SOURCE: Appian Corporation

Appian Corporation

August 08, 2011 08:55 ET

Appian and Amazon Web Services Host "Cloud for Government" Luncheon Briefing

Learn Best Practices for Moving Mission-Critical Applications to the Cloud

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Aug 8, 2011) - Appian, the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software, and Amazon Web Services will host a luncheon briefing on "Cloud for Government" at 11:00am on August 11, 2011 at Kora Restaurant (2250 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Va.). The two companies will discuss how federal agencies should approach and execute the "Cloud First" policy mandated by the Obama Administration. Visit to request your seat.

Guest speakers Ms. Teresa Carlson, VP Global Public Sector, Amazon Web Services, and Mr. Michael Beckley, CTO, Appian, will discuss how agencies are reaping the financial and operational benefits of placing mission-critical processes in the cloud. This informative event is an excellent venue to network with your peers and:

  • Hear how your federal colleagues are managing their move to the cloud and how they have handled the challenges they've encountered
  • Learn first-hand best practices and benefits of running applications like acquisition, personnel administration, security clearance processing and case management in the cloud
  • Gather the business critical information needed to evaluate and make informed decisions before moving your applications to the cloud
  • Ensure you have the building blocks in place for a successful application deployment

This is an invaluable learning and networking opportunity for federal decision makers and influencers responsible for evaluating, driving or implementing cloud or process initiatives across business and in IT.

Lunch is valued at $20. Government employees may opt to pay for their own meals. Receipts can be provided.

Seating is limited. RSVP today at

About Appian
Appian is the global innovator in enterprise and cloud-based business process management (BPM) software. Appian's combination of simplicity and power provides everything business users need to drive transformational process improvement -- on the desktop or via mobile devices. Commercial and government organizations around the globe use Appian to increase agility and collaboration, and accelerate business performance. Appian empowers more than 3 million users from large Fortune 100 companies, to the mid-market and small businesses worldwide. Appian is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. region, with professional services and partners around the globe. For more information, visit

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