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As a world-leading information technology company, HP applies new thinking and ideas to create more simple, valuable and trusted experiences with technology. Our focus is to continuously improve the way our customers live and work through technology products and services, form the individual consumer to the largest enterprise.
Microsoft Corporation is the world's leading manufacturer of software for personal and business computing. Microsoft provides an integrated platform and suite of online services that enables a seamless experience for developers, consumers and businesses across platforms, applications, and devices. From Silverlight to ASP.NET, Windows Server to Live Services, Microsoft is the only company with the full complement of technologies and solutions that can foster the next wave of innovation on the Internet. Get ahead of your competition and grow your business on the Web by delivering new user experiences and capabilities that your customers demand. See your vision unfold...with style.
Salesforce.com is the market and technology leader in software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS). The company's portfolio of SaaS applications, including its award-winning CRM (http://www.salesforce.com/products/), revolutionized the ways that customers manage and share business information. With the company's Force.com PaaS, customers, developers, and partners build, deploy, and share powerful on-demand applications that deliver the benefits of multi-tenancy across the enterprise. As of January 31, 2008, salesforce.com manages business information for approximately 43,000 customers, including ABN AMRO, Dow Jones Newswires, Japan Post, Kaiser Permanente, KONE, Sprint Nextel, and SunTrust Banks. Salesforce.com has headquarters in San Francisco.
Founded in 1995, eBay Inc. connects hundreds of millions of people around the world every day, empowering them to explore new opportunities and innovate together. eBay Inc. does this by providing the Internet platforms of choice for global commerce, payments and communications. Since its inception, eBay Inc. has expanded to include some of the strongest brands in the world, including eBay, PayPal, Skype, StubHub, Shopping.com, and others. eBay Inc. is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Amazon Web Services
Amazon Web Services (AWS) delivers a set of simple building block services that together form a reliable, scalable, and inexpensive computing platform "in the cloud" built upon the same technology that Amazon.com uses to run its global web properties. These pay-as-you-use services include Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Amazon SimpleDB, Amazon SQS, and Amazon FPS. Companies of all sizes, from all across the globe, are using these solutions to power their Web sites and workflows - everything from SaaS applications to social networking sites.
Conduit provides website syndication solutions for web publishers that increase site traffic, revenue, and brand loyalty by simplifying access to the content, communities, and applications that subscribers care about most. More than 140,000 publishers have joined the Conduit network, including Fox News, Lufthansa, Major League Baseball, Greenpeace, TechCrunch, and small and medium organizations in 180 countries. Web publishers who become part of the Conduit network can syndicate their website content and applications directly to the browser by allowing subscribers to add them as simply as adding an RSS feed. To create a community toolbar for your website, visit: www.conduit.com.
Curl provides a Rich Internet Application platform for building and deploying Web-based applications that demand complex, highly interactive interfaces previously only possible as client-server applications. Using Curl, developers can implement a new class of complex, business-critical, Web-based applications that cannot easily be developed with Ajax or other smart client technologies. Curl allows corporations with legacy client-server applications to move to Web-based delivery, increasing reach and reducing cost. Founded in 1998, Curl is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sumisho Computer Systems. Curl has over 300 customers and 40 partners world-wide.
EMC Documentum is the leading content management and archiving solution suite, designed to support the dynamic new ways people work and network. Documentum lays the foundation for the use of flexible web 2.0 tools in the enterprise with its scalable information management infrastructure, compliance and archiving capabilities. Bring the latest web 2.0 tools into your organization and deliver true user empowerment without sacrificing IT control. With Documentum, business users gain a flexible working environment in which they can perform content-related tasks more efficiently. And IT managers can give users this flexibility while still ensuring corporate security, compliance, archiving and scalability.
Force10 Networks is a pioneer in building and securing reliable, high performance networks. With its no compromise approach to networking and advances in high density Gigabit and 10 Gigabit Ethernet switching, routing and security, Force10 delivers the innovative technologies that allow customers to transform their networks into strategic assets at the lowest total cost of ownership. For additional information, please visit www.force10networks.com.
Intuit's QuickBase is the fastest, easiest and most flexible way to help teams work together. QuickBase provides one platform from which workgroups can easily create unlimited applications to automate business processes and improve communication and collaboration. QuickBase applications help improve productivity and efficiency by solving critical business problems in a way that matches the exact workflow and unique needs of the business user - something generic spreadsheets cannot match. Used by more than half of the Fortune 100, QuickBase is the first team collaboration platform that's perfect for business users while delivering the visibility and control IT executives need to manage enterprise-wide deployments in large companies.
