Meet top vendors of Enterprise 2.0 technologies in the Expo Pavilion to find the right products and services for your organization. Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting? Contact Paige Finkelman at or 415-947-6358 and download the 2009 Enterprise 2.0 Conference Prospectus for more information. Sponsors and exhibitors at the June conference in Boston included:
|IBM Lotus knows how to empower people to connect, collaborate, and innovate while optimizing the way they work. Get started now with IBM social computing, mashups, online collaboration and mobile communication technologies that help organizations of all sizes work smarter and become more agile in today's dynamic workplace. Drive better business outcomes through smarter collaboration. www.ibm.com|
|Founded in 1975, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) is the worldwide leader in software, services, and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft has worked to achieve this mission by creating technology that transforms the way people work, play, and communicate. Microsoft develops and markets software, services, hardware, and solutions that we believe deliver new opportunities, greater convenience, and enhanced value to people’s lives. Microsoft does business throughout the world and has offices in more than 100 countries. http://www.microsoft.com/sharepoint/default.mspx|
|Alcatel-Lucent provides solutions that enable service providers, enterprises, and governments to deliver voice, data and video communications. As a global technology leader, Alcatel-Lucent offers a secure, always-on communications framework for the dynamic enterprise that interconnects people, processes, networks, and knowledge, resulting in rich customer interactions, improved operational performance and exceptional business results. For more information, visit: http://enterprise.alcatel-lucent.com|
|EMC Corporation is the world's leading developer and provider of information infrastructure technology and solutions. We help organizations of every size around the world keep their most essential digital information protected, secure, and continuously available. We are among the 10 most valuable IT product companies in the world. We are driven to perform, to partner, to execute. We go about our jobs with a passion for delivering results that exceed our customers' expectations for quality, service, innovation, and interaction. We pride ourselves on doing what's right and on putting our customers' best interests first. We lead change and change to lead. We are devoted to advancing our people, customers, industry, and community. www.emc.com|
|Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT) is a leading international provider of fiber-based communications services and operates one of the world's largest communications and Internet backbones over an advanced, IP-optimized network. Level 3 offers a comprehensive portfolio of network offerings that spans Internet Protocol (IP) services, broadband transport, colocation services and voice services to deliver complete enterprise telecommunications solutions. Level 3's Business Markets Group connects regional enterprises, local service providers and regional carriers with high-availability, nationwide network access and high-performance data, voice and Internet services. For more information, visit www.Level3.com.|
|Through our infrastructure software and ecosystem of partnerships, Novell harmoniously integrates mixed IT environments, allowing people and technology to work as one. We deliver the best-engineered, most interoperable Linux platform and a portfolio of integrated IT management software that help businesses worldwide reduce cost, complexity and risk. Novell® Making IT Work As One™ www.novell.com|
|Open Text, a global leader in enterprise content management (ECM), combines the expertise and solutions to help customers embrace Enterprise 2.0 within the context of their ECM strategies. With Open Text's solutions, customers can transform their organizations with powerful social computing tools—blogs, wikis, forums, tagging, moderation, communities and real-time collaboration—delivered behind the firewall as a natural extension of current ECM initiatives or to Web 2.0-enable public websites, intranets and extranets. Open Text offers customers two decades of ECM expertise supporting 46,000 customers and millions of users in 114 countries. For more information, visit www.opentext.com|
|SAP is the world's leading provider of business software, offering applications and services that enable companies of all sizes and in more than 25 industries to become best-run businesses. With more than 82,000 customers in over 120 countries, SAP is listed on several exchanges, including the Frankfurt stock exchange and NYSE, under the symbol "SAP." For more information, visit www.sap.com|
|Atlassian develops affordable, lightweight software that helps enterprises collaborate better. Products include Confluence, recognized as the most widely-used enterprise wiki, and JIRA, one of the world's most popular issue trackers for IT project management. The company has 10,000 customers worldwide, including 30 of the world's top 50 corporations. For more information, visit: http://www.atlassian.com|
|Awareness helps companies build and operate branded Web 2.0 communities. These online communities let customers, prospects, employees, or partners connect with each other and share content. At the core of the Awareness solution is an on-demand social media platform that combines the full range of Web 2.0 technologies - blogs, wikis, discussion groups, social networking, podcasts, RSS, tagging, photos, videos, mapping, etc. - with security, control, and content moderation. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0 technologies into their own web properties. Major corporations such as McDonald's, Kodak, the New York Times, Northwestern Mutual, and Procter and Gamble use Awareness to build brand loyalty, generate revenue, drive new forms of marketing, improve collaboration, encourage knowledge-sharing, and build a "corporate memory." www.awarenessnetworks.com|
|Bluenog is an enterprise software and solutions company specializing in integrated content management, portal, and business intelligence. Leading organizations rely on Bluenog products to build and deploy Rich Internet Applications (RIA), and manage dynamic website content at a fraction of the cost of traditional alternatives. Bluenog Solutions Group meets our customers' unique challenges with pragmatic combinations of commercial and open source software. www.bluenog.com|
