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SoftLayer® CTO Skarda to Speak at Internet World

Event Will Be Company's First Tradeshow Sponsorship in the United Kingdom

Dallas—May. 9, 2011

SoftLayer Technologies®, the innovation leader in Cloud and Dedicated hosting, today announced it will sponsor and exhibit at Internet World, UK, May 10-12, 2011.

Duke Skarda, SoftLayer Chief Technology Officer will make a keynote presentation at the event on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 3pm, presenting SoftLayer’s unique views on cloud computing and on-demand hosting and highlighting the company’s truly integrated capabilities.

“I am honored to speak at Internet World this year,” Mr. Skarda said. “This is the first event that we will sponsor in the United Kingdom. We have a tremendous story to tell about the power of SoftLayer innovation, and automation, and I’m thrilled to be the first person to share it broadly to this market in person.”

Internet World is Europe's premier event for online businesses and companies that use digital marketing. The annual show is expected to attract around 12,000 visitors and 300 exhibitors at the show this year making it one of the largest events for the industry.

About SoftLayer Technologies

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 or call 866.398.7638.