high-end client/server database and is closely integrated with Microsoft Visual Studio and the Microsoft Office System. , and Microsoft Windows Communication Foundation (previously code-named "Indigo").
"iWay Software and Microsoft share a common vision for simplifying application integration in order to help organizations maximize their business benefit," said John Senor, president of iWay Software. "Our iWay Universal Adapter Suite and its adapters lend cost-effective scalable technology to organizations of all sizes, creating one of the most comprehensive integration solutions currently available. Our adapters allow customers to reach more systems with less custom code reducing resources while increasing business agility."
More information about increasing the productivity of Microsoft tools through iWay Software can be found at http://www.iwaysoftware.com/microsoft.
About iWay Software
iWay Software, an Information Builders company and an innovator of enterprise integration solutions, accelerates business integration by providing tools to build a service-oriented architecture (SOA). Clients achieve short-term ROI (Return On Investment) The monetary benefits derived from having spent money on developing or revising a system. In the IT world, there are more ways to compute ROI than Carter has liver pills (and for those of you who never heard of that expression, it means a lot). by using iWay to reduce custom programming and to solve problems quickly, while incrementally creating an architecture that supports long-term projects. The biggest names in software, including BEA BEA - Basic programming Environment for interactive-graphical Applications, from Siemens-Nixdorf. and Microsoft, use iWay adapters to simplify access to ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) An integrated information system that serves all departments within an enterprise. Evolving out of the manufacturing industry, ERP implies the use of packaged software rather than proprietary software written by or for one customer. and CRM (Customer Relationship Management) An integrated information system that is used to plan, schedule and control the presales and postsales activities in an organization. systems, messaging, legacy systems, e-business protocols like AS2 and ebXML, and more. Additional message transformation and data integration make iWay a natural integration choice -- standalone or with other middleware.
For more information, visit http://www.iwaysoftware.com.
About Information Builders
Information Builders is the leader in enterprise business intelligence and real-time operational reporting. The company's WebFOCUS product -- the industry's most scalable, secure, and flexible -- is able to meet all the reporting needs of the extended enterprise, ranging from analysts to power users to the widest deployments for hundreds of thousands of users. Additionally, WebFOCUS' empowerment of organizations seeking to leverage all their data -- by accessing it all from legacy to data warehouse -- is unmatched.
Information Builders' award-winning technology has successfully provided quality software and superior services for 31 years to more than 12,000 customers, including most of the Fortune 100 and U.S. federal government agencies. Headquartered in New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. with 90 offices worldwide, the company employs 1,750 people and has over 350 business partners.
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