September 8, 2008

Dozens of Product Launches and Announcements Planned for Web 2.0 Expo NY

SAN FRANCISCO--September 8, 2008--O'Reilly Media, Inc. and TechWeb today preview product and market announcements that will be made at the upcoming Web 2.0 Expo New York. Web 2.0 Expos are the leading global gatherings of developers, designers, marketers, and business professionals building the next generation Web. Web 2.0 Expo New York happens September 16-19, 2008 in the Javits Convention Center and will welcome over 120 exhibitors. Registration is now open at: https://en.oreilly.com/webexny2008/public/register.

"The companies that are making their announcements in New York recognize the power of Web 2.0," said Jennifer Pahlka, Web 2.0 Expo General Manager and Co-Chair. "Web 2.0 Expo New York is clearly meeting a need in the market. We're gathering the community and providing a platform for the most innovative industry in our economy today."

The line-up of Web 2.0 Expo New York exhibitors making announcements or demonstrating new products for the first time will grow as the event nears and currently includes:

A forum for creativity, engineering, and innovation, Web 2.0 Expo New York includes a multi-track conference, workshops, an "unconference" program called Web2Open, a major tradeshow, and many networking events. Web 2.0 Expo welcomes industry leaders who are participating and exhibiting in this year's show including Diamond sponsors HP, Microsoft and Salesforce.com; Platinum sponsor eBay; Gold sponsors Amazon Web Services, Conduit, curl, EMC, Force10, Intuit QuickBase, Keynote, LiveWorld, UltraDNS, ONEsite, OpSource, S60 and Sun Microsystems; Silver sponsors Acquia, Ascentium, Awareness, BlueArc, Coradiant, Dixero, HiveLive, Intel, Jive, Kablink, Kapow, Lithium, Mzinga, Octopz, Panther, RightScale, SynthaSite, TripAdvisor, WebAsyst and XBOSoft.

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