|| ||Sharon Smith <linuxpr-AT-yahoo.com>|
|| ||News Item: OpenLogic Expands Professional Service Offerings To Help Companies Select and Implement Open Source Software|
|| ||Wed, 15 Oct 2008 09:47:08 -0700 (PDT)|
OpenLogic Expands Professional Service Offerings To Help Companies Select and Implement Open Source
New Services Simplify Migration, Tuning and Management of Open Source to Maximize Cost Savings and
BROOMFIELD, Colo. October 15, 2008 - OpenLogic, Inc., a provider of enterprise open source software
solutions encompassing hundreds of open source packages, today announced several new professional
services packages, ranging from one day to one week engagements, that help companies quickly and
cost-effectively identify, fine-tune and implement enterprise-ready open source products.
"In these difficult economic times, companies are looking to cut costs, while ensuring quick
payback with any new technology," said Kim Weins, OpenLogic's senior vice president of marketing.
"Open source is a natural consideration that can save companies money, but many companies need help
with open source selection, migration and tuning. Whether providing expert advice comparing
different open source packages, planning for migrations or tuning applications built on open
source, OpenLogic is a trusted resource for any company that wants to jumpstart its use of open
source and obtain quick cost savings and real IT gains."
OpenLogic's new services draw on the company's broad knowledge of more than 450 enterprise-ready
open source packages and vast experience working with Fortune 500 companies. OpenLogic provides
unbiased information and expertise across a broad range of open source technologies.
Multiple packages, offering differing levels of customization, hands-on guidance and technical
depth, are available to address various needs and levels of complexity. These include:
Open Source Policy Workshopshelps create a customized open source policy that fits with a company's
goals and risk tolerance.
Open Source Opportunities Workshopshelps identify potential opportunities to use open source.
Open Source Selection Workshopsprovide expert comparisons and advice to help evaluate open source
alternatives within a particular software category, such as applications servers, frameworks,
databases, or reporting tools.
Open Source Migration Workshopsgives access to OpenLogic experts to evaluate migration options and
accelerate the migration process.
Open Source Performance Tuningoptimizes applications that use open source technologies such as
JBoss, Tomcat and ActiveMQ.
Open Source Clusteringhelps configure and optimize clusters based on open source infrastructure.
For more information on the new services packages, including pricing and availability, go to
http://www.openlogic.com/solutions/training.php or email email@example.com.
OpenLogic is a leading provider of open source solutions that enable enterprises to safely acquire,
support, and control open source software. OpenLogic provides enterprises with a certified library
of open source software that encompasses hundreds of the most popular open source packages via
OpenLogic Exchange (OLEX), a free web site where companies can find, research, and download
certified, enterprise-ready open source packages on demand. With the broadest open source coverage
in the industry, OpenLogic offers indemnification; updates; and enterprise-grade technical support
backed by the OpenLogic Expert Community. OpenLogic also provides solutions for open source
governance and to automate the integration and deployment of open source components -- reducing the
risk and maximizing the cost savings associated with using open source software. For more on
OpenLogic, go to www.openlogic.com.
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