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OpSource to Be Featured Speaker at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

OpSource Will Discuss How to Increase Profit and Reach in the SaaS and Cloud Computing Marketplace

SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/12/10 -- OpSource, Inc., the leader in enterprise cloud and managed hosting, today announced that OpSource will be a featured speaker at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, which is being held July 11-15, 2010, in Washington, D.C. OpSource will discuss how to increase profit and reach in the Software-as-Service (SaaS) and cloud computing marketplace on a panel entitled "Best Practices Moving to SaaS." The panel, which will be held on Thursday, July 15, 2010, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. ET and from 3-4 p.m. ET, will be moderated by Trina Horner, Strategy Manager, Cloud ISV Strategy, Microsoft, and also feature Marketing Advocate CEO Gary Morris.

"OpSource has helped hundreds of companies, such as Marketing Advocate, successfully move to the powerful and flexible on-demand environment," said Jon Beck, SVP of Sales and Business Development, OpSource. "This session will be a great opportunity for anyone thinking of moving their applications from on-premise to a hosted Windows platform. We'll share a real-world example of how to achieve this move quickly and easily -- and with great ROI."

OpSource is a Microsoft Gold Certified Hosting Partner and an integral part of the Microsoft Cloud ISV Incubation Center, which helps software vendors move from on-premise to on-demand environments, letting them take advantage of the power, flexibility and scalability of the cloud. Going beyond traditional hosting, OpSource provides a suite of hosting solutions for SaaS ISVs that includes application management, database management -- including support of Microsoft SQL -- change management, performance management and application optimization. In 2009, the company introduced OpSource Cloud, a cloud service for companies requiring enterprise-class performance as well as high security and control.

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 www.opsource.net.

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

For additional information, please contact:
Eileen Conway
OpSource, Inc.
650-245-9015
[email protected]

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