Press Release

SoftLayer® to Participate in GDC Online Austin

Announces Sponsorship of Game Developers Conference®

AUSTIN, TX—October 4, 2010—SoftLayer Technologies®, the innovative on-demand data center services provider, today announced its participation in this year’s Game Developer Conference® (GDC) Online in Austin, TX, October 5-8 at the Austin Convention Center.

GDC Online is the premier conference designed for online and connected game developers. The event brings together established studios as well as emerging start-ups from all facets of the gaming industry to explore business development strategies and best practices. In 2010, SoftLayer will be a multi-event sponsor of Game Development Conferences in locations including:

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Vancouver, B.C.
  • Austin, TX
  • Cologne, Germany

“GDC Online is a great event for SoftLayer,” said George Karidis, SoftLayer Chief Strategy Officer. “It gives us the opportunity to connect with a thriving community of developers and programmers. SoftLayer’s robust hardware and network resources create ideal solutions for the gaming industry, whether it be for application development or web hosting.”

For more information on SoftLayer’s game hosting and infrastructure solutions, GDC Online attendees can visit booth #710 during the event. For more information on all upcoming SoftLayer events, please visit http://www.softlayer.com/about/event-schedule.

About SoftLayer Technologies

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, SoftLayer is a best-in-class, infrastructure-as-a-service provider with data centers in Dallas, Seattle, and Washington, DC, and network Points of Presence across the US. SoftLayer integrates and automates all IT elements, allowing customers to create cloud, dedicated, or seamless hybrid computing environments managed through a single interface. Enterprises of any size can have complete control, security, scalability, and ease-of-management in an on-demand IT solution. For more information, please visit www.softlayer.com or call 866.398.7638.

Contact:
James McDowell
+1 214 442 0600
press@softlayer.com