According to a survey of six hundred senior executives around the world, the #1 barrier that companies are seeing to adopting SOA is shortage of skills. #2 was the difficulty in justifying the ROI of SOA projects. IBM helps break down these and other barriers. We can provide the skills and best practices that we’ve honed through over 1000 SOA customer engagements worldwide. We can help develop skills within your own organization and supplement with the expertise we have perfected. We can also help identify the right SOA projects for your organization to pursue with very attractive ROI.