WSO2 VP of Delivery to Present Webinar Series on Application Development Best Practices

Webinars will examine how to rapidly build applications with JavaScript and data services, support JAX-WS, JAX-RS and Java Web applications, and optimize API management

Palo Alto, CA – April 24, 2014 – The successful execution of a connected business strategy relies on the ability to address the requirements for various Web applications and services quickly and effectively. To support this effort, WSO2 Vice President of Delivery Samisa Abeysinghe will present four technical webinars to help IT professionals strengthen their application development and management best practices using WSO2’s open source platform.

April 30: Rapid Application Development with JavaScript and Data Services

This webinar will discuss two technologies for engaging in the rapid application development required to support an agile, connected business. It will explore how developers can take advantage of JavaScript, one of the most popular tools for quickly building both Web applications and REST-style services. The session also will examine how WSO2 Data Services Server, with its XML descriptor-based approach, can be used to easily expose databases as REST and SOAP services.

The one-hour webinar will be held Wednesday, April 30, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PDT. To learn more, visit

May 7: JAX-WS, JAX-RS and Java Web Applications with WSO2 Platform

This webinar will examine how WSO2 Application Server provides comprehensive support for building and deploying JAX-WS and JAX-RS applications, as well as Java Web applications. Additionally, it will discuss how developers can easily deploy, activate, deactivate and un-deploy applications using the application life-cycle management capabilities of WSO2 Application Server.

The one-hour webinar will be held Wednesday, May 7, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PDT. For more information, visit

May 14: Application Development Around API Management

This webinar will begin by exploring how developers can use the WSO2 API Manager to expose existing applications as APIs. It then will examine how to implement client applications for exposed APIs. Finally, the session will cover how to handle security models in client applications, including key management with the OAuth open authentication standard.

The one-hour webinar will be held Wednesday, May 14, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PDT. Visit to learn more .

May 22: Agile Application Development with WSO2 App Factory

This webinar will discuss how WSO2 App Factory, a cloud-based application life-cycle management solution, enables agile application development by providing environments to develop, test, and deploy applications using continuous integration models. The session also will look at how to handle teams and environment provisioning, different types of applications, application life-cycle management, and collaboration and communication around application development.

The one-hour webinar will be held Thursday, May 22, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. PDT. To learn more, visit .

About the Presenter

Webinar series presenter Samisa Abeysinghe is WSO2 vice president of delivery. He has nearly 15 years of experience working for systems integrators and software vendors with global exposure. Prior to WSO2, Samisa worked for systems integrators and software vendors with global exposure. He is a longtime Apache Web Services project committer, and initiated the Apache Axis2/C project. In addition to several published articles, Samisa has authored two books: “RESTful PHP Web Services” and “PHP Team Development.”

About WSO2

WSO2 is the only company that provides a completely integrated enterprise application platform for enabling a business to build and connect APIs, applications, Web services, iPaaS, PaaS, software as a service and legacy connections without having to write code; using big data and mobile; and fostering reuse through a social enterprise store. Only with WSO2 can enterprises use a family of governed secure solutions built on the same code base to extend their ecosystems across the cloud and on mobile devices to employees, customers and partners in anyway they like. Hundreds of leading enterprise customers across every sector—health, financial, retail, logistics, manufacturing, travel, technology, telecom and more—in every region of the world rely on WSO2’s award-winning, 100% open source platform for their mission-critical applications. To learn more, visit or check out the WSO2 community on the WSO2 Blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and FriendFeed..

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