More than 20 Innovative Presentations on Scalable Web Applications and Architecture Issues at Surge 2012
COLUMBIA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OmniTI, a provider of web infrastructures and applications for companies that require scalable, high-performance, mission critical solutions, today announced the successful completion of its third annual Surge Scalability and Performance Conference which was held September 27-28, 2012 at Baltimore's Tremont Grand Historic Venue. See pictures from the event here.
The two-day conference drew more than 350 attendees and delivered more than 20 sessions, 12 partner exhibits, along with special networking and social events. The presentations included those by industry leaders from Pinterest, Facebook, Comcast, Forrester Research, Viggle, Joyent, and Etsy. For a complete Surge 2012 speaker list click here. In addition, attendees heard informative and entertaining expert sessions, and participated in Birds of a Feather ad hoc sessions and Lightening (short presentation style) talks.
“There was tremendous energy at this year's Surge Conference, and lots of excitement around how to optimize real-world web issues involving different systems architectures, including greater interest in cloud based architectures,” said Theo Schlossnagle, Surge’s organizer and OmniTI’s CEO. “We are very pleased with the turn out and feedback, and thrilled to provide the industry with a forum to discuss performance and scalability issues with the best and the brightest scalability innovators.”
Surge is the premier conference for thought leaders and professionals involved in web scalability and performance engineering. It is a forum to share best practices in web development and Internet architecture engineering. The Surge 2013 Call for Papers will be announced in the early spring of next year. Those interested in presenting or attending Surge 2013 are encouraged to follow the conference on Twitter (@surgecon).
Founded in 1997, OmniTI designs, builds and operates web infrastructures and applications for companies that require scalable, high-performance, mission critical solutions. Targeted to B2C organizations, the company’s expert engineers specialize in providing complex, high-transaction and large-volume data applications. Unlike competitors that offer limited web design, development or database services, OmniTI offers end-to-end, purpose built technology solutions that include strategic consulting, web design and development, database services, Internet architecture support and managed services. OmniTI is committed to continuous innovation that enables businesses on the web to move at customer speed.