SOURCE: OpSource


September 14, 2010 08:00 ET

OpSource to Be a Featured Speaker at Tier1 Research Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit North America

CEO Treb Ryan to Discuss the Intersection of Hosting and the Cloud

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - September 14, 2010) -  OpSource, Inc., the leader in enterprise cloud and managed hosting, today announced that it will be a featured speaker at the Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit North America, which is being held September 13-15, 2010, in Las Vegas. Sponsored by Tier1 Research and The 451 Group, the Hosting & Cloud Transformation Summit is a leading forum for executives in the hosting, datacenter, CDN and cloud Internet infrastructure sectors.

OpSource CEO Treb Ryan will participate in a panel titled "Cloud and Hosting -- How Well are They Playing Together?" The panel will address the lines between traditional hosting and cloud computing. The panel is moderated by Phil Shih, senior analyst, mass-market hosting, Tier1 Research, and Doug Toombs, senior analyst, managed services, Tier1 Research. Panelists also include executives from SoftLayer Technologies, Hewlett-Packard and For more information, visit

"Enterprise cloud adoption is accelerating, but there remains a great deal of confusion between hosting and the cloud," said Treb Ryan, CEO, OpSource. "This panel will be a great opportunity to define these two different offerings and lay some groundwork to help decision-makers choose the right solution for their specific needs."

Offering more than traditional hosting services, OpSource provides Application Operations, which includes database management, compliance management, change management, performance management and application optimization. In 2009, the company introduced OpSource Cloud Hosting, a cloud service offering pay-as-you-go flexibility, 100% availability as well as high security, control and support of multi-tenancy.

This summer, OpSource announced the OpSource Partner Ecosystem, a comprehensive new program designed to enable integrators, developers, ISVs, cloud platform companies and telecom providers to offer integrated solutions for their joint customers. OpSource's unique offerings address the needs for high security, control, performance and ease of integration. OpSource believes that more than 50% of its revenue will come from the channel, and has redefined its strategy to better support the needs of enterprises and the channel. The OpSource Partner Ecosystem will speed enterprise adoption of the cloud by reducing the burden of integration, shortening time to market for new services, and lowering the total cost of implementation and ownership for both partners and customers.

About OpSource

OpSource provides cloud and managed hosting solutions that enable businesses of all sizes to accelerate growth and scale operations while controlling costs and reducing IT infrastructure support risks. More than four hundred Software-as-a-Service ISVs, cloud platform providers, carriers and enterprises rely on OpSource's expertise, experience and agility to operate high-availability, business-critical hosting environments. Our industry-leading Application Operations service goes beyond traditional hosting by providing application management, change management, performance management and application optimization. OpSource Cloud™ is the first cloud to bring together the flexibility, availability and community of the public cloud with the security, performance and control the enterprise demands. Founded in 2002, OpSource is SAS 70 Type II, PCI DSS Level 1 and European Safe Harbor certified and has operations in California, Virginia, UK, Ireland, and India. For more information, please visit

OpSource, OpSource Cloud, OpSource On-Demand, and the OpSource logo are trademarks of OpSource, Inc. All other trademarks and company names mentioned are protected by their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • For additional information, please contact:

    Eileen Conway
    OpSource, Inc.