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Pivotal-sponsored SpringOne 2GX Kicks off in Dallas

Microservices, Enterprise PaaS, and Big Data are Front and Center Themes for the Premiere Gathering of the Spring IO Open Source Java Developer Community

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pivotal, the company at the intersection of big data, PaaS, and agile development, together with some of the globe's most dynamic technology companies, today kicked off SpringOne 2GX 2014 in Dallas, TX. The premier conference for the 8-million strong community of Java developers, architects and operations teams using the popular open source Spring IO®, Groovy, Grails, Cloud Foundry®, Apache™ Hadoop® and Tomcat technologies, is expected to draw close to 1,000 attendees. 


Big themes in this year's presentations and discussions include microservices - or building small things through faster production cycles - and how the Spring XD big data application runtime advances next-generation cloud architectures.

Pivotal will showcase new Spring IO extensions and Pivotal CF which both enable developers to rapidly develop resilient, distributed micro-service style architectures, helping enterprises create applications with greater speed and less risk. Use cases for mobile and big data are growing rapidly, and enterprises are increasingly seek faster, simpler ways to consume and leverage mobile data exhaust. Pivotal will showcase Spring XD (part of Spring IO), a unified runtime for data ingestion, real time analytics, batch processing, and data export.

"For the SpringOne 2GX 2013 conference, we announced a roadmap for Spring IO to help developers create great apps" said Hugh Williams, SVP of R&D at Pivotal. "In 2014, Pivotal has delivered on that vision by integrating Spring IO Foundation projects, making things simpler, and allowing developers to be more productive through micro-service-style architectures and big data applications."

The SpringOne 2GX 2014 conference will feature Spring IO advances and the latest insights from industry leading, subject experts. Highlights will include:

  • The power of Pivotal CF, the leading enterprise PaaS (platform-as-a-service), and Spring IO provide powerful automation, resiliency and the productivity required to achieve a micro-service style architecture
  • Spring IO Coordination: new capabilities for Spring IO that tackle common distributed system patterns
  • Spring IO Execution updates: Spring XD, Spring Boot and Grails
  • Spring IO Foundation updates: Spring Framework, Reactor, Groovy and more
  • Reactive Streams: ideal for managing IoT applications, this industry initiative provides a standard for asynchronous stream processing with non-blocking back pressure on the JVM

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About Pivotal

Pivotal offers a modern approach to technology that organizations need to thrive in a new era of business innovation. Our solutions intersect cloud, big data and agile development, creating a framework that increases data leverage, accelerates application delivery, and decreases costs, while providing enterprises the speed and scale they need to compete. More at www.pivotal.io.

©2014 Pivotal Software, Inc.  All rights reserved.  Pivotal, Pivotal CF, and Cloud Foundry, and Spring IO are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Pivotal Software, Inc. in the United States and/or other Countries.

This release contains "forward-looking statements" as defined under the Federal Securities Laws.  Actual results could differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of certain risk factors, including but not limited to: (i) adverse changes in general economic or market conditions; (ii) delays or reductions in information technology spending; (iii) the relative and varying rates of product price and component cost declines and the volume and mixture of product and services revenues; (iv) competitive factors, including but not limited to pricing pressures and new product introductions; (v) component and product quality and availability; (vi) fluctuations in VMware, Inc.'s operating results and risks associated with trading of VMware stock; (vii) the transition to new products, the uncertainty of customer acceptance of new product offerings and rapid technological and market change; (viii) risks associated with managing the growth of our business, including risks associated with acquisitions and investments and the challenges and costs of integration, restructuring and achieving anticipated synergies; (ix) the ability to attract and retain highly qualified employees; (x) insufficient, excess or obsolete inventory; (xi) fluctuating currency exchange rates; (xii) threats and other disruptions to our secure data centers or networks; (xiii) our ability to protect our proprietary technology; (xiv) war or acts of terrorism; and (xv) other one-time events and other important factors disclosed previously and from time to time in the filings EMC Corporation, the parent company of Pivotal, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  EMC and Pivotal disclaim any obligation to update any such forward-looking statements after the date of this release.

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