SOURCE: Absolute Performance

May 12, 2008 12:45 ET

Absolute Performance CEO Speaks on Exploding SaaS Market Opportunities at Parallels Summit 2008

BOULDER, CO--(Marketwire - May 12, 2008) - Absolute Performance, a leading provider of SaaS application performance management software and services, announced that Jerry Champlin, Absolute Performance CEO, will be speaking about capitalizing on the huge opportunities within the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) market at the Parallels Summit 2008. Absolute Performance will also be exhibiting at the third annual Parallels conference to be held May 19-20 at Omni Shoreham in Washington, DC.

"Absolute Performance was an early entrant into the SaaS market and we've learned some value lessons through our experiences selling SaaS software and services," said Mitchell Ashley, Absolute Performance CTO and Chief Strategist. "Jerry is one of the most knowledgeable SaaS industry experts and understands this market very well. Hosting firms, MSPs and infrastructure providers in attendance will gain valuable insights from Jerry's long standing experience in the SaaS market."

2008 marks the second consecutive year Absolute Performance has supported the Parallels Summit conference. Parallels is a key player in the Absolute Performance partner ecosystem.

For more information about the Parallels Summit 2008 conference, please visit

About Absolute Performance

Absolute Performance is the industry leader in On Demand performance management solutions to SaaS software companies, content providers and infrastructure partners who must provide high business availability, deliver a proven customer experience, and operate their On Demand company with up-to-the minute business intelligence. Absolute's patented and industry leading System Shepherd®, WebWalk™ and StressWalk™ deliver the deepest instrumentation into SaaS software applications, infrastructure software, databases, servers and virtualization software. Absolute's rebrandable SLA portal brings a consolidated view of SaaS performance, customer experience and business operational metrics. Absolute Performance SaaS solutions are available through a direct sales force and channel partners.

For information, contact Absolute Performance at 303-443-7000 or visit