iWay to Sell .Net Adapter Source Code to Microsoft
The .Net-based adapters enable BizTalk Server to communicate with third-party ERP and integration applications.iWay Software is helping Microsoft Corp. users better interoperate with third-party applications. The New York-based company, which has a stable of about 280 prebuilt adapters to back-end systems, announced Tuesday its selling the source code and intellectual property from eight of its adapters to Microsoft. The handful of .Net-based adapters Microsoft is acquiring essentially enable the companys BizTalk Server to communicate with applications from a variety of ERP (enterprise resource planning) and integration vendors, including PeopleSoft and J.D. Edwards ERP applications (both companies are now owned by Oracle Corp.); Oracle applications and databases; Siebel Systems Inc.s applications; and Tibco Software Inc.s EMS, Rendezvous and Clarify integration applications.
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