Information Builders’ iWay Cloud Services Available for Amazon Elastic Cloud Computing

New cloud offering provides organizations secure, cost-effective enterprise information management, business-to-business and business-integration solutions anytime, anywhere

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New cloud offering provides organizations secure, cost-effective enterprise information management, business-to-business and business-integration solutions anytime, anywhere

iWay Software today announced its robust, enterprise integration solutions are now available on-demand with the release of iWay Cloud Services for Amazon Elastic Cloud Computing (EC2). iWay Software’s on-demand solution reduces administrative costs and does not require users to purchase, deploy, or test expensive hardware. Companies of all sizes now have simplified, affordable access to the enterprise integration and data access solutions they need to support a variety of critical initiatives.

Offering end-to-end integration capabilities, iWay Cloud Services for Amazon EC2 provides users secure connections to internal applications, systems, and databases within corporate firewalls, offers access to Internet-based Web services and databases, and can be easily integrated with other SaaS based solutions. Eliminating the need for onsite installation, iWay Cloud Services for Amazon EC2 enables organizations to quickly and easily deploy cutting-edge integration technologies in the cloud without devoting IT resources to ongoing maintenance or paying the high licensing fees typically associated with onsite solutions.

From iWay Software's Patented Universal Adapter framework, which provides connectivity to more than 300 information assets, to its state-of-the-art integration engine, organizations can now access a range applications via iWay Cloud Services for Amazon EC2, including comprehensive suites for Enterprise information management (EIM), business-to-business integration (B2B), and business process automation (BPA).

Another key iWay adapter deployed to Amazon EC2 via iWay Cloud Services is the iWay Salesforce.com adapter. Deployed in both enterprise search and data profiling/data quality applications available on a SaaS model, the adapter also supports integration with other corporate applications such as SAP and Oracle.

iWay Cloud Services for Amazon EC2 is pre-installed and pre-configured as Amazon Images (AMIs) and fully hosted by Amazon, providing users with:

  • A flexible and scalable deployment model that can be expanded instantly at any time
  • Full customizability to address unique integration requirements
  • Convenient, anytime, anywhere Web-based access to integration tools
  • A highly secure environment leveraging the iWay RVI Secure Proxy Service -- using the secure AS2 protocol -- preserves data integrity and security between internal applications and systems, and Amazon EC2 instances of iWay solutions
  • A budget-friendly fee structure based solely on system usage

Available now through Software as a Service (SaaS) model are iWay Data Profiler and iWay Data Quality Center tools.

iWay Cloud Services for Amazon EC2 is fully compatible with Information Builders’ WebFOCUS Business Intelligence (BI) platform, enabling users to leverage the capabilities of BI and integration with the simplicity of a cloud solution. iWay SaaS on Amazon EC2 is available immediately. For more information visit: www.iwaysoftware.com/products/iway_saas_azec2.html.