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 Workshops helps create a customized open source policy that fits with a company’s goals and risk tolerance.
Open Source Opportunities Workshops helps identify potential opportunities to use open source.
Open Source Selection Workshops provide 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 Workshops gives access to OpenLogic experts to evaluate migration options and accelerate the migration process.
Open Source Performance Tuning optimizes applications that use open source technologies such as JBoss, Tomcat and ActiveMQ.
Open Source Clustering helps configure and optimize clusters based on open source infrastructure.
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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