SOURCE: DataDirect Technologies

October 18, 2007 09:00 ET

SOAWorld Magazine Praises Stylus Studio XML IDE

Stylus Studio® 2007 Earns Praise From SOAWorld for Intuitive Tools for XML, XQuery

BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwire - October 18, 2007) - Stylus Studio (, an industry-leading provider of XML tools and data integration components, earned praise in a recent SOAWorld product review for intuitive tools that "increase developer productivity" and application quality. The review appears in the October 2007 issue of SOAWorld Magazine and can be read online at:

The SOAWorld product review lauds many Stylus Studio® product features, including its built-in cross-language debugger, Wizards for easy XML document creation and conversion, an integrated XPath expression evaluator, and others. Innovative tools like Java™ code generation for XQuery and XSLT, customizable editors, synchronized text, tree, and grid views of XML documents, and support for numerous popular XQuery and XSLT processors are also cited for improving the application development process.

"The SOAWorld product review, the latest in a long string of product accolades including the SOAWorld Readers Choice Awards, reinforces the leading reputation that Stylus Studio XML Enterprise Suite has earned for its innovative, easy-to-use tools for data integration and XML application development," said Robert Evelyn, DataDirect Technologies VP of Strategy and General Manager of XML Product Group. "Stylus Studio XML IDE continues to grow, with new features including tools support for building advanced data integration applications with DataDirect XQuery™ and DataDirect XML Converters™."

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About Stylus Studio®

Stylus Studio®, a product from DataDirect Technologies, an operating company of Progress Software Corporation, is the industry's most innovative XML IDE, providing a comprehensive suite of advanced XML tools and scalable deployment components for working with XML, XSLT, XPath, XQuery, XML Schema, Web services, EDIFACT, X12, legacy data integration, XML Pipeline, XML mapping, XML Publishing and more. Used by leading software developers world-wide, Stylus Studio simplifies XML programming and enhances developer productivity through innovation. For more information, visit:

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