Dallas—November 24, 2008—SoftLayer Technologies today announced its sponsorship of the Microsoft Developer Network Conference (MSDN). The MSDN conference is a multi-city tour that features single day conference events with multiple tracks. These tracks cover emerging technology subjects such as cloud computing, development tools, and languages. SoftLayer will be a Platinum sponsor—the highest level of sponsorship available—for the event in four cities.The conference’s focus on key industry subjects such as cloud computing and Microsoft’s Internet services platform make it a valuable experience for development professionals. Featured speakers will discuss the future of the Microsoft Application Platform, giving attendees a firsthand look at Microsoft’s vision for integrating computer services to extend the reach of existing resources. SoftLayer’s sponsorship covers the following cities:
Headquartered in Dallas, SoftLayer is the innovation leader in Cloud, Dedicated, and Managed Hosting, and the largest private hosting company in the world. SoftLayer provides cloud, dedicated, and seamlessly integrated computing environments, with world-class data centers in Dallas, Houston, San Jose, Seattle, and Washington D.C., and network Points of Presence nationwide. The company integrates and automates all elements of its platform, empowering enterprises of any size with complete control, security, scalability, and ease-of-management via a leading Customer Portal and Open API. For more information, please visit www.softlayer.com or call 866.398.7638.
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