SOURCE: OpSource


October 18, 2010 08:00 ET

OpSource Discusses Why Software Vendors Must Move to SaaS Model and Cloud Computing at SIIA OnDemand Europe

CEO Treb Ryan to Moderate Panel on the Urgency of Migrating to an On-Demand Model for Software Delivery

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - October 18, 2010) -  OpSource, Inc., the leader in enterprise cloud and managed hosting, today announced that it will be a featured speaker at the Software & Information Industry Association OnDemand Europe conference which is being held October 18-20, 2010, in London. The conference is the European software industry's most comprehensive independent software vendor (ISV) gathering for understanding the business drivers and economics around Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), cloud computing and virtualization.

OpSource CEO Treb Ryan will moderate a panel titled "Making the transition to SaaS: Waiting is not an option." The panel will address the market conditions and customer service level expectations that necessitate ISVs to move as soon as possible to an on-demand model. Participating in the session will be executives who have already made the move to SaaS, from companies such as SAP AG, Panda Security, Zylog Systems Limited and For more information, visit

"The question for ISVs is no longer when to begin developing SaaS-based offerings, but how to make the transition as cost effectively and efficiently as possible," said Treb Ryan, CEO, OpSource. "This panel will be a great opportunity to learn from companies who are already having great success in the SaaS marketplace."

OpSource has been providing complex managed hosting solutions for SaaS ISVs for nearly a decade. Offering more than traditional hosting services, OpSource helps companies to scale SaaS applications by providing enterprise-class cloud and managed hosting solutions. OpSource Application Operations is a suite of application management services that includes database management, compliance management, change management, performance management and application optimization. In 2009, the company introduced OpSource Cloud Hosting, a high performance cloud service, offering 100% availability SLAs, latency guarantees, network-based security, role-based control, comprehensive API support, and pay-as-you-go flexibility. OpSource leverages best-of-breed technology from VMware, Cisco Systems, EMC, Microsoft and Red Hat.

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.