Green Hat Combines BPM, SOA Validation for TIBCO

Green Hat Consulting, a UK-based SOA firm, is offering a test automation product that combines validation for both SOA with BPM (business process management). The SOA-BPM testing suite will be made available first for TIBCO's iProcess.

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Green Hat Consulting, a UK-based SOA technologies firm, is offering a test automation product that combines validation for both SOA with BPM (business process management). The SOA-BPM testing suite will be made available first for TIBCO's iProcess.

Green hat enhanced its GH Tester platform for SOA with BPM capabilities thanks to a development partnership with UK-based 1st Thought, As a result of the combined SOA-BPM testing platform, Green Hat executives said it can now customers a way to test a broader range of components in their SOA projects, including exception handling and manual processes.

"Some of the world's largest organizations are using BPM in conjunction with SOA to deliver maximum business value. Until recently, automation of BPM testing has always been a stumbling block," said Peter Cole, Green Hat's President and CTO, in a statement.
Green Hat's GH Tester now extends the agility, quality and cost-savings benefits Green Hat's customers have been enjoying on their SOA-only projects to their BPM projects, Cole said, making it simpler for companies looking to combine SOA and BPM to get the most business value from their BPM deployments.

Green Hat's partner 1st Thought had this observation. "We are delighted to be partnering with Green Hat to bring BPM capability to the GH Tester product," said Nigel Winship, CEO 1st Thought. "The ability that GH Tester now provides to drive the testing of a process end to end is genuinely ground breaking and we believe affords huge scope to drive down delivery costs for BPM projects.

GH Tester has been a graphical tool for testing message based systems. Publish and subscribe easily to a wide range of protocols including JMS, SOAP, MQ and RV. Regression test and performance test adapters.

Inside Green Hat's SOA-BPM Support for TIBCO
Green Hat selected TIBCO's iProcess BPM platform as the first to be supported. The company has specific expertise and offerings to support feeds for TIBCO market data.
That said, Green Hat has long also offers a range of tools for testing and tracking traffic across ESBs, JMS, SOAP over HTTP, SOAP over JMS, IBM MQ, TIBCO and even "raw" TCP/IP streams.

Since 1996, Green Hat has been providing expertise in the use of integration technologies to deliver cost-effective solutions to real business issues. Our suite of GH Software products facilitates significant savings in time and cost to organizations implementing SOA architectures using messaging-based technologies. Our customers range from the niche financial trading boutique to international telecom players and investment banks, a diverse range of businesses, united through their need for scalable, reliable, integrated solutions.

Since 2001, 1st Thought has specialized in BPM solutions, and worked with leading BPM platform providers. 1st Thought also is a member of TeamTIBCO, a select group of partners that has proven track record of successful engagements.




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