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SoftLayer® to Participate in GDC Europe 2010

Announces Sponsorship of European Game Developers Conference™

Cologne, Germany—Aug. 11, 2010

Cologne, Germany—August 12, 2010—SoftLayer Technologies®, the innovative on-demand data center services provider, today announced its participation in this year’s Game Developer Conference™ (GDC) Europe in Cologne, Germany, August 16-18 at the Cologne Congress Center East. GDC Europe, the premier conference for video game and computer developers in Europe, brings together established studios as well as emerging start-ups. GDC Europe is on pace to set records for attendance and exhibitor participation over previous years.

The Game Developers Conference attracts attendees 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 Europe 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 Europe attendees can visit booth #139 during the event.

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.