Modsys International Ltd 6-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule
13a-16 or 15d-16
|BLUEPHOENIX SOLUTIONS LTD.
By: /s/ Yael Peretz
Dated: November 27, 2007
BLUEPHOENIX SOLUTIONS TAKES LEADING ROLE AS PREMIER
SPONSOR OF GARTNER'S APPLICATION, ARCHITECTURE,
DEVELOPMENT AND INTEGRATION SUMMIT
|||Over 1,000 senior IT professionals expected to attend event from Dec 3 5 in Las Vegas|
|||BluePhoenix customer Federal Bureau of Prisons to be highlighted in migration case study|
|||VP of R&D at BluePhoenix Thomas O'Connell to present session, SOA Alchemy: Transforming Legacy Systems into Agile Services|
CARY, NC November 27, 2007 BluePhoenix Solutions (NASDAQ: BPHX), the leader in value-driven legacy modernization, today announced its premier sponsorship of the Gartner Application, Architecture, Development and Integration Summit that will take place from December 3 5 at the Rio All Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
Representatives from BluePhoenix and its System i migration company, ASNA, will be on hand to discuss how to ensure a solid SOA foundation around mainframe and midrange systems by ensuring that the base is built on current modern technology.
We are excited to be taking such a leading role as premier sponsor of this prestigious event, said Arik Kilman, CEO of BluePhoenix. With over 1000 senior IT professionals attending this summit, we look forward to presenting our modernization solutions and the successful projects that we have implemented for companies around the globe.
At the summit, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, a BluePhoenix customer, will be highlighted in a session that will focus on their successful migration and modernization project. The session will discuss the steps they took to reduce operating costs while providing a modern platform for efficient data access that complies with their information protection regulations.
In addition, BluePhoenix Vice President of Research and Development Tom OConnell will present a session at the event entitled, SOA Alchemy: Transforming Legacy Systems into Agile Services. The session will discuss creating a solid foundation for service oriented architecture (SOA) and how mainframes and midrange systems can play a major role in the new architecture.
Additional information about the event is available at www.gartner.com/us/aadi-fall.
BluePhoenix Solutions (NASDAQ: BPHX) is a leading provider of value-driven modernization solutions for legacy information systems. BluePhoenix offerings include a comprehensive suite of tools and services from global IT asset assessment and impact analysis to automated database and application migration, rehosting, and renewal. Leveraging over 20 years of best-practice domain expertise, BluePhoenix works closely with its customers to ascertain which assets should be migrated, redeveloped, or wrapped for reuse as services or business processes, to protect and increase the value of their business applications and legacy systems with minimized risk and downtime.
BluePhoenix provides modernization solutions to companies from diverse industries and vertical markets such as automotive, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing, and retail. Among its prestigious customers are: Aflac, Citigroup, DaimlerChrysler, Danish Commerce and Companies Agency, Lawson Products, Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association, Merrill Lynch, Rabobank, Rural Servicios Informáticos, SDC Udvikling, and TEMENOS. BluePhoenix has 15 offices in the USA, UK, Denmark, Germany, Italy, France, The Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Cyprus, South Korea, Australia, and Israel.
SAFE HARBOR: Certain statements contained in this release may be deemed forward-looking statements, with respect to plans, projections, or future performance of the Company, the occurrence of which involves certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual plans to differ materially from these statements. These risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to: market demand for the Companys tools, successful implementation of the Companys tools, competitive factors, the ability to manage the Companys growth, the ability to recruit and retrain additional software personnel, and the ability to develop new business lines. This press release is also available at www.bphx.com. All names and trademarks are their owners property.
|Company Contact||Investor Contact|
|Colleen Pence||Paul Holm|
|BluePhoenix Solutions||H.L. Lanzet|
|+1210-408-0212, ext. 600||+1212-888-4570|