Scott Robert Aziz is director of software quality services for QA labs at UST Global. He has worked in various roles within software quality assurance for twenty-four years, and he has ten years of experience working with and advising companies that have adopted SOA and web services. From an SOA testing perspective, his expertise is in the formulation of a holistic SOA QA strategy that optimizes quality across an entire software development lifecycle (SDLC), not just the testing phase. Scott also has extensive experience with defining the proper SOA testing tools needed throughout the SDLC to optimize testing efficiency within an SOA implementation. Scott can be reached at Scott.Aziz@ust-global.com.