KPI has performed consulting gigs with the government and their environment is made for SOA. Many government agencies need to share data with each other. As you can probably assume, there are a lot of disparate systems in place currently making this a difficult task. Booz Allen Hamilton recommended the use of SOA to DOD and the Vet -- and the recommendation was accepted. They will use SOA for exchanging clinical data. Of course, the private health care industry already has the HL7 exchange format standard, which makes the health care industry perfect for SOA.