Software AG was founded 1969 to become one of the world’s first hardware-independent software vendors. Software AG is a major supplier of enterprise software for electronic business, Web services, content management, business integration and enterprise transaction processing. In recent years, Software AG has focused its R&D activities on products and solutions that support the XML standard. Software AG is the leader in XML technology and solutions. Because XML is the universal format for cross-enterprise data exchange and integration, Software AG develops XML-based products, solutions and services to address today’s and tomorrow’s business needs. Software AG participated through it’s major system group located in Madrid, Spain.