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Bring structure, scale and speed to your SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) adoption with CentraSite™. Build new Web services - faster - with comprehensive governance.

SOA governance is the subset of IT governance. It establishes policies, controls, and enforcement mechanisms required for successful SOA adoption by giving IT visibility and control over their SOA development and deployment.

At the core of Software AG’s SOA governance capabilities is CentraSite – the market’s leading SOA governance and lifecycle management products. It provides a system-of-record for managing your SOA throughout the service lifecycle.

SOA Governance

By combining a standards-based registry and repository with policy management, CentraSite adds value throughout the SOA lifecycle. With CentraSite, your development teams will re-use services more easily, operational duties will be streamlined through better automation of lifecycle processes, and making changes will occur quickly because you’ll understand the complexities and interdependencies of your SOA.

Together with webMethods X-Broker and Layer 7’s SOA Appliances, CentraSite governs the end-to-end SOA lifecycle helping companies accelerate SOA adoption from one project to the next.

Achieve business results faster with CentraSite from Software AG
  • Best-of-breed products – With CentraSite, webMethods X-Broker, and SOA appliances from Layer 7, Software AG provides leading SOA governance capabilities.
  • Full lifecycle governance – Unlike disjointed product architectures from most vendors, Software AG unifies the SOA lifecycle with an integrated set of products.
  • Adapts to your IT infrastructure – CentraSite’s standards-based product architecture gives it the flexibility to work in a heterogeneous IT environment.
  • Unified product architecture – Apply policies across all three stages enabling consistent governance of your assets and processes as your enterprise scales its SOA.
  • Govern all IT assets - Extensible meta-data model and adaptable architecture makes it easier to govern SOA process and promote re-use by making IT assets like processes, services, and policies contextually available.

As a leader in SOA Governance, Software AG provides the most comprehensive set of capabilities for governance, meta-data and lifecycle management. SOA governance is a key capability of the Software AG Business Infrastructure Suite, enabling organizations to achieve business results – faster. Learn More.

Recommended Next Steps

Let Software AG ensure that your customers and employees benefit from streamlined processes and access to the data they need, when they need it. For more information,
Measure Your SOA Readiness
Attend a BPM + SOA Basics Seminar
Visit the CentraSite Developer Community
Or contact us

Recommended Resources

Forrester Case Study
Using SOA And BPM To Support Enterprise Agility
ZapThink White Paper
SOA: Building the Roadmap
ZapThink White Paper
Leveraging SOA For Strategic Value Creation -- Florida State College at Jacksonville
Springboard Research
SOA Governance in Asia Pacific
White Paper
Comprehensive SOA Governance
Fact Sheet
webMethods Insight
Coca-Cola Enterprises relies on Software AG SOA to enhance global delivery
See the video
Read about their success in the eBizQ blog


Fact Sheets

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webMethods X-Broker

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Snapshots from SOA Governance

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