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We are grateful for the valuable support of our sponsors listed below! Be sure to read about their products/services and then visit them at All About the Cloud.  * Sponsorships with exhibit space are now sold out. To arrange for a custom package, or to add your name to our exhibit space waiting list, please contact Brian Rosenberg, SIIA SVP Sales & Marketing, +1.647.348.2790 *

DIAMOND SPONSORMicrosoft

Microsoft Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

PLATINUM SPONSORS

IBMIBM is the world’s largest technology company with nearly 100 years of leadership in helping clients and partners succeed in delivering business value by becoming more innovative, efficient and competitive through the use of business insight and information technology solutions.

IBM offers cross-industry and industry-specific solutions designed to meet the needs of organizations of all sizes.  We offer a wide range of technical, enablement, and marketing assistance to help our partners remain competitive and deliver comprehensive cloud based solutions.

SafeNet is the world's largest and most trusted supplier of software licensingSafeNet and entitlement management solutions. Whether your software product is installed on-premise, embedded in a hardware appliance, or delivered as a service in the cloud - SafeNet's award-winning Sentinel solutions enable you to succeed in a rapidly evolving market and address any anti-piracy, IP protection, secure licensing, and entitlement management challenges. With Sentinel Cloud Services, SafeNet provides the industry’s only solution for enabling feature-based user provisioning, authorization, metering, and management for software delivered as a service. For more information about Sentinel Cloud, please visit http://www.sentinelcloud.com or contact us at SaaS@safenet-inc.com. With a proven history of introducing new technologies to address evolving market requirements, SafeNet's more than 25,000 customers around the globe know that by choosing Sentinel, they choose the freedom to evolve how they do business and capture market opportunities.

SAPSAP is the world’s leading provider of business software, offering applications and services that enable companies of all sizes and in more than 25 industries to become best-run businesses. With more than 102,500 customers in over 120 countries, the company is listed on several exchanges, including the Frankfurt stock exchange and NYSE, under the symbol “SAP.” For more information, visit www.sap.com

CODIE AWARDS SPONSOR

Grant ThorntonThe people in the independent firms of Grant Thornton International Ltd provide personalized attention and the highest quality service to public and private clients in more than 100 countries. Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the six global audit, tax and advisory organizations. In the United States, our Technology Industry Practice serves hundreds of software companies, including an increasing number that provide their software using a software as a service (SaaS) model. Our professionals help software executives understand and respond to the important accounting, reporting, tax and operational implications of their business models -- on their companies and on their customers.

OFFSITE NETWORKING EVENT SPONSOR

Dell BoomiDell Boomi is the market-leading provider of on-demand integration technology and the creator of AtomSphere®, the industry's #1 Integration Cloud™. AtomSphere connects providers and customers of SaaS, cloud and on-premise applications via a pure SaaS integration platform that does not require software or appliances. ISVs and businesses alike benefit by connecting to the industry's largest network of SaaS, PaaS, on-premise and cloud computing environments in a seamless and fully self-service model. Leading SaaS players and enterprise customers such as salesforce.com, NetSuite, RightNow, Marketo, Taleo, Zuora, Coupa, NASDAQ and Web MD rely on AtomSphere to accelerate time to market, increase sales, and eliminate the headaches associated with integration. Dell Boomi became part of Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) on November 2, 2010. For more information about Boomi, visit www.boomi.com.

GOLF TOURNAMENT SPONSOR

Progress SoftwareProgress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS) is a worldwide, independent software infrastructure 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 including: SaaS application development tools, business visibility, integration, and data access for deployment in the Cloud. Progress maximizes the benefits of operational responsiveness while minimizing complexity and lowering the total cost of ownership. Progress can be reached at www.progress.com or +1-781-280-4000.

