SOURCE: Cast Iron Systems

Cast Iron Systems

April 05, 2010 21:30 ET

Cast Iron Systems to Present on Economics of Cloud Computing at ebizQ Cloud QCamp

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - April 5, 2010) -  Cast Iron Systems, the #1 Cloud Integration Company, today announced that Chandar Pattabhiram, the company's vice president of product and channel marketing, is co-presenting on the Economics of Cloud Computing, with Joe McKendrick, a widely published author and analyst, at the ebizQ Cloud QCamp on Wednesday, April 7th at 10:00 am EDT / 7:00 am PDT. This session will focus on making the business case for cloud computing, describing the different types of cloud models, and illustrating the real economic benefits of connecting the cloud with the rest of the enterprise.

"There is a lot of economic impetus to adopt the Cloud given its cost advantages and simplicity," said Pattabhiram. "In addition, hundreds of customers have maximized the value of their cloud investment by integrating their cloud and on-premise worlds. We look forward to sharing a number of such economic success stories in the Cloud QCamp session." 

At Cast Iron, Pattabhiram is responsible for product and channel marketing. Prior to joining Cast Iron, he was responsible for product and channel marketing at Jamcracker, one of the pioneering Software-as-a-Service platforms. He also spent many years at Andersen Consulting where he led IT strategy, logistics, and e-commerce projects for Fortune 500 companies as well as joint market offerings with SAP.

ebizQ organizes the Cloud QCamp virtual conference, where leading industry experts and practitioners explore the role of service-oriented architecture (SOA) and business process management (BPM) in supporting cloud-computing initiatives. ebizQ will help enterprises cut through the hype and focus on issues surrounding cloud computing, including Infrastructure as a Services (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS).

About ebizQ
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About Cast Iron Systems
Founded in 2001, Cast Iron Systems is The #1 Cloud Integration Company™. Cast Iron has thousands of deployed customer integrations across all industries and around the world at mid-size companies such as Miller Homes, Peet's Coffee and Tea, and Sports Authority, as well as global enterprises like Allianz Global Risk, British American Tobacco, Federal Signal, and NEC, among many others. All are benefiting from the simplicity, speed, and flexibility of the Cast Iron Integration Solution, which enables them to integrate cloud-based applications with the rest of the enterprise and be in production in a matter of days. Backed by Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture Partners, and Tenaya Capital. Cast Iron is privately held and led by experienced technology executives from Informatica, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Siebel, Vitria, and webMethods.

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