"By participating in the PeopleSoft 8 Early Integration Program with Actional Control Broker, Actional is demonstrating its commitment to providing its customers with a quality integration to PeopleSoft 8," said Rebekah Jackson, director of Software Alliances at PeopleSoft.
"Our partners play a key role in providing a total solution, and we're pleased to have Actional involved in this project."
Actional Control Broker will directly connect packaged and custom-developed e-Business applications to PeopleSoft
environments, and will allow PeopleSoft
to directly control external applications built on industry standards such as COM
.The Actional integration solution leverages new features found in Peoplesoft 8
, including Component Interface, XML Application Messaging and Business Interlinks.
As a participant in the PeopleSoft
8 Early Integration Program, Actional received documentation, training, pre-release software and consulting several months prior to the software's general availability.