GOLD SPONSORS

AccentureAccenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 181,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$21.58 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2009

Agilis SolutionsAgilis Solutions is a leading provider of software engineering services to Independent Software Vendors. We deliver our services with locally based, senior-level project management, business analysis, and technical architecture onshore, supported by an established offshore engineering team in Vietnam who delivers exceptional quality and predictability at a fraction of onshore prices. For the past 10 years we have been assisting ISVs in the high technology, medical, financial, distribution, and manufacturing industries in new product development, software maintenance, requirements analysis and design, and quality assurance services. We use an agile process that incorporates continuous software integration, frequent delivery of working software, rigorous regression testing, and embraces changes in scope and requirements.

HostAnalyticsHost Analytics helps executives see the full implications of decisions – both risk and reward. Our leading on-demand corporate performance management solution helps financial executives improve budgeting, forecasting, financial consolidations, dashboarding, scorecarding, reporting and analysis. Most importantly, it helps drive fact-based decisions based on sound financial justification. Host Analytics delivers its product suite using Software as a Service (SaaS) on-demand delivery to increase security while reducing cost and deployment time. Founded in 2000, Host Analytics serves enterprise, large, and midsize companies across industries. Host Analytics was included in JMP Securities’ prestigious “Hot 100: The Best Privately Held Software Companies" and was the recipient of the Best of SaaS Showplace Award from market research firm THINKstrategies.

Ping IdentityPing Identity is the market leader in Internet Identity Security, delivering on-premise software and on-demand services for Internet Single Sign-On (SSO), Identity-Enabled Web Services and Internet User Account Management. More than 500 enterprises, government agencies, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) vendors and online service providers worldwide rely on Ping Identity to streamline application access, reduce administrative costs, generate additional revenue and improve security. For more information or to download a free trial visit www.pingidentity.com or email us at sales@pingidentity.com.

RackspaceRackspace® Hosting (NYSE:RAX) is the world’s leading provider of cloud and managed hosting services, delivering public cloud, private cloud, hybrid hosting and dedicated hosting solutions worldwide. The company integrates leading technologies to provide Software as a Service, Web and enterprise customers of all sizes with reliable, high performance and secure hosting solutions. And underscoring the importance of a hosting relationship as well as its commitment to outstanding customer service, all Rackspace customers receive its renowned Fanatical Support® . Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, Rackspace hosts more than 118,000 customers in nine data centers across the globe.

SAVVISSavvis, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVVS) is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprises. Nearly 2,500 unique clients, including 32 of the top 100 companies in the Fortune 500, use Savvis to reduce capital expense, improve service levels and harness the latest advances in cloud computing. For more information, please visit www.savvis.com.

SoftLayer TechnologiesHeadquartered in Dallas, SoftLayer is the innovation leader in on-demand web hosting and data center services. As the largest hosting company in the world, SoftLayer lets customers create dedicated, cloud, or seamless hybrid computing environments, leveraging world-class data centers in Dallas, Houston, Seattle, and Washington D.C., and network Points of Presence nationwide. SoftLayer automates all elements of its platform, empowering enterprises of any size with complete control, security, scalability, and ease-of-management via a leading Customer Portal and Open API. The company’s proprietary offerings include the industry’s first Network-Within-a-Network topology for true out-of-band access, providing remote access to all management options.

SILVER SPONSORS

Corent TechnologyCorent Technology, Inc. Corent’s Multi-Tenant Server™ (MTS™) provides a smarter approach to SaaS. It is a “plug-in” middleware software that instantly transforms conventional software applications into robust SaaS (Software as a Service) solutions. Corent’s Smarter Platform for SaaS Transformation and Service Delivery™ not only helps clients avoid the time consuming and costly process of re-architecting their applications into SaaS, but provides them with a turnkey environment to deploy, operate, and manage their newly transformed SaaS solutions on any public or private cloud, with the technology stack of their choice, while ensuring lowest cost of service delivery.  

FinancialForce.comFinancialForce.com builds cloud accounting applications on Force.com, the world’s leading enterprise cloud computing platform from Salesforce.com. FinancialForce applications are designed for growing organizations, helping them to align Finance, Sales and Service in a way that enables them to increase the bottom line. FinancialForce.com is backed by two of the biggest players in the business: UNIT4 and Salesforce.com

GoodDataGoodData offers the world’s most powerful Cloud BI Platform, providing our customers and partners with operational dashboards, advanced reporting and data warehousing at a fraction of the cost and complexity of other approaches. GoodData is trusted by companies like Enterasys Networks, Time Warner Cable, Pandora Media, and Software AG, and embedded into offerings from cloud innovators like Zendesk, Pardot, Get Satisfaction and Brightidea. GoodData is headquartered in San Francisco and located in the cloud at www.gooddata.com

InformaticaInformatica is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around the world gain a competitive advantage in today’s global information economy with timely, relevant and trustworthy data for their top business imperatives. More than 4,280 enterprises worldwide rely on Informatica to access, integrate and trust their information assets held in the traditional enterprise, off premise and in the Cloud. 2010 Informatica Cloud recognized as AppExchange data integration app of the year in 2008, 2009 and 2010. InformaticaCloud.com

KeynoteKeynote is the global leader in Internet and mobile cloud monitoring. We provide companies with solutions for continuously improving the online experience. Our testing, monitoring and measurement products and services are used by a variety of enterprises such as online portals, e-commerce sites, B2B sites, mobile operators and mobile infrastructure providers. With Keynote, companies know precisely how their Web sites, content, and applications perform on actual browsers, networks, and mobile devices.  www.keynote.com/cloud

PervasivePervasive is the leader in SaaS integration and interoperability—whether on-demand, in the cloud, or on-premises, you can do more faster with Pervasive. Deliver flexible, scalable real-time integration between SaaS applications and enterprise applications, as well as with data behind the firewall. With 1000+ SaaS integration implementations for firms like Salesforce, Xactly, QuickArrow, Daptiv, NetSuite, and many others, Pervasive offers proven success provisioning SaaS and ISV vendors/users with new customer on-ramps, trading partner exchanges, competitive migrations, and more. www.pervasiveintegration.com • 1-512-231-6000 • info@pervasive.com

SaaShrIn a competitive-free environment, SaaShr.com enables service providers to leverage one interface and one user experience across all of its private label model workforce management applications including Human Resources, Payroll, and Time & Labor Management. Applications can be utilized as a complete suite, individually, or in conjunction with other core third party applications, content and services. Fully web-based, the software suite also provides strategic back-office tools for reducing costs, boosting revenue, and improving customer acquisition and retention.

ServoyServoy provides the fastest development and deployment platform for building Cloud and On-Premise software applications.  When combined with the services of our world-class development and support team, ISVs are assured of delivering high performance, scalable applications in record time. Servoy: The Smarter Platform. Open Source; Cross-Platform; Cross-Database.

SnapLogicAt SnapLogic, we are transforming how companies connect business applications, both on-premise and in the cloud. With SnapLogic, companies can connect any combination of applications and data sources while achieving a radical improvement in cost and performance over traditional integration solutions. SnapLogic Snaps -- application-specific connectors -- can be instantly downloaded from the SnapStore, the world's first online integration store. The SnapStore model allows developers, system integrators, and independent software vendors to build and sell purpose-built Snaps for both widely used and emerging applications.

As an independent integration company, SnapLogic reduces vendor lock-in risk by providing open extensible solutions for all software, applications and infrastructure. SnapLogic is funded by leading venture investors, including Andreessen Horowitz. SnapLogic customers are leaders who are breaking with the costly and inflexible integration approaches of the past, ranging from multi-billion dollar corporations to innovative new growth companies. Follow us on Twitter: @SnapLogic. Visit our blog.

XBOSoftXBOSoft: Software Quality Improvement. We raise the quality of your software throughout the entire quality lifecycle. From quality assurance assessments and advice on best practices, to implementing process improvements followed by flawless execution, XBOSoft speeds your products to market at the highest possible quality. XBOSoft, solely dedicated to software quality assurance, has broad domain expertise with extended experience in finance and healthcare, combined with deep technical expertise in automated and performance testing. XBOSoft is an American Company with branch offices in San Francisco, Amsterdam, Oslo and Beijing. 

