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Title Sponsors

Dell Boomi, a business unit of Dell, is the first integration solution built in the Cloud, and the creator of AtomSphere®, the industry’s #1 Integration Cloud.

Dell Boomi is changing the way people think about integration. By building our data and application integration platform in the Cloud, we’ve created a fundamentally different approach: Integration is now easy. We allow organizations of all sizes to quickly connect any combination of Cloud and on-premise applications. By automating business processes and providing real-time visibility to information across every application, people can make faster, more informed business decisions. For more information, go to


Presenting Sponsors

GoodData provides operational dashboards, advanced reporting and data warehousing at a fraction of the cost and complexity of other approaches. Trusted by scores of companies across diverse industries and embedded into offerings from cloud innovators—including Zendesk, Get Satisfaction and Pardot—GoodData is the future of BI. You can find us in San Francisco; in Prague and Brno, Czech Republic; and in the Cloud.

IBM has helped thousands of clients adopt cloud models and manages millions of Cloud-based transactions every day. IBM working with Business Partners assists clients across many industries to build their own clouds or securely tap into and leverage IBM cloud-based business and infrastructure services. IBM is unique in bringing together key cloud technologies, deep process knowledge, a broad portfolio of cloud solutions, a healthy ecosystem of Cloud Business Partners and a network of global delivery centers. For more information about IBM cloud solutions, visit and

Informatica Cloud delivers Software-as-a-Service data integration, data quality and data replication powered by a unified, hybrid platform. Over 1,500 companies now run more than 3 million integration jobs and process over 20 billion transactions a month with Informatica Cloud, which has been recognized by three years in a row as the #1 data integration solution on the AppExchange. The INFORM for Cloud ISVs Program enables companies to embed Informatica’s industry-leading data integration technology into packaged applications and service offerings that they can develop, distribute, or host. Current ISV partners include: D&B and Microstrategy.

Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) is an independent enterprise software company that enables businesses to be operationally responsive to changing conditions and customer interactions as they occur — to capitalize on new opportunities, drive greater efficiencies and reduce risk. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of best-in-class enterprise software spanning event-driven visibility and real-time response, data access and integration, and application development and SaaS/Cloud deployments. Progress maximizes the benefits of operational responsiveness while minimizing IT complexity and total cost of ownership.

SafeNet has more than 25 years of experience delivering innovative and reliable software licensing and entitlement management solutions to software and technology vendors worldwide. Easy to integrate and use, innovative, and feature-focused, the company’s family of Sentinel solutions are designed to meet the unique license enablement, enforcement, and management requirements of any organization, regardless of size, technical requirements or organizational structure. Only with SafeNet are clients able to address all of their anti-piracy, IP protection, license enablement, and license management challenges while increasing overall profitability, improving internal operations, maintaining competitive positioning, and enhancing relationships with their customers and end users. With a proven history of adapting to new requirements and introducing new technologies to address evolving market conditions, more than 25,000 customers around the globe know that by choosing Sentinel, they choose the freedom to evolve how they do business today, tomorrow, and beyond.

With over 100,000 customers, is the enterprise cloud computing company that is leading the shift to the social enterprise. Social enterprises leverage social, mobile and open cloud technologies to put customers at the heart of their business based on’s real-time, multitenant architecture, the company’s platform and application services. For more information, go to


Host Sponsor

Founded in 2002, OpSource provides cloud and managed hosting solutions that enable businesses to accelerate growth and scale operations while controlling costs and reducing IT infrastructure support risks. Headquartered in Santa Clara, with operations in California, Virginia, the UK, Ireland, and India, more than 600 enterprises, service providers and Software-as-a-Service ISVs rely on OpSource’s expertise, experience and cloud automation technology to operate high-availability, business-critical hosting environments. OpSource is a Dimension Data company.


Exhibitor Sponsors

Agilis Solutions is the leading provider of software development services for companies in the business of building software products. Our Expert Consulting Services provide unbiased expertise on latest technologies, platforms and processes such as Cloud, Mobile, Predictability and beyond to define and optimize the path from vision to product release. Our onshore project managers work seamlessly with our seasoned offshore engineers to assure accurate requirements, on-time delivery and exceptional quality at a fraction of onshore prices.

AppDirect’s Application Network allows businesses to find, buy, and use web-based software. With one seamless interface, businesses can subscribe to applications, assign colleagues to multiple apps, and pay just one monthly bill for all their subscriptions. Through its network of branded Marketplaces, AppDirect provides Application Developers with a single point of integration to reach millions of businesses across the globe. For Channel Partners, AppDirect is the fastest and most economical way to launch a branded web-based business application marketplace.


AppFirst delivers the next generation application and infrastructure performance management solution right out-of-the-box. We provide IT operations complete visibility into application behavior and performance across your entire Windows server infrastructure. AppFirst uniquely collects over 15,000 metrics in real-time with the lowest CPU overhead available in the market (< 1%), which can be correlated with your Nagios, Windows performance counter and logfile data. For the first time ever, you can engage in deterministic root cause analysis to prevent your company from losing time and money resolving application performance problems.


Aryaka, the world’s first cloud-based WAN optimization company, solves application and network performance issues faced by the distributed enterprise. Aryaka has been named to the Dow Jones VentureWire FASTech 50 innovative startups for 2011. Aryaka eliminates the need for expensive and complex appliances as well as long-haul connectivity, and enhances collaboration across locations. It offers significant cost, ease-of-use and performance advantages, helping global companies achieve dramatic productivity gains and increased visibility into their WAN applications, locations and performance, while providing 24/7 world-class support. Emergence, the Aryaka Alliance Program™, provides channel partners innovative, inventory-less solutions, rich margins, short sales cycles with a recurring revenue model to accelerate customer traction.

Birst is the SaaS Business Intelligence leader. With its comprehensive cloud BI suite, Birst brings the benefits of analytics and fact-based decision-making to a much broader audience by making it affordable, fast, and easy to use. Birst is the winner of the Red Herring Global 100, TDWI Best Practices, and Software Standard of Excellence Web awards. Birst customers include Citrix, RBC, Securian, Key Technology, and other leading organizations.

CloudLock is the only company that delivers enterprise-class data security solutions for organizations using Google Apps. The largest Google Apps customers in the world trust CloudLock to provide the controls and visibility that achieve governance, compliance and operational efficiencies, and is available directly from the Google Apps Marketplace. Recognized as a “Cool Vendor in Cloud Security Services 2011”, CloudLock works with Google Apps partners around the world to provide their customers with e-Discovery, Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance (eGRC) solutions to find and protect exposed data by content and attribute; perform detailed audit, governance and compliance reports; and apply sophisticated monitoring and alerts for end-users. For more information, please visit us at

Scribe delivers powerful application and CRM data integration services in the Cloud, on-premise or anywhere in between. Our platforms provide smart CRM integration that supports upgrades and new endpoints with no custom coding or re-work. Scribe’s 14 year history and 12,000 strong customer base demonstrate our solutions are more than capable, they work when and where you need them. So, get powerful, get smart and be capable with Scribe CRM data integration.

SoftServe is a leading global provider of proven high quality software development, testing and consulting services. We are committed to bringing the best commercial software to independent software vendors and enterprises, with our unmatched experience and best practices delivering SaaS/Cloud, Mobility and SDLC innovative solutions. With an onshore/offshore delivery model, we collaborate with our customers helping them drive their business and differentiate themselves within their markets. SoftServe has successfully completed over 2,500 projects for over 150 global companies. Founded in 1993, SoftServe is headquartered in Fort Myers, Florida, with award-winning development organizations based in Ukraine and the Philippines.