SOA Software Enhances Mainframe Web Services Product

Los Angeles-based SOA Software said Monday that it has enhanced its mainframe Web Services product, SOLA. The new release adds WSDL development tools, LDAP support for single sign on, UDDI 3.0 support, and a COBOL translation dictionary. SOA's SOLA software is used by companies to connect mainframes with newer Web Services-based software and applications. SOA is backed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Redpoint, Mellon Ventures, Palisades Ventures Fund, and Paladin Capital Group.