SAN MATEO, Calif.-September 19, 2008 -Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ:ACTU), the leader in delivering Rich Internet Applications Without Limits™, today announced that it will sponsor the upcoming Olliance Group Open Source Think Tank (http://thinktank.olliancegroup.com). The think tank event will take place September 21-23, 2008 at the Paris Eiffel Hilton Hotel in Paris, France.
In addition to Actuate, Microsoft, Sun, Collabnet, TVM Capital and Ingres are also sponsoring the Paris Open Source Think Tank, which is the leading invitation only commercial open source brainstorm and networking conference of its kind in the world. More than 80 leading CEOs, CIO/CTOs, VCs, Attorneys and industry luminaries representing top Fortune 100 companies and other key organizations will convene for 3 days to discuss the state-of-the-industry of commercial open source and brainstorm together to advance individual and collective issues.
“This event is key to defining the future of open source, and we are excited by the possibilities,” said Rich Guth, vice president and general manager, Java Group, Actuate Corporation. “The Olliance Group Open Source Think Tank is one of a kind and does a lot to support Open Source communities.”
About Actuate Corporation
Actuate Corporation is dedicated to increasing the richness, interactivity and effectiveness of enterprise data, for everyone, everywhere. Actuate delivers the next generation RIA-ready information platform for both customer and employee-facing applications. The Actuate platform boasts unmatched scalability, high-performance, reliability and security. Its proven RIA capabilities and highly collaborative development architecture are backed by the world's largest open source information application developer community, grounded in BIRT, the Eclipse Foundation’s only top level Business Intelligence and reporting project.
Global 9000 organizations use Actuate to roll out RIA-enabled customer loyalty and Performance Management applications that improve customer satisfaction and employee productivity. The company has over 4,200 customers globally in a diverse range of business areas including financial services and the public sector, many of which have a long history of deploying Actuate-based solutions for dozens, or even hundreds of their mission-critical applications.
Founded in 1993, Actuate has headquarters in San Mateo, California, with offices worldwide. Actuate is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol ACTU. For more information on Actuate, visit the company's web site at www.actuate.com.
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