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As the complexity, immediacy, and scope of enterprise processes increase, so does the risk of failure. Comprehensive, proactive management of next-generation information processes and services is critical. Traditional application management tools are inadequate to manage next-generation cross-application and, eventually, cross-enterprise business processes and services because they are static, invasive, and unaware of changing application context. Businesses need a management tool that provides real-time visibility, context, and control from the application and data level through the dynamic service and business process levels. Examples of some key capabilities required are: Application Mapping - the ability to automatically discover and map composite applications Business Process Tracing - the ability to trace the full scope of business processes across service la... (more)

BackWeb Solution to Extend BEA Applications to Mobile Workers

BackWeb Technologies Ltd. has announced a solution that's designed to help BEA customers more easily and cost-effectively mobilize, or offline enable, any BEA Web application for mobile laptop users with intermittent network connectivity. Announced at BEA's eWorld Conference in San Francisco, the joint solution aims to help sales and field service organizations realize maximum productivity, cost savings, and process acceleration gains from employees using BEA Web applications while disconnected from the network. Customers utilize BackWeb Offline Access Server technology to gain mob... (more)

All Channels Clear, DOD's Latest EMALL Stands Ready

The US Department of Defense (DOD) announced that it has completed the latest version of DOD EMALL, one of the Defense Dept.'s most successful online applications. Written in ebXML, and relying on BEA WebLogic Integration 8.1, EMALL is the DOD's worldwide commerce portal, processing more than $188 million in transactions yearly. Among the innovations which this version of EMALL introduces is the use of the Electronic Business using eXtensible Markup Language (ebXML) standard to conduct messaging between trading partners. DOD EMALL is one of the largest online installations to ma... (more)

BEA Systems CTO to Present "Virtualized SOA" Session at SOA World Conference & Expo

Arthur C. Clarke famously said “New ideas pass through three periods: 1) It can't be done; 2) It probably can be done, but it's not worth doing; 3) I knew it was a good idea all along!” SOA and Virtualization has existed, in various forms, and have been adopted with varying degrees of success within the modern enterprise. SOA especially has reached the point where it generally is considered to be a good idea! As a result of the wide adoption applications, services and infrastructure have been linked to form a new kind of “organism”, which is a critical par... (more)

Top Business Leaders and Influential Writers at BEA Executive Symposium Discuss Characteristics that Make Leaders, Organizations

(New York, NY) — Tom Brokaw, anchor and managing editor of the NBC Nightly News, was a featured speaker at the Third Annual BEA Executive Symposium, on December 12, 2001, in midtown Manhattan. Presented by BEA in cooperation with the Harvard Business Review, this invitation-only event was themed, "Staying Power: Leadership That Makes a Lasting Impression." More than 500 executives gathered to hear some of the world's most effective business leaders and influential business writers share their hard-won insights on staying power and great leadership. "BEA is all about helping our 1... (more)