|Founded in March 2005, Box.net is a leading provider of tools for managing and sharing data online. The service enables users to share, access, and collaborate on files of any type from anywhere. With more than 1.5 million users, over 1 million files served every day, and more than 1000 developers in the Box Enabled Network, Box.net is the first web-native system and is used by individuals, small businesses, and Fortune 1000 companies. In December 2007, the company launched its OpenBox platform which connects data from Box.net to other web-based applications and services providing users the ability to do more with their data. Box.net is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, and is backed by venture capitalist firms Draper Fisher Jurvetson and U.S. Venture Partners. Box.net|
|Connectbeam is the leading provider of enterprise social bookmarking and social networking software - an innovate solution for businesses for solving their information discovery and sharing challenge. It enables organizations and their employees to connect and collaborate in real time. Connectbeam features include social bookmarking and tagging, expertise location, and professional social networking. Using Connectbeam, enterprise workers locate and manage information together while discovering and connecting effortlessly with each other's knowledge, interests and skills. It allows users to create views of information based on the wisdom and collective intelligence of their colleagues. Delivered as a turnkey Appliance, it is setup within minutes behind company firewall. Privately held and venture backed, Connectbeam is located in California's Silicon Valley. www.connectbeam.com/|
|Leverage Software creates enterprise social networks that make smart companies smarter. By leveraging the knowledge and expertise that already exists inside your organization, you can make everyone as good as your best. To date, our 100% On-Demand platform powers over 250 online communities, including 15 of the Fortune 100. www.leveragesoftware.com|
|The Remy Corporation is a leader in integrated staffing, recruiting, and consulting solutions for the Web 2.0 world! Remy understands the dynamics of Human Capital, becoming the premier provider of human capital needs for companies seeking fulltime placements, staff augmentation, and consulting services. www.remycorp.com|
|As the first wiki company, Socialtext leads the industry in applying next-generation Web 2.0 technologies to the critical challenges facing businesses. Web 2.0 holds the promise of dramatically increasing business productivity, stimulating greater innovation, and creating tighter connections between employees, and with partners, suppliers and customers. With the most flexible deployment options in the industry - including appliances, hosted services, software and open-source Socialtext wiki-centric social software solutions are designed for any organization that wants to accelerate team communications, better enable knowledge sharing, foster collaboration, and build online communities. Over 4,000 organizations use Socialtext: Epitaph Records, Humana, IKEA and Intel. www.socialtext.com|
|Telligent is a leader in enterprise social software for online communities and collaboration. Telligent's two flagship offerings, Community Server and Community Server Evolution provide fully integrated platforms that utilize social computing to enhance customer relationships and brand engagement, increase ROI, provide channels for customer insight and feedback, improve employee collaboration, increase knowledge management, and foster ideation. With its proven social software platform, Telligent empowers collaboration for many of the world's largest brands, including Dell, Electronic Arts, Intel, Microsoft, and Reader's Digest. For more information, visit Telligent.com.|
|Vivísimo does search right by combining the simplicity and innovation of consumer search with the flexibility and control of enterprise software. Through Vivisimo's Web 2.0 and social search capabilities like tagging, annotating, rating and sharing search results, organizations can jumpstart collaboration and realize the true value of Enterprise 2.0. http://vivisimo.com/|
|ArtusLabs is a business intelligence and document management company focused on providing Web 2.0 enabled software solutions to enterprise organizations. Their flagship product, Ensemble-BI, provides a window into company data that allows organizations to extract value from hidden assets and drive results by taking advantage of in-house intellectual capital. ArtusLabs has over a decade worth of experience building software solutions that are flexible to accommodate any level of security and regulatory environment. Solutions such as two dimensional graphical document search tools for chemistry and decision making models are examples of technologies developed by ArtusLabs and are in use by thousands of users around the globe. http://www.artuslabs.com/enterprise2.html|
|blueKiwi Software is the leading European provider of Enterprise Social Software. The solution enables people-centric organizations to create powerful and secure professional networks where employees, partners and customers can share conversations, ideas, skills, resources and best practice with one another. blueKiwi promotes a culture of collaboration and openness that helps large and complex businesses increase their sales productivity, foster new ideas and increase staff satisfaction and retention. With operations in France and United Kingdom and distributors in other countries, the company has a track record of successfully enabling social and business networking for some of Europe's leading companies. www.bluekiwi-software.com|
|Brainpark is a smart and simple software product that helps employees learn from one another and become more productive at work. We facilitate a method of information management that encourages a more collective and informed workforce while reducing duplicate work and increasing knowledge transfer. Brainpark is an unobtrusive system that works for the end user by recommending resources and people that can help them to deliver their work on time. www.brainpark.com|
