DocuWare presented its latest web services solution based on SOA - DocuWare 5.1 - at this year's Document Management Systems exposition (DMS) in Cologne, Germany. Clients from the Java and Windows world can now be integrated. An open-platform architecture of the new DocuWare 5 product generation is compatible with the philosophy of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and aims for a high level of scalability and system stability. Version 5.1 now also offers web services for communicating with a wide range of third-party applications. Web Services enable .NET-based DocuWare servers to interact with numerous applications from Java and Windows environments.