TIBCO Announces NOW Virtual Online Summit

Company to Unveil Cloud Computing Offering to More than 1,500 Users Across the Globe in One of the Largest Online Venues



28 May, 2009


TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced the launch of NOW Online, a series of global virtual events that will offer customers insight on best practices, new technologies and direct access to its most senior subject matter experts all through the convenience of a virtual venue.

TIBCO will kick off its first global NOW Online summit on June 3, 2009, which is designed to be the industry's largest virtual gathering of TIBCO users with more than 1,500 registered attendees. This year's theme will focus on the company's new cloud computing offering.

Attendees for all online events will have the opportunity to listen to customer and partner keynotes and simultaneously interact with TIBCO practitioners as they visit booths, demos, and participate in live chat rooms, all from the convenience of their desktop. Conference highlights for the NOW Online summits include:

  • Feature keynote presentations by Dr. Werner Vogels, CTO of Amazon.com; Vineet Nayar, CEO of HCL Technologies; Vivek Ranadive, CEO of TIBCO; and Matt Quinn, senior vice president of Engineering and Technology Strategies of TIBCO.
  • In-depth breakout sessions on Service Infrastructure, Process Management, Complex Event Processing, Real Time Business Intelligence and Cloud Computing
  • Customer presentations on real-world deployments of TIBCO solutions from industry leaders including PruHealth, Scandinavian Airlines System and Energy Australia.
  • Partner booths featuring some of TIBCO's key strategic partners including HCL and EDS.

"This year's virtual user conference keeps today's economic climate in mind without compromising the delivery of strategic insights, product directions and best practices," said Ram Menon, executive vice president, Worldwide Marketing at TIBCO. "NOW Online affords customers and prospects the opportunity to learn about TIBCO offerings, and interact with the TIBCO ecosystem from the convenience of their desktop."

In addition to holding the NOW Online summits, TIBCO will host several road shows across North America, Europe and Asia beginning on June 16, 2009.

For more information about NOW 2009, to register for the online summits, and to see the full schedule of online and on-location NOW events, please visit: http://now.tibco.com/

TIBCO's technology digitized Wall Street in the '80s with its event-driven "Information Bus" software, which helped make real-time business a strategic differentiator in the '90s. Today, TIBCO's infrastructure software gives customers the ability to constantly innovate by connecting applications and data in a service-oriented architecture, streamlining activities through business process management, and giving people the information and intelligence tools they need to make faster and smarter decisions, what we call The Power of Now®. TIBCO serves more than 3,000 customers around the world with offices in more than 20 countries and an ecosystem of over 200 partners. Learn more at www.tibco.com.

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Lloyd Berry

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