Software AG webMethods is mature integration product suite. Excellent documentations. Great support. And you can find a lot of skilled specialist. It has solutions for EAI, B2B, BPM, Big Data, API Management, Microservices, and Cloud. With FLEX license, we are able to implement unlimited number of cores and instances. Has support for DevOps and Continuous Integration. Can be integrated with various opensource platforms like Jenkins, SonarQube, and ElasticSearch It is cross platform. Easy to maintain and manage. It supports various database, high availability clustering, various security technologies like OAuth & JWT. It has adapters to various applications like JDBC, MQ, SAP, AS400, FileNet, JMS, and various cloud applications. It supports various integration patterns including messaging integration pattern.
Software AG webMethods is not born in the cloud era. It did catching up in terms on iPaaS adoption. Monitoring, Testing framework, and various utility frameworks is not available out of the box in the earlier versions. For some they maybe steep learning curve for those new to webMethods. Short product version lifecycle. Upgrading sometimes is a bit complex.
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Through Software AG webMethods, we are able to integrate legacy systems, and various back end databases, easily perform orchestration, and consume and expose as API or services. Front end and cloud application are able to consume webMethods APIs and services to retrieve customer & policy information, and perform various policy transactions.