Oracle NetSuite Corporate Communications
Senior Director, Global Communications
Zach Nelson, CEO of Top-Ten ERP Vendor NetSuite, to Give Keynote at Business Cloud Seminar Series
London Event “How Cloud Computing and Business Management Suites are Forever Changing the Way Companies Run Their Business” to be Anchored by Industry Analyst and C-Level NetSuite Customer Executives
SAN MATEO, Calif., and LONDON—September 9, 2009—NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), a leading vendor of cloud computing business management software suites, today announced the first event in the NetSuite Business Cloud Seminar Series. The event, entitled "The Business Cloud," will be presented by Robin Bloor, technology analyst and founder of Bloor Research, with a keynote speech from NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson. The event, which includes a panel discussion with leading financial directors, will explain why cloud computing is a top business priority and how it is transforming the business operations of companies around the world.
This revealing seminar will be held at One Whitehall Place in central London on 23 September, from 3:00pm to 6:30pm. To register, please visit www.netsuite.com.au/ukcloud.
Mr. Nelson's keynote, entitled "How the Cloud Transforms Business Management," will detail how cloud computing enables businesses to reduce costs and improve efficiency by performing key operations in the cloud. He will elaborate how cloud computing can provide unprecedented levels of real-time control and visibility over multi-subsidiary and multi-national operations, and simplify multi-currency financial consolidation.
Mr. Bloor's address, entitled "Why Corporate Computing is Heading for the Cloud," will explain the competitive advantages of cloud computing, including real-time dashboards and analytics, and continuous planning. The keynotes will be followed by a C-level Executives Panel discussion on "How the Cloud Changes Everything."
NetSuite launches this seminar series just as it has cemented its status as the most exciting full-spectrum cloud computing developer with a series of accomplishments in recent months. Three of the most successful recent IPOs in the United States were conducted by companies who entrust their business operations to NetSuite: OpenTable, Inc. (NasdaqGM: OPEN), SolarWinds, Inc. (NYSE: SWI), and LogMeIn, Inc. (NasdaqGM: LOGM). Fujitsu Business Systems of Japan recently became a sales and support partner, expanding the reach of the only fully-localized Japanese cloud computing enterprise solution. And NetSuite OneWorld, the leading cloud computing solution for multinational enterprise, has achieved industry certification by influential accounting trade groups in the United Kingdom and Germany.
About Zach Nelson:
An accomplished software industry leader, Mr. Nelson became CEO of NetSuite in 2002 after establishing executive credentials at some of the most influential and innovative technology companies of the past 20 years. His executive experience in sales, product development, marketing, and strategy at Oracle, Sun Microsystems, and McAfee/Network Associates provided the experience and vision to take NetSuite from startup to NYSE-listed success story with over 6,600 customers.
For more information about NetSuite, please visit www.netsuite.com.au.
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