ATTENDEE BAG SPONSORNTT America

NTT America is a leading provider of global IT infrastructure services, including public, private and hybrid cloud solutions; dedicated servers and a full range of managed services. Built on industry leading technology and delivered within the securest facilities, our cloud services and hosting solutions offer businesses of all sizes a highly flexible, scalable and cost-effective approach to managing IT computing resources. NTT America is the U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, the global data and IP services arm of Fortune Global 500 telecom leader: Nippon Telephone & Telegraph Corporation. 

NETWORKING BREAKS SPONSOR

AppFirstAppFirst is the leading MaaS-based application-aware infrastructure performance management solution uniquely providing application architects and DevOps complete visibility into the behavior and performance of applications across the entire application stack, regardless of language, application type or location (cloud, physical or virtual servers).  The AppFirst patent pending "inside out" visibility into the executing application enables proactive management to drive down cost of operations, see changes before they become problems and reduce customer churn.

Visibility Sponsors

ApicaApica is a cloud performance provider with a proven  SaaS platform for testing, analyzing,  improving and monitoring of applications to achieve  “Excellence in Web Performance”.  Customers with the highest performance standards use the cloud-based Apica WebExcellence™ Suite  including Apica LoadTest™ and Apica WebPerformance™  to achieve  maximum capacity, performance and  monitoring.

AryakaAryaka is the world’s first cloud-based WAN optimization company solving application and network performance issues faced by the distributed enterprise. Aryaka has been recognized as a Gartner “Cool Vendor” in Enterprise Communications and Network Services in 2011 for its disruptive SaaS model and is named to the GigaOm Structure 50 list for companies that will shape the future of cloud computing. Aryaka eliminates the need for expensive and complex appliances as well as long-haul connectivity, and enhances collaboration across location to help global companies achieve dramatic productivity gains.

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CTERACTERA™ Networks revolutionizes storage and data protection for SMBs and enterprise branch offices with Cloud Attached Storage®, a hybrid solution that combines secure cloud storage services with on-premises storage appliances for a seamless user experience. CTERA provides a cloud services platform that enables service providers and IT resellers to quickly deliver cloud storage, hybrid local/offsite data protection and collaboration as managed services to their customers. For more information, visit www.ctera.com.

LibratoLibrato Silverline is a software service that gives developers and operations teams the tools to monitor and manage server resources at the application  level. Silverline is based on “Workload Virtualization”, a unique, application-centric variation on virtualization that is transparently interposed between application and Operating System which allows it to be easily deployed in existing physical or virtual environments. SaaS companies using Silverline benefit from higher service reliability and therefore better application availability.
Typical use-cases are monitoring of CPU, memory, disk, and network use at the application level and active, policy driven workload management to control individual applications' resource use.

rPathrPath provides the next-generation IT-as-a-Service platform with an innovative release automation platform that reduces the time, cost and risk out of application deployment and IT service delivery, enabling IT organizations to become more agile, responsive, and cost-effective.  rPath automates the software and application release process system construction, deployment, configuration and maintenance to accelerate IT responsiveness to business lines. 

rPath is ideal for deploying and managing the lifecycle of software stacks and configurations running inside and outside the data center.  rPath’s next-generation system automation platform, rPath X6, delivers a highly visual “pushbutton” command-and-control center is the service factory for on-demand IT.


Sponsors Microsoft SafeNet IBM Grant Thornton Accenture Saavis Rackspace Hosting Softlayer Agilis Solutions Ping Identity Host Analytics Boomi Progress Software XBOSoft Appfirst NTT America Keynote Systems SaaShr.com SnapLogic Servoy Informatica Pervasive FinancialForce.com GoodData ctera Aryaka Apica Librato rPath
Industry Partners Cloudbook CIOZone Backbone Magazine Mashable CloudTweaks THINKstrategies KJR Associates Software Pricing Partners Saugatuck Technologies Dream Simplicity