June 18, 2008

Layer 7 Technologies Enhances Field Collaboration for SOA Through HP ISV Marketplace Referral Program

Layer 7 Technologies, a leading provider of security and governance appliances for Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), today announced it has joined the HP Internet Software Vendor (ISV) Marketplace Referral Program to facilitate the companies' collaboration in the field and accelerate the adoption of joint solutions.

"Layer 7 has a long-standing technology relationship with the Business Technology Optimization family of HP SOA Center products," explains Dimitri Sirota, Vice President of Marketing and Alliances, Layer 7 Technologies. "With this new relationship, HP customers now have greater access to Layer 7 SOA Appliances for addressing run-time security and policy enforcement in their SOA."

"Businesses are looking at SOA to increase the agility and lower costs of their technology infrastructure, as well as to speed up the time-to-market for their offerings," said Tim Hall, Vice President of SOA Center at HP. "Layer 7 has demonstrated successful integration with HP in several joint customer implementations and its participation in the new HP Software ISV Marketplace Program will aid future integrations."

For those attending the 2008 HP Software Universe in Las Vegas, Layer 7 will be showcasing demos of the SecureSpan Gateways with HP SOA Center at booth 357. More information on Layer 7 is also available at www.layer7tech.com.

To schedule a one-on-one with a Layer 7 representative, please contact Cerys Goodall at [email protected] or call 416.644.2254.

About Layer 7 Technologies

Layer 7 Technologies is a leading provider of XML security and policy enforcement appliances for next generation service oriented and Web oriented integrations. The SecureSpan family of SOA appliances and gateway software address the security, complexity, performance and networking issues associated with deploying and maintaining production Web services. To learn more please visit www.layer7tech.com.

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