Technology Council of Southern California Names RightScale ‘Best of Show’ at VentureNet(TM) 2007
TORRANCE, CA – /PRNewswire-USNewswire - Oct. 24, 2007/ - The Technology Council of Southern California, http://www.tcosc.org, today announced that RightScale, Inc. was voted “Best of Show” at VentureNet™ 2007, the region’s premier capital conference for technology companies. The vote came after excellent presentations by 13 of the most promising new technology companies in the region.
The Best of Show award was voted on by a select group of investors, who reviewed each company against five criteria: – Most innovative product or service – Most promising company – Most compelling value proposition – Best investment opportunity – Best presentation
“The quality of this year’s presenters was unparalleled,” said Jon
Kraft, Technology Council chairman of the board. “As our attendees have
come to expect, all of the presentations were clear, concise and positively
received by the venture capitalists on the review panels, and we are
pleased to give the Best of Show designation to RightScale, Inc.” Read the full release here
Business Objects and Citrix Systems Simplify Reporting for Mid-Market Customers
LAS VEGAS – /BUSINESS WIRE - Oct. 23, 2007/ - Building on the success of its Open Appliance Initiative, Business Objects (Nasdaq: BOBJ) (Euronext Paris ISIN code: FR0004026250 - BOB), the world’s leading provider of business intelligence (BI) solutions, today announced it has partnered with leaders in the application delivery space - including Citrix Systems (Nasdaq: CTXS), rPath, and RightScale - to deliver a Crystal Reports® Server XI virtual appliance. The new offering is a pre-installed and pre-configured solution that will help reduce deployment time from days to minutes. In addition, for the first time, the two companies are offering customers a chance to instantly evaluate the product through a virtual ‘test-drive’, thus eliminating the cost and complexity typically associated with enterprise software evaluations.
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RightScale Wins ‘Best of Show’ at VentureNet 2007 for Pushbutton Delivery of Cloud Computing
SANTA BARBARA, CA – /Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2007/ - RightScale, Inc., the award-winning provider of the leading management platform for emerging Internet infrastructure services, today announced it earned top recognition at VentureNet 2007 for “delivering on the promise of cloud computing.” Distinguished as a “company to watch” by a committee of venture capital, angel investors and sponsors at Southern California’s premier technology investment event, RightScale won Best-of-Show for its leadership vision and demonstrated ability to target customers, provide a best-of-breed solution, drive competitive advantage and deliver superior shareholder value. Read the full release here