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4 New ebMS 2.0 Secure Messaging Products Certified by Drummond Group

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Axway, CLEO, GXS, IBM Unveil Latest ebMS 2.0 Software

AUSTIN, TX—July 24, 2012—Drummond Group Inc., the trusted leader in interoperability software testing, today announced that four new software products successfully completed the Drummond Certified™ program’s ebMS 2.0 (ebXML Messaging Standard)-2Q12 interoperability testing. Companies that demonstrated interoperability among their software applications in the ebMS-2Q12 test event included Axway, CLEO, GXS and IBM. ebMS 2.0 products are globally utilized in multiple industries, including automotive, financial services, government and healthcare.

ebMS 2.0 is the messaging layer of the ebXML framework, and, as an OASIS standard, enables secure and reliable Internet data interchange complementary to emerging Service Oriented Architectures (SOAs).

“In an increasingly interconnected computing landscape, it is vital to recognize the importance of certified interoperability,” said Rik Drummond, DGI’s chief executive officer. “In due course, this enables diverse, global companies an opportunity to work together and deliver innovative software and all related benefits to their customers. We applaud these organizations for their collective efforts to support ebMS 2.0 applications. Certified applications provide additional savings in time and costs that may also decrease levels of frustrations when exchanging a tremendous amount of data over the Internet.”

For a complete list of the newly certified ebMS-2Q12 products and additional information, please visit:

About Drummond Group Inc.

Founded in 1999, Drummond Group Inc. (DGI) is a leader in innovative, global software testing and acts as a catalyst to advance and tie together technologies, standards, security and interoperability in vertical industries – smart grid, automotive, health care, financial services, government, petroleum, pharmaceutical and retail. As a trusted, experienced and accredited interoperability test lab, the firm offers global test services through the product life cycle, including auditing, quality assurance, conformance and test consulting. For more information, please visit or email