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Surgient-Sponsored Virtualization Review Webinar Features Leading Industry Analyst to Discuss the Benefits of Self-Service IT

AUSTIN, Texas, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgient, the visionary and market leader of self-service virtualization automation and lab management, today announced its sponsorship of the Virtualization Review Webinar, "Self-Service IT within the Global Lifecycle Transformation." Scheduled for Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 2 p.m. ET and featuring Theresa Lanowitz, founder of Voke, Inc., the Webinar will discuss how virtualization is enabling self-service IT to transform the global lifecycle.

AUSTIN, Texas, July 21 /PRNewswire/ — Surgient, the visionary and market leader of self-service virtualization automation and lab management, today announced its sponsorship of the Virtualization Review Webinar, "Self-Service IT within the Global Lifecycle Transformation." Scheduled for Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 2 p.m. ET and featuring Theresa Lanowitz, founder of Voke, Inc., the Webinar will discuss how virtualization is enabling self-service IT to transform the global lifecycle.

A number of industries, including banking, retail and air travel, have successfully implemented customer self-service to improve convenience and reduce costs. The IT industry has also realized the benefits of self-service and many companies offer self-service access to computing resources to their business users. This increases the ability to more efficiently provide infrastructure and services and more strategically use resources.

With virtualization technology, it is now possible to make cutting-edge IT services available through a self-service model. Virtualization enables companies to pool IT resources and provide them on an as needed basis throughout the entire global lifecycle. This Webinar will feature an informative presentation from Theresa Lanowitz to help attendees learn about self-service IT. Additional discussion topics include:

— Key components to the global lifecycle transformation;

— Current issues hindering the implementation of the global lifecycle and how to overcome them; and

— Best practices and innovative technologies available for the enterprise.

What: "Self-Service IT within the Global Lifecycle Transformation" Virtualization Review Webinar When: Wednesday, July 23, 2008 2 p.m. Eastern Time / 1 p.m. Central Time / 11 a.m. Pacific Time Speaker: Theresa Lanowitz, founder, Voke, Inc.

Register at:

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About the Speaker

Ms. Lanowitz is recognized worldwide as a strategic thinker and market influencer in application lifecycle, virtualization and convergence markets. With more than 20 years of experience, she has been associated with some of the most breakthrough technology and products of their time. Prior to founding Voke, she was a research analyst with Gartner for seven years where she pioneered the application quality ecosystem, championed the application security space, and consistently identified new and emerging companies to watch.

About Surgient

Surgient is the visionary and market leader of self-service virtualization automation and lab management. The Surgient Virtual Automation Platform is a powerful, flexible and mature solution that enables enterprise IT organizations to effectively manage diverse virtual resources and eliminate physical server and VM sprawl, while delivering self-service computing resources to users. With policy-driven automation and a robust, guaranteed reservation system, users have on-demand access to their resources, and IT is freed up from manual administrative tasks to work on mission-critical projects. Using Surgient Virtual Automation Platform, world-class companies including Merck, Raymond James, HP, Halliburton, EMC, CA, Iron Mountain, IBM, GE, SAP, Microsoft, Intuit and others are accelerating their growth and profitability by automating virtual infrastructure in support of their business initiatives. Surgient is a private, venture-backed company based in Austin, Texas. For more information, visit http://www.surgient.com.

For Additional Information Contact: Keith Giannini or Lisa Mokaba Schwartz Communications 781-684-0770 surgient@schwartz-pr.com

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