SOURCE: InfoWorld

December 16, 2008 09:57 ET

InfoWorld's OSBC 2009 to Focus on Open Sourcing for the Enterprise

Register for the Premier Event on Open Source Software and Business

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 16, 2008) - Open Source Business Conference (OSBC) today announced that registration is now open for the 2009 conference, taking place March 24-25, 2009 at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco, California. This year's conference will tackle the biggest issue in open source today: Open Sourcing for the Enterprise.

OSBC is the premier event for open source software and business and is owned and produced by InfoWorld. OSBC is the industry's forum for senior business leaders, C-level technical strategists, lawyers and venture capitalists to collaborate on emerging business models, strategies and profitability through open source. Over the course of two days, attendees will hear keynote presenters reveal how open source is being used intelligently by the industry's top enterprises and vendors.

To register for this event, please call 508-820-8503 or visit www.osbc.com.

To sponsor OSBC, please contact Mike Dutton at 801-358-4231.

Additional information about the Open Source Business Conference can be found at www.osbc.com.

About InfoWorld Media Group

InfoWorld Media Group helps IT solutions management choose the right technology, within the context of a cohesive strategy, for business impact at their organizations. Rather than merely covering the enterprise technology market, InfoWorld identifies and promotes emerging technology segments that add unique value for the organizations that implement them, as well as the vendors that provide those solutions. Using an integrated communications approach including online, events, research, and a continued investment in an independent Test Center, InfoWorld analysts and editors provide both hands-on analysis and evaluation, as well as expert commentary on issues surrounding emerging technologies and products. Visit InfoWorld at www.infoworld.com.

About International Data Group (IDG)

International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading technology media, events, and research company. IDG's online network includes more than 450 Web sites spanning business technology, consumer technology, digital entertainment, and video games worldwide. IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers in 85 countries including CIO, CSO, Computerworld, GamePro, InfoWorld, Macworld, Network World, and PC World. IDG's lead-generation service, IDG Connect, matches technology companies with an audience of engaged, high-quality IT professionals, influencers, and decision makers.

IDG is a leading producer of more than 750 technology-related events including Macworld Conference & Expo, LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, Entertainment for All Expo (E for All), DEMO, and IDC Directions. IDC, a subsidiary of IDG, is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events. Over 900 IDC analysts in more than 90 countries provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends.

Additional information about IDG, a privately held company, is available at www.idg.com. Note: All product and company names are trademarks of their respective companies.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    Sarah Thomas
    Topaz Partners
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    781-404-2427

    Kerry Lafond
    InfoWorld & Computerworld
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    508-620-7759