Keynote Systems is the global leader in on-demand test & measurement solutions for continuously improving the online experience. As an independent third-party, Keynote provides IT and marketing executives with an unbiased view into their Internet services from around the world and enables companies to understand and improve their customer's online and mobile experience. Keynote's test and measurement businesses include: Web performance, mobile quality, streaming & VoIP, and customer experience/UX. Keynote's industry analysis group, Keynote Competitive Research, publishes proprietary studies measuring customer experience and service levels across a wide range of industries.
LiveWorld is the go-to social media marketing agency for everything Fortune 1000 companies need to leverage the power of social network to build their brands and their business. LiveWorld thinks differently about how companies can use social networks for customer dialogue and relationships and is the only company that offers the combination of a full technology platform, community management and marketing strategy, all in one place. . This combination - unique in the industry - is the reason why more blue chip companies turn to LiveWorld than any other firm for their ongoing, integrated social media marketing strategy and implementation.
NeuStar's UltraDNS Services. World-class managed services for web-enabled businesses that rely on the Internet for critical business processes and applications. With thousands of enterprise customers, UltraDNS Services power the resolution of more than 30 million domains across the globe. Our services include external DNS, internal DNS/DHCP, monitoring & failover, loading balancing, and recursive DNS managed services. NeuStar also provides Webmetrics' website performance monitoring and load testing services-for companies that want to ensure online performance, competitive advantage, and a positive end-user experience. Learn more at www.neustarultraservices.biz or call +1 888.367.4812.Visit our BOOTH #201 at the upcoming Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, CA (April 1 - 3, 2009).
The ONEsite team has a proven ability to deliver the enterprise-class social media and community experiences demanded by leading media, entertainment, and lifestyle brands - including Clear Channel, Univision, Telegraph Media, News International, and World Wrestling Entertainment.
OpSource delivers Web applications and software as a service for on-demand companies, with hundreds of applications, millions of users and billions of transactions supported daily. OpSource On-Demand, the leading platform for Web application delivery, is defining how Web-based software is delivered. By choosing OpSource as their Web application delivery partner, companies are freed from investing in and managing the complex and costly infrastructure and services necessary to deliver applications over the Web. They can instead focus their resources on developing, marketing and selling their applications and services. OpSource On-Demand is suitable for companies at any stage of growth, with any type of on-demand application. OpSource is the only company to offer Success-Based PricingSM, a unit-based pricing model that allows businesses to begin with a modest minimum commitment and scale expenses as revenues increase.
S60 software built on Symbian OS is the world's leading smartphone software, and is licensed by some of the industry's foremost mobile device manufacturers. The flexibility of S60 software allows for various hardware designs and software configurations, as evidenced by the multitude of S60 devices already available on the market. Through its award-winning user interface, extensive support for new mobile services and the innovation potential for partner solutions, S60 provides an open and scalable business opportunity for mobile operators and 3rd party developers.
A singular vision - "The Network Is The Computer" guides Sun Microsystems in the development of servers, storage, and open source software offerings. When it comes to Web 2.0 technologies, Sun provides best-of-breed solutions to enterprises and startups worldwide for developing, deploying, and managing the next wave of computing.
Acquia is a ground-breaking open source software company providing value-added products and services for the wildly popular Drupal social publishing system. The people of Acquia are motivated by the belief that the open source development approach and social publishing technology have the power to connect people and unleash their collective creative potential in order to achieve great things. Company founders are Dries Buytaert, original Drupal creator and project lead, and Jay Batson, previously founding CEO of open source VOIP software company, Pingtel.
Ascentium is ranked 27th largest digital agency in the nation according to Advertising Age's Top 50 Digital Agencies annual list. The award-winning company is focused on customer loyalty and branding through integrated creative and technical solutions. Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, Ascentium has offices across the U.S. and in the U.K. Clients include Amazon, AT&T, Boeing, Dell, Expedia, InfoSpace, Intel, Microsoft, Motorola, Nintendo and Providence Health Systems.
Awareness builds and hosts white-labeled Web 2.0 communities for enterprises who want to combine the power of user-generated content with security, moderation, and control. The Awareness on-demand social media platform combines the full range of Web 2.0 technologies -- blogs, wikis, discussion groups, podcasts, RSS, social networking, photos, videos, mapping, etc. - with security, workflow, and automated content moderation. Major corporations such as McDonald's, Kodak, the New York Times, Northwestern Mutual, and Cannondale Bicycle Corp. use Awareness communities internally to improve employee interaction and knowledge sharing and externally to build their brands, generate revenue, and engage with their customers and prospects.
BlueArc is a leading provider of high performance unified network storage systems to enterprise markets, as well as data intensive markets, such as electronic discovery, entertainment, federal government, higher education, Internet services, oil and gas and life sciences. Our products support both NAS or SAN, services on a converged network storage platform.
Coradiant is the leading provider of equipment used to manage, optimize and troubleshoot web applications. Coradiant's award-winning TrueSight products use customer metrics gathered from each web user visit as their primary data source for IT management. Coradiant End-User Experience Management products are deployed in hundreds of leading organizations and Fortune 500 companies including software as a service (SaaS), e-commerce, entertainment, finance, insurance, healthcare, and education.
What if these words began to read themselves aloud, but in a new way, with your favorite voice? What if that voice read as well your favorite RSS feeds? With those types of features you could start having more fun and more time for you. Can you imagine it? Well now Dixero makes it all possible! It's a new and improved way to follow your feed. Dixero is a free and innovative Web-based tool which allows you to listen to your favorite RSS feeds directly online, on your computer as Podcast, or on your portable device, just like an iPod! For example you can listen your favorite channel during your jogging time... In fact people can build a personal radio made of news, music and more.
HiveLive, Inc. is the first company to offer a flexible building-block approach to creating custom-fit online customer communities. Web 2.0 building blocks called Hives combine people, information, and permissions to create social media applications that allow community members to share anything, with anyone. Hives can be configured as a familiar application -- a blog, a wiki, or a forum -- or as a custom application. The building block approach also allows the community to grow organically and evolve as membership expands and changes. The patent-pending technology uniquely enables companies to build communities of depth and forge tighter bonds with their customers, partners, and employees to foster innovation, creativity, loyalty, and trust.
For nearly 40 years Intel has been leading and bringing new technology to the marketplace. Now we are building on our historical strength in silicon innovation and global manufacturing capacity to create new products and technologies that help people live happier, more productive lives. Whether it's a mobile lifestyle or a new way to enjoy entertainment at home, Intel is helping people all over the world accomplish things they never before dreamed possible. In the end, it's not just about making technology faster, smarter and cheaper - it's about using that technology to make life better, richer, and more convenient for everyone it touches.
Jive is the global leader of the enterprise Social Business Software market. Jive has more than 2,500 customers worldwide, including more than 15% of the Fortune 500. Jive was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. For more information, visit Jive Software online.
Kablink is a scalable collaboration platform for social networking and productive teamwork. Any user can instantly start a "team" to create, manage, share and discuss ideas, or create workflows and mashups. Kablink includes blogs, wikis, calendars, tasks, document management, live conferencing and instant messaging. Join the next generation of enterprise social networking.
Kapow is the undisputed leader when you want to access, enrich, and serve real-time noise free web data ... with no coding! The Kapow Web Data Server, based on the company's patented, visual programming and IDE technology, powers solutions in web and business intelligence, portal expansion, SOA/ WOA enablement, and content migration - enabling LOB and IT to rapidly create new business applications in a fraction of the time and cost compared to traditional software development methods. The Jolt award winning Kapow Web Data Server has more than 300 customers from leading Fortune1000 companies such as AT&T, Wells Fargo, Intel, DHL to global enterprises such as CSFB, Vodafone, Audi as well as leading Web2.0 companies such as SimplyHired and Lycos. Kapow Technologies also has partnerships with SAP, IBM, and Oracle.
Lithium is the leading provider of customer-centric social networking solutions for the enterprise. Working with market leaders such as Best Buy, Sony, AT&T, Research In Motion Limited (RIM), Univision, and Paypal, Lithium solutions inspire customers to share knowledge, connect with each other, and connect with the enterprise, thus providing a unique method for companies to identify, engage, and understand customers. As a result, businesses measurably improve their marketing and sales, accelerate innovation, and increase customer satisfaction. Lithium's platform is proven in high-volume, growth environments and provides the security, analytics, APIs, and multi-language support that enterprises demand. For more information, visit www.lithium.com.
