WSO2 and SoapKnox Sign Technology Partnership Agreement

Colombo, Sri Lanka, and Houston, USA, April 11, 2007 -- WSO2, Inc. and SoapKnox, Inc. announced that they have signed a technology partnership agreement. SoapKnox will provide a mechanism by which their Real-Time Web Service Monitoring solutions can be easily plugged into WSO2's products.

WSO2's users will now have an option of using SoapKnox's solutions that will enable them to monitor Web services running inside WSO2 products. By extending the functionality of WSO2's management console, users will be able to monitor Web Services from directly within WSO2's management console. WSO2 products include WSO2 Web Services Application Server (WSO2 WSAS) and WSO2 Enterprise Service Bus (WSO2 ESB). SoapKnox has also agreed to provide a pre-packaged version of WSO2 WSAS and WSO2 ESB with the monitoring solution built in for ready use.

Founded by technology pioneers, the WSO2 team is comprised of individuals instrumental in establishing Web services and SOAP standards, and longtime contributors to the Apache open source project.

SoapKnox is developing comprehensive, multi platform, end to end Real-Time Web Services Monitoring solutions. SoapKnox's unified monitoring architecture enables users to monitor Web services developed in both Java as well as .NET platform through a single monitoring console.