SOURCE: WebLayers

November 12, 2007 16:58 ET

WebLayers CTO Guy Loewy Invited to Share Strategies for Successful SOA Governance at SOA World Conference

Policy Management Expert to Share Best Practices for Automated SOA Governance

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwire - November 12, 2007) - WebLayers™ Inc., the market leader for automated Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) governance, announced today that its CTO Guy Loewy has been invited to lead a session at this week's SOA World Conference & Expo 2007 West titled, "Understanding Policy Management for Successful SOA Governance."

Industry pundits have preached the critical need for SOA governance processes for some time. Yet the requirements for successful SOA governance traditionally focus on the registry/repository. Experts have now recognized the need for SOA Policy Management as a separate, essential component for ensuring compliance throughout the entire service lifecycle. To deliver on business objectives, SOA architects must understand what polices are required at each stage and how they should be applied. In this session, attendees will learn how to apply a successful SOA policy management strategy across their organization, including Policy Definition, Policy Enforcement, Policy Adoption and Policy Change Management.

Guy Loewy is an industry recognized innovator and frequent speaker on SOA governance issues. At WebLayers, Loewy is the Chief Technology Officer responsible for creating technology that enables companies to automate the governance of their SOA implementations.

What:   "Understanding Policy Management for Successful SOA Governance"

When:   Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007 at 9:15-10:00am Pacific

Where:  SOA World Conference & Expo 2007 West, Nov. 12-13, 2007 at the
        Grand Hyatt in San Francisco

Who:    Guy Loewy, CTO, WebLayers

About WebLayers

WebLayers is the market leader for automated SOA governance. WebLayers Center, the company's flagship product, is a policy management solution that automates what has traditionally been a manual, labor-intensive process of enforcing governance policies. In use today at many of the world's largest companies and government agencies, WebLayers Center is the only solution to ensure compliance throughout the lifecycle which provides the necessary visibility and guidance to govern effectively. WebLayers is also the founder and coordinator of The SOA Forum, an industry roundtable of executives who are mandated with the challenging mission of driving a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) within their organizations. The SOA Forum is celebrating over three years of successful and interactive collaboration among its members. Today the Forum includes over 1,500 members representing more than 450 organizations. A private company founded in 2002, WebLayers is headquartered in Cambridge, Mass. For more information please visit

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