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Visionaries Come Together at Complimentary Event to Discuss the Latest Trends in Information Management

SAN CARLOS, Calif. – October 30, 2009 – MarkLogic Corporation, a leading provider of infrastructure software for information applications, today announced that it will host the MarkLogic Government Summit to be held on November 18, 2009 at the Willard Intercontinental in Washington, D.C. For those planning to follow the event on Twitter, the official hashtag is #MLGS09.

As government leaders begin to acknowledge how information consumption has changed, professionals from all branches are more focused than ever on enabling citizens, businesses and government partners to access, use, and share information within the halls of government just as they do on the “outside.”

The MarkLogic Government Summit morning sessions will focus on general trends and challenges of government information management in the current environment. The afternoon track sessions will center on how MarkLogic Server, as a key component of an information infrastructure, is helping government organizations meet their objectives. Among the many questions, this interactive one-day program will address:

  • How information management is evolving given new policy direction and trends in information consumption.
  • Key technologies and processes that enable information access, sharing and transparency.
  • An overview of information strategies and how they can maximize current and future investments in government IT architectures.
  • Customer examples demonstrating best practices for building and delivering information applications.
  • How to unlock the value of information from various sources, combine it on-the-fly and deliver it dynamically in any format to any device.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Mike Daconta, CTO, Accelerated Information Management, LLC
  • Martin Gross, deputy program executive officer, global information grid enterprise services, Defense Information Systems Agency
  • Dr. G Clark Smith, executive for programs and technology, Office of the Program Manager, Information Sharing Environment (PM-ISE)

The MarkLogic Government Summit will be held at the Willard Intercontinental on November 18, 2009. For more information, and to register for this free conference, please visit: