SOURCE: Cast Iron Systems

August 20, 2007 08:01 ET

Cast Iron Systems and MarketTools Present Case Study Demonstrating Rapid SAAS Application Integration at RightNow Summit 2007

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - August 20, 2007) - Cast Iron Systems (http://www.castiron.com), the fastest growing integration appliance vendor, together with MarketTools Inc., will present a detailed case study showing RightNow can be rapidly integrated with disparate systems at the RightNow Summit 2007, taking place in Colorado Springs, Colo., from Aug. 27-30, 2007.

Chandar Pattabhiram, vice president of product marketing for Cast Iron Systems, and Fougere Robertson, RightNow specialist for MarketTools Inc., will discuss the value of using a "configuration, not coding" integration appliance in a session entitled, "MarketTools Inc. Expert Case Study: RightNow Integration in Days." Attendees will learn how MarketTools integrated RightNow in a matter of days and are now able to maintain accurate information across all systems. In addition, there will be a live demo featuring a complete RightNow integration completed from scratch in eight minutes. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007, at 1 p.m. local time.

RightNow Summit 2007 is a customer forum dedicated to strengthening customer relationships and providing RightNow users the necessary tools to create and execute a successful customer service strategy. For more information about the conference, visit http://www.rightnow.com/summit/.

About MarketTools

MarketTools is the defining provider of on-demand market research, giving companies and individuals the ability to continuously understand their target customers through innovative approaches based on advanced technology, research expertise, global market reach and an online panel community of over 2.5 million individuals worldwide. MarketTools' full range of research applications and services provide organizations from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses and non-profits with unique access to their target markets to uncover unmet needs, reduce time to market and capture market share. More information can be found at http://www.markettools.com.

About Cast Iron Systems

Founded in 2001, Cast Iron Systems is the fastest growing integration appliance vendor. The company's flagship iA3000 application integration appliance garnered Network Computing's Product of the Year in 2005 and 2006. Customers include Allianz, Emerson, Intuitive Surgical, Lawson Software, salesforce.com and Toyota. Backed by leading venture capital firms, Cast Iron is privately held and led by experienced technology executives from PeopleSoft, Sun Microsystems, Vitria and webMethods. More information can be found at http://www.castiron.com.

Cast Iron Systems, the Cast Iron Systems' logo, Integrate in days, and Cast Iron Systems Integration Appliance are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cast Iron Systems, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. All other product and company names and marks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners and are mentioned for identification purposes only.