SOURCE: Impetus Technologies
September 15, 2008 09:00 ET
Impetus to Unveil World's First Drupal + Shindig & World's First Liferay + Shindig at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York
SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - September 15, 2008) - Impetus Technologies, Inc. (www.impetus.com)
will unveil "Zest," the World's First Drupal plus Shindig OpenSocial
compatible platform, and "Zeal," the World's First Liferay plus Shindig
OpenSocial compatible platform, at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York this month.
Impetus, the Pioneers in Outsourced Product Development, will showcase
these and other OpenSocial technologies created to simplify and expand a
Web 2.0 world through easier interaction with friends and colleagues.
Zest is the first and only
Drupal-based Shindig implementation and is canned modular extensible
community platform designed to identify and connect users to multiple
social networking applications and services. Zeal is the first and only
Liferay-based Shindig implementation, Caja enabled, and is also canned
modular extensible community platform.
Both applications facilitate easy online user profiles which make
connecting to social networking sites like MySpace, Facebook, and LinkedIn
and integrating with online buddy lists, photo albums, email, scrapes, and
guest books a breeze. They provide customizable themes and skins, 3rd
party gadget integration and are OpenSocial 0.8 compliant and White
These applications were designed by Impetus' iLabs (Innovation Labs) group
which is focused on providing Architecture and Design best practices on a
variety of emerging technologies and platforms including REST framework;
Web2.0 technologies including AJAX, Open Laszlo, RoR; and mobile
technologies including development, porting, and testing on iPhone,
Android, BREW, J2ME, WinMobile and Symbian.
Impetus CEO, Praveen Kankariya, remarked on the occasion, "Web 2.0 is all
about simplifying and extending the user experience; the seamless access
and integration of information from different sources improves decision
making and enriches life. At Impetus we are proud to play a part in
pushing the boundaries of Web 2.0 technologies by developing innovative
applications quickly and cost-effectively."
Impetus will exhibit at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York Sept. 16th through
19th in Booth 1823.
Headquartered in San Jose (CA), Impetus Technologies provides outsourced
software product design, development, testing, QA, consulting, product
migration and related support services to leading global software product
companies. With greater than 1100 employees and a 15 year association with
clients ranging from enterprise class companies to innovative technology
start-ups, Impetus has been involved hundreds of successful product
launches of award winning software. For more information, email: