SOURCE: Mark Logic Corporation

March 07, 2007 08:00 ET

Tim O'Reilly to Keynote Third Annual Mark Logic User Conference

SAN MATEO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 7, 2007 -- Mark Logic® Corporation, provider of the industry's leading XML content server, today announced that it will host its third annual user conference May 15 - 17, 2007, at the San Francisco Hilton in the heart of the city's financial district. Tim O'Reilly, founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media, will provide the keynote address on the second day of the event.

O'Reilly noted that "Data is the next Intel Inside" in his seminal paper "What is Web 2.0" ( In his keynote, O'Reilly will delve into the impact of Web 2.0 applications and how innovative companies such as Mark Logic are driving this revolution. O'Reilly Media uses MarkLogic Server to power its groundbreaking SafariU custom publishing application.

"This year's event boasts an exciting agenda, and we expect to see a record turn out," said Dave Kellogg, chief executive officer of Mark Logic. "Our user conference is designed to provide MarkLogic customers and partners, whether they are veterans or are newcomers to the world of XML, a forum for an open and productive exchange of technology issues and ideas that will drive advancements in content delivery."

More than 200 attendees are expected at this year's event, which will provide three days of dynamic, informative sessions. New this year, the conference will offer two tracks focused on technology and business applications. MarkLogic customers will be able to preview new technologies, witness examples of real-world applications, and exchange experiences, ideas and best practices. In addition, attendees interested in obtaining a basic introduction to the Mark Logic technology can attend the one-day pre-conference tutorial.

Also for the first time, this year's show will include a partner pavilion and several options for partners to participate in the conference. For information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ann Smith at

For registration details and additional information about the Mark Logic 2007 User Conference, please visit

About Mark Logic Corporation

Mark Logic Corporation is the provider of the industry's leading XML content server. Mark Logic works with providers of information products to accelerate new product creation, deliver products through multiple channels, integrate content from different sources, repurpose content into multiple products, build custom publishing systems, and mine content to find previously undiscovered information. MarkLogic Server does this by enabling companies to load, query, manipulate, and render XML content using the W3C-standard XQuery language. Designed for high performance and scalability, MarkLogic Server can deliver millisecond response times against multi-terabyte content bases. Mark Logic is privately held and backed by Sequoia Capital and Lehman Brothers. For more information or to download a free trial copy of MarkLogic Server, please visit

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