|Central Desktop delivers a pure SaaS-Based social technology platform for progressive business teams to interact, share and manage their daily work activities from anywhere at anytime. Used by over 260,000 people worldwide, Central Desktop's customers represent progressive organizations with geographically dispersed teams that are to using innovative web 2.0 tools for business success. Its social technology platform consistently delivers a 30% increase in productivity while decreasing the total cost of doing business. www.centraldesktop.com|
|Day Software is a leader in technology innovation and standards adoption, providing fully standards-based Content and collaboration applications and infrastructure. Day's solutions enable companies to implement compelling, future-proof Enterprise 2.0 solutions, while reducing the complexity and cost if their information systems, making valuable content accessible throughout the enterprise and beyond. www.day.com|
DreamFace Interactive is a leading provider of open-source Enterprise software for creating and sharing Web 2.0 applications. Dreamface combines Social Networking, Rich Internet Application, and Web 2.0 personalization technologies in a disciplined approach to help businesses create a new class of Enterprise Social Applications.
DreamFace is composed of a Widget Platform to distribute and syndicate dynamic content, a Social Networking Framework to create private communities and enterprise collaborative networks and Mobile Services for always on access to information.
DreamFace is used to create the broadest range of 2.0 widget-based applications including Startpages, BI Dashboards, Interactive Mashups, and Enterprise Social Applications. dreamface-interactive.com
|Ektron is committed to providing revolutionary, scalable Web content management and authoring solutions to businesses worldwide. Ektron CMS400.NET empowers developers and non-technical business users alike. From enterprise deployments to single sites, CMS400.NET ships with a wide array of functionality, including social networking, Web 2.0, SEO and synchronization tools. www.ektron.com|
|IGLOO develops online community and social networking solutions for groups, teams and organizations of any size. Our solutions combine Web 2.0 technology with on-demand hosting, consulting, e-engagement and services necessary for successful deployment. Organizations use IGLOO communities to improve employee productivity and foster relationships with members, customers, partners and suppliers. www.igloosoftware.com|
|Ignite Technologies' Content Delivery Solution enables enterprises to securely publish, deliver and manage digital assets-from video for corporate communications and training to software patches and virus updates-to anyone, anywhere, at any time. www.ignitetech.com|
|Joyent is a Cloud Computing company that provides powerful, on-demand web application infrastructure, cloud management software and a development platform "as a Service." Joyent's customers range from individual developers to Fortune 500 enterprises, including: LinkedIn, Major League Baseball, Gilt.com, Facebook, and 20,000 others. Joyent powers 25% of the daily application traffic on Facebook. www.joyent.com|
|KickApps provides enterprises with solutions that enable them to reinvent their websites into social, interactive, dynamic, distributed, and data-informed, experiences. KickApps solutions consist of a suite of hosted social and media applications and services that are used by some of the world’s largest brands to grow, engage and foster deeper relationships with customers. www.kickapps.com|
|Mashery’s API management and strategies help companies connect with customers in a changing digital world by expanding their presence across devices and the Web. Mashery leads the industry with a holistic approach for API initiatives—from setting business strategy to the managing of infrastructure to facilitating relationships with our 50,000-strong developer network. Our knowledge, experience and proven strategies enable companies to focus on their core business while building new revenue channels and realizing faster time-to-market for innovative applications. Mashery was founded in 2006 and has built an impressive list of clients that include Best Buy, Netflix, the New York Times, Whitepages.com, Hoover’s, Billboard magazine and more. www.mashery.com|
|Mzinga is the leading provider of social software solutions and services for marketing, customer support and learning. Through a combination of enterprise-class technology, strategy and online moderation services, Mzinga social solutions enable businesses to increase revenue and lower costs by improving brand visibility, workplace satisfaction, and customer loyalty. http://www.mzinga.com.|
|NewsGator Social Sites is built into Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and helps companies leverage social computing solutions to deliver real business value. Social Sites gives enterprises better ways to collaborate, share content, expand employee knowledge and improve productivity. NewsGator's enterprise social networking solutions are in use by hundreds of the world's most recognized brands, including Biogen Idec, Edelman and Universal McCann. For more information, visit www.newsgator.com|
|nGenera drives productivity and business velocity by deploying on-demand Collaborative Enterprise Management (CEM) solutions in the world’s largest organizations. These innovative solutions combine nGenera’s collaborative applications, executive insight, advisory services, and education to deliver critical business outcomes in marketing, sales, IT, HR and operations. For more information, visit www.ngenera.com|
|PIEmatrix is a simple process and project management tool for humans. Now, all team members can easily manage and execute together. The SaaS collaboration platform helps enterprises build, execute, and govern best practices and procedures in real-time. The efficiency value includes an average ROI projection of 688% in the first year. piematrix.com|
It's time for transparency and accountability in America. Qtask was built on the idea that these philosophies build efficiency and success. Its foundation for personal and team accountability provides clarity on roles and responsibilities for all tasks and assignments. Because of this transparent nature, Qtask fosters ownership, a higher quality of work, and confidence among co-workers.
