GigaSpaces System Architect Shay Banon to Present at JAX Conference 2007

Session to Address Best Practices for Implementing Spring and Space-Based Architecture Technologies as SOA Execution Environments

Who: Shay Banon, System Architect at GigaSpaces, a leading provider of innovative infrastructure software solutions.
What: Presentation at JAX Conference 2007: “Space-Based Architecture – Scalable as Google, Simple as Spring.”
When: Thursday, April 26, 2007 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. WET.
Where: Rhein-Main-Hallen Wiesbaden, Rheinstrabe 20, 65185 Wiesbaden, Germany.

Wiesbaden, Germany – April 23, 2007 – GigaSpaces Technologies today announced that Shay Banon, System Architect, will present at the JAX Conference 2007 in Wiesbaden, Germany. Banon will join industry leaders as a JAX session speaker to outline a clear path for turning existing applications into linear scalable architectures that scale on-demand.

Banon will address the benefits of exploiting simple and open, yet powerful technologies such as Spring and Space-Based Architecture as the SOA execution environment. He will also discuss issues such as loose versus tight coupling, event-driven messaging, synchronization, SLAs and high availability, and migration of legacy applications.

Banon is the founder of the Compass open source project, a unique solution enabling search capabilities into any application model. He started working on mission-critical, real-time C/C++ systems, later moving to Java. Within the Java world, Banon has worked on a propriety implementation of a distributed rule engine (RETE) server, Java based web projects, and messaging based projects within the financial industry. Banon is a System Architect at GigaSpaces.

JAX ranks among the largest and most important events for enterprise technologies in Europe and underlines with its continuously growing number of participants its crucial role for innovative ideas in the Java enterprise scene. JAX participants have the chance to meet the most renowned European speakers – experts in software technology, enterprise architectures and IT management.

JAX offers its participants a threefold conference experience: participants, exhibitors and sponsors have the possibility to profit from the unique interplay of the conferences JAX, Enterprise Architektur Konferenz and Eclipse Forum Europe. All three conferences take place at the same time and venue, in the Rhein-Main-Hallen in Wiesbaden, Germany. Participants have unlimited access to all offers of the three conferences as well as to the joint expo of the conferences with numerous exhibitors.

About GigaSpaces
GigaSpaces provides a single infrastructure software platform for application scalability and performance. GigaSpaces’ unique approach enables developers to write their business logic as if writing to a single computer and then seamlessly scale out the application linearly anywhere, and on-demand. It is targeted at applications characterized by high-volume transaction and data processing and low transaction latency requirements and provides an alternative to Web Services for implementing high performance and scalable service-oriented architectures. GigaSpaces customers include leaders in the financial services, telecommunications sectors and government institutions, including: Societe Generale, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Dow Jones, Virgin Mobile, Nortel and Hutchison 3G, where the need for mission-critical high-performance, low-latency, reliability and scalability necessitates an alternative to traditional approaches. GigaSpaces was founded in 2000 and has offices in New York, San Francisco, London, Paris and Israel. It is a privately held company, funded by FTVentures, BRM Capital, Intel Capital and Formula Vision.
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For additional information, contact:

Rachel Miller
SHIFT Communications
Tel: (+1) 617-681-1256


Alit Bar Sadeh
GigaSpaces Technologies, Inc.
Tel: (+1) -917-701-5185

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