SOURCE: GigaSpaces

September 08, 2008 11:17 ET

GigaSpaces User Forum Plays Host to the Evolution of Application Platforms and Effects on the Current Market

Industry Experts and Gartner Analyst Massimo Pezzini to Discuss the Changing Landscape of Enterprise and Application Platforms

LONDON--(Marketwire - September 8, 2008) -

What:     GigaSpaces Annual User Forum Event

When:     Monday, September 22, 2008
          8:45 a.m.

Where:    Congress Centre
          28 Great Russell Street
          London WC1B 3LS

GigaSpaces Technologies today announced that it will be hosting its Annual User Forum Event at the Congress Center in London. On September 22, 2008, more than 100 users from various industries and regions will discuss the evolution of application platforms and their current and future effects on the emerging market. Industry experts and GigaSpaces representatives will be on hand to discuss trends and needs, as well as how the Company meets the ever-heightening requirements of today's enterprise environment. Additionally, GigaSpaces' customers and partners will be in attendance to reveal their application platform challenges and how they successfully solved the problems.

Highlighted in the agenda is a speech by renowned Gartner Analyst Massimo Pezzini on "The Case for Evolving Enterprise Platforms." End-to-end scalability, building an SOA framework for the digital future and the introduction of JeeWiz, a model-driven development tool for GigaSpaces XAP, all line the roster, ensuring an informative and productive experience for all attendees.

For more details and registration for this event, please visit the event portal or send registration request to

About GigaSpaces

GigaSpaces Technologies is a leading provider of a new generation of application platforms for Java and .Net environments that provide an alternative to traditional application-servers. The company's technology allows businesses and developers to predictably scale on-line systems under any peak demand, guarantee real-time performance under any data processing load and seamlessly leverage the economies of scale offered by virtual computing environments such as clouds and grids. The company leverages open-source and standard development frameworks to easily migrate existing systems from traditional middleware and application-server technologies with their inherent limitations, to the new virtual computing architectures.

GigaSpaces' customers include leading organizations in financial services, telecommunications, Web-commerce, On-line Gaming and the Internet media, where the need for mission-critical high-performance, reliability and scalability necessitates an alternative to traditional approaches. GigaSpaces was founded in 2000 and has offices in the US, Europe and Asia.

For more information, please visit, or visit the company's blog at