Mzinga is the leading provider of business social media solutions that drive growth, innovation, and learning. Our scalable technology, domain expertise, and moderation services enable businesses to harness the collective intelligence of employees and customers to achieve tangible results. Marketing, customer service, and HR professionals deploy Mzinga's "pervasive community" solutions to achieve higher revenues, lower costs, and greater workplace satisfaction. With 14,000 communities under management, Mzinga services over 1 billion monthly page requests from 27 million users in 160 countries. Mzinga's customers include ABC, ESPN, iVillage, Chevron Corporation, Mercer, Deutsche Post World Net, and The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation.
Offered on a SaaS basis, Octopz is award-winning online collaboration technology for creative professionals. It enables teams to interact and markup an unprecedented range of documents and digital media - including video and 3D models - and to communicate via built-in text, voice and video chat. Each session is stored in a project specific repository allowing participants to access, review and revise their work 24/7. Octopz has intuitive navigation and tool icons, requires nothing more than a flash-enabled web browser, and uses integrated SSL encryption for enhanced security. In addition, Octopz can be integrated with existing applications via APIs and web services.
Superior performance CDN - Reliable, Scalable, Professional Support and Best Value. Panther Express, the high performance content delivery network (CDN) company, is the leader in the cost-effective delivery of multimedia content via the Internet. Panther provides a highly reliable, infinitely scalable, yet cost-efficient solution for Internet focused businesses. Since 2005, our global CDN has helped customers dramatically lower their infrastructure costs while improving the web experience for their users. World class, performance, Instant provisioning and implementation, Highly experienced team, Flexible business terms, Innovative low cost solution, Over 200 customers - flawless performance for two years, Based on 10+ years "best practice" CDN experience.
RightScale, the leader in cloud computing management, provides a web-based cloud management platform and support services. Our system enables companies to quickly create Web solutions running on the cloud that are scalable, reliable, easy to manage, and affordable.
SynthaSite is at the forefront of the Web 2.0 movement, offering a Web site creation tool that empowers everyday users and small businesses to easily create professional quality Web sites. SynthaSite's intuitive drag and drop technology enables users to easily incorporate a variety of widgets including Blog Widgets, YouTube, Google Friend Connect, Google Gadgets, PayPal and many more without having any knowledge of html code. Privately-held SynthaSite, is the recipient of numerous industry accolades including The Industry Standard 100 and a Fast Company Fast 50 Reader Favorite. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
TripAdvisor® Media Network, operated by TripAdvisor, LLC, attracts nearly 32 million monthly visitors* across 12 popular travel brands, TripAdvisor®, airfarewatchdog.com™, bookingbuddy.com™, cruisecritic.com™, holidaywatchdog.com™, independenttraveler.com™, onetime.com™, seatguru.com™, smartertravel.com™, travel-library.com™, travelpod.com™ and virtualtourist.com™. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with 24 million monthly visitors*, six million registered members and 15 million reviews and opinions. Featuring real advice from real travelers, TripAdvisor-branded sites cover 300,000+ hotels and attractions. TripAdvisor and the sites comprising the TripAdvisor Media Network are operating companies of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE).
WebAsyst LLC supports thousands of business and individual customers worldwide with an integrated suite of practical online services. Products include file & photo storage and sharing, contact and project management, issue tracking, notepad, and online shopping cart. All services are accessed through a single account, allowing customers to build their own intranet for effective collaboration. Purchase options include a broad range of free and paid hosting plans, as well as source code licenses. Since 2003, WebAsyst has offered top-quality software at reasonable prices, yet maintains a highly trained technical team which offers email support 24/7.
XBOSoft, Beijing-based with a US management team, is a full-service software testing firm serving customers in the United States and Europe. It delivers manual and automated test execution across multiple hardware platforms, languages, operating systems, databases, application servers and client browsers. XBOSoft leverages its XBO1 proprietary automation methodologies to identify bugs early and significantly decrease overall software development lifecycle time, cost and end-user dissatisfaction. The firm's online client collaboration tools enable clients to securely access their project progress 24/7. XBOSoft offers a unique, low-risk entry to software testing with its limited engagement Quick Release program, one of the company's fastest growing products. Extend your IT team with XBOSoft as your on-demand QA resource. Contact XBOSoft at email: firstname.lastname@example.org or ph: (408)350-0508, visit us at booth 1800!