Aderant today announced that the company has achieved the Microsoft certification for Service-oriented Architecture (SOA) and Business Process Competency for its workflow-enabled business management suite – Aderant Expert “Golden Gate” Release. The certification recognises qualified Microsoft partners who have proven their expertise in using key Microsoft technologies to build, deploy, and manage business applications that seamlessly connect information, systems, people, and processes. The competency requires vendors to demonstrate proficiency in using key Microsoft technologies, including Microsoft .NET Framework, to build integrated, interoperable, extensible, and secure applications.