SOURCE: Hubspan


March 01, 2010 12:34 ET

Hubspan to Showcase Cloud-Based Integration at IBM WebSphere Event

IBM Hursley Comes to North America, Briefings to Be Held in Key Cities Across North America; Designed to Help Customers Realize the Full Benefits of SOA, Integration and Cloud Computing

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2010) -  Hubspan, the leading provider of cloud-based business integration solutions, is a featured exhibitor and presenter at a series of IBM WebSphere briefings, titled: IBM Smart SOA Connectivity: Hursley Comes to You. These complimentary briefings provide the latest developments in IBM WebSphere products and technologies and showcase strategic IBM partnerships, like Hubspan, and real-world customer examples. The sessions launch this week and are being held in Charlotte, Washington DC, Seattle and San Francisco.

The Hursley events feature software development experts from the IBM® Software Development Laboratory at the Hursley House in Hursley, England. The briefings are designed to help customers understand how to succeed with service oriented architecture (SOA) initiatives and IBM connectivity solutions.

Hubspan will illustrate the benefits of a cloud-based business integration solution and share customer examples. Hubspan's flagship product, WebSpan SaaS Integration Platform, is a joint solution with IBM that combines Hubspan's cloud integration platform and managed services with key components of IBM WebSphere integration software. WebSpan takes WebSphere to a new arena, providing an integration solution delivered in the cloud and available in a SaaS model. 

In the Hubspan sessions, participants will learn how IT can deliver a competitive business advantage and hear real-world, customer examples of how cloud-based integration provides quantifiable business results, such as improved revenue, customer retention growth, faster time to market and increased operational efficiencies. Cloud computing offers a huge opportunity to the IT management team to offer more responsive, scalable and available IT services.

These informational two-day seminars will cover the following topics:

  • Best practices in SOA connectivity with IBM lab experts
  • Options regarding on-premise WebSphere solutions and WebSpan cloud options
  • How to eliminate duplicated interface and connectivity logic, reduce the cost and time of changes and increase IT flexibility
  • How to leverage a well-connected enterprise to support rapidly changing business requirements
  • The latest information on connectivity products and services from the experts that design and build them

The Hursley Comes to You events are being held in Charlotte, North Carolina, March 1 and 2; Washington DC on March 4 and 5; Seattle, Washington, March 8 and 9; and San Francisco, California, March 11 and 12. For registration and more information, go to:

About Hubspan Inc
Hubspan is the leading provider of business integration solutions, helping companies automate business processes across internal and external communities. Hubspan's flagship solution is the WebSpan SaaS Integration Platform. An enterprise-class solution, WebSpan combines Hubspan's innovative, cloud-based platform and managed services with IBM WebSphere integration software. Thousands of companies, from small enterprises to the Fortune 500, successfully use the platform every day for secure, reliable and scalable business integration. WebSpan is available in packaged integration processes, from managed file transfer, PO, e-invoicing and punchout to full business processes, such as Supply Chain, Demand Chain, Advanced EDI and eCommerce integration. For more information, go to or email