SOURCE: VA Software Corp.

July 31, 2006 16:10 ET

VA Software to Present at SRA's Second Annual Summer Technology Conference

FREMONT, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 31, 2006 -- VA Software Corporation (NASDAQ: LNUX), the online media, software, and e-commence leader in community-driven Open Source innovation, today announced that Ali Jenab, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present the company's strategy and key initiatives before institutional investors at the 2nd Annual Summer Technology Conference hosted by Security Research Associates (SRA). The conference will be held on Monday, August 7, 2006 at the St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco.

VA Software is scheduled to present at 9:20 a.m. PT. To register and access the webcast, go to: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/sra3/lnux/ or the company's website at www.vasoftware.com

About VA Software Corporation

VA Software Corporation is the online media, software and e-commerce leader in community-driven Open Source innovation. VA Software is the parent company of OSTG, Inc. (Open Source Technology Group) and the creator of SourceForge. SourceForge Enterprise Edition optimizes distributed software development for Fortune 500 companies. For company information, visit www.vasoftware.com.

OSTG, Inc. (Open Source Technology Group) is the cornerstone of the Open Source movement and the leading online network for IT managers and development professionals. OSTG's technology-focused sites include Slashdot.org, SourceForge.net, ITManagersJournal.com, NewsForge.com, Linux.com and freshmeat.net. OSTG also owns ThinkGeek, Inc., the leading retailer for innovative technology products. The OSTG network serves more than 270 million page views and over 30 million unique visitors a month*. For more information or to view the media kit online, visit www.ostg.com.

Slashdot, freshmeat, ThinkGeek, and SourceForge.net are registered trademarks or trademarks of OSTG, Inc., in the United States and other countries. VA Software, SourceForge, and OSTG are trademarks or registered trademarks of VA Software Corporation in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks or product names are property of their respective owners.

About Security Research Associates

Security Research Associates (SRA) was founded in San Francisco in 1980 and, today, offers both investment banking services as well as institutional brokerage services. A boutique firm by design, SRA works with a select group of portfolio managers from around the country and focuses on technology and life science companies in the micro and small cap arenas. For more information about SRA, see its website at www.sracap.com or call 415-925-0346.


*Google Analytics, April 2006

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    Patty Morris
    CFO
    VA Software Corporation
    (510) 687-7125
    ir@vasoftware.com

    Event Contact:
    Devon Wygaerts
    Security Research Associates
    415-925-0346
    devon@sracap.com