Everything you need: projects, tasks, calendars, wikis, files, reports - all secure, all online, anytime, anywhere.
Qtask is one of the first companies to create a truly Unified Collaborative Environment, eliminating communication and information problems inherent in existing applications. Qtask - Next Generation Collaboration. www.qtask.com
RollStream is the leader in Enterprise Community Management. Our business-to-business collaboration platform is transforming trading partner networks in the same way that social software have transformed personal and professional networks.
Fortune 500 market leaders, including Walgreen's, McKesson, Tesco, and Johnson & Johnson, are using RollStream to revolutionize their trading partner relationships and achieve multi-million dollar returns on their investment.
Visit www.rollstream.com to learn more.
|Widely regarded as the technology and market share leader in RSS Publishing and Analytics, SimpleFeed helps Global 2000 companies create, manage and measure Feeds. With SimpleFeed, companies syndicate their web content to customers and web sites and measure the resulting business value. SimpleFeed’s customers include Sears, Toyota, EMC, and P&G. www.simplefeed.com|
|Sun Microsystems develops the technologies that power the global marketplace. Guided by a singular vision -- "The Network is the Computer" -- Sun drives network participation through shared innovation, community development and open source leadership. Sun’s newest product, the Social Learning Exchange (SLX), is a SaaS-based video community platform for the enterprise. SLX helps employees, partners and customers more effectively communicate and collaborate through video and the social web. Learn more about SLX at http://slx.sun.com|
|ThoughtFarmer is turnkey intranet software. It enables innovative organizations to share knowledge, engage employees and foster collaboration. ThoughtFarmer customers include EA, eHarmony, Guardian News & Media, IDEO and Penn State University. www.thoughtfarmer.com|
|Tomoye Community Software is the quickest way to build thriving standalone or Sharepoint-based communities. Tomoye offers a range of community products and services, including a specific version for Microsoft Sharepoint. Tomoye’s proven communities are currently being used in leading organizations around the world. www.tomoye.com|
|Traction Software's TeamPage delivers integrated Enterprise 2.0 authoring, threaded discussion, activity streams, social tagging, notification, search and more. TeamPage customers include nine of the top twenty pharma, fifteen Global 100, government agencies including FDA, DOJ and DOD. Traction Software is funded by In-Q-Tel - the CIA's venture arm. Learn more at www.tractionsoftware.com|
|Twinsoft is a market leader in Enterprise Mashups. Our flagship product, Convertigo Enterprise Mashup Server helps companies reuse their existing assets to build new and exciting WEB 2.0 composite applications for a fraction of the cost and time needed to complete software rewrites or traditional development. Twinsoft offers in one product the whole panel of Presentation, Process and Data Mashups to handle unstructured and structured application integration. With our partnerships with DreamFace Interactive and IBM, our customers such as Club Med, Banque Nationale de Paris, Orange Business Services, or Xerox can build WEB 2.0 Mashup solutions with the best value for their money. www.twinsoft.com|
|Visible Technologies helps companies listen and learn what consumers are saying about them online. Its innovative TruCast® platform is the industry's most complete solution for social media analysis and participation. Visible Technologies also helps brands and individuals manage and protect their online reputations with the powerful TruReputation™ suite of services. www.visibletechnologies.com|
|Yakabod Knowledge Networks makes the Yakabox™, secure software that lets people find and share stuff that matters to them without plowing through stuff that doesn't. As the first line of defense against information overload, the Yakabox™ combines collaboration, search, social networking and content management on a single platform. The system delivers relevant information in context right to the user's desktop, putting an end to endless searches for events, documents, comments, resources and tasks. www.yakabod.com|