iWay Takes on Homeland Security
New offerings from the business integration software developer aim to help organizations implement homeland security apps.Business integration software developer iWay Software, an Information Builders company, announced Wednesday a series of technology offerings geared toward helping government and public sector organizations implement homeland security applications. IWay, of New York City, will offer accelerator software to address four security issues faced by government organizations, according to iWay officials. Those issues include bioterrorism detection and response; transportation, border and port security; secure information sharing; and international student tracking. The new offerings are meant to address the requirements for vertical integration among different levels of government, while helping to build the more horizontal system of systems that President Bush mandated.
IWay uses its XML-based Integration Superhighway to facilitate the exchange of information between systems in the companys vertical accelerators, while its infrastructure provides the foundation for integration.