GXS Showcasing Microsoft Windows® Azure Cloud Computing B2B Project at EDIFICE

Sunbury, United Kingdom — March 3, 2010 GXS™, a leading provider of business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce solutions, is presenting today at the 110th EDIFICE Plenary highlighting GXS’ new Trading Partner Analytics service. EDIFICE is the European User Group for the Electronics Industry. The theme of this 110th Plenary is The Impact of Cloud Computing on B2B and the event is hosted by Microsoft in Munich, Germany. Craig Rode and Sanjay Ravi of Microsoft will deliver the keynote presentation, supported by a GXS case study, presented by Justin Duewel-Zahniser, the product manager for GXS Trading Partner Analytics.

With an objective of rapidly bringing more powerful, customisable analytics and services to its global customer base, GXS is using Microsoft Windows® Azure to put greater business intelligence behind its B2B e-commerce services. GXS Trading Partner Analytics service is targeted for small and medium-sized businesses seeking greater insight and reporting on their B2B e-commerce transactions and history. Cloud computing enables GXS to bring powerful, customisable analytics and services to its global customer base at a low cost. Microsoft Windows Azure provides unlimited computing power via a scalable, standardised platform.

Details of the event are as follows:

Who: Justin Duewel-Zahniser of GXS
What: EDIFICE 110th Plenary Presentation, “Cloud Computing at GXS”
When: March 3, 2010 at 9:00 am CET
Where: Hilton City Hotel, Munich, Germany
Why: A case study on the use of Microsoft Windows Azure as the supporting technology behind GXS Trading Partner Analytics service which brings powerful, customisable B2B analytics and reporting to small and medium-sized businesses.
   

About GXS
GXS is a leading global provider of B2B e-commerce solutions that simplify and enhance business process integration and collabouration among trading partners. Organisations worldwide, including more than 70 percent of the Fortune 500, leverage the on-demand services on GXS Trading Grid® to extend supply chain networks, optimise product launches, automate warehouse receiving, manage electronic payments and gain supply chain visibility. GXS Managed Services, GXS’ B2B outsourcing solution, empowers customers with the expertise, technical infrastructure and program support to conduct B2B e-commerce with trading partners globally.

Based in Gaithersburg, Md., GXS has an extensive global network and has local offices in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific regions. GXS can be found on the Web at http://www.gxs.co.uk, http://blogs.gxs.com and http://twitter.com/gxs.

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For further information please contact:

Denise Oakley, Director, Marketing Programmes International GXS
Tel – +44 (0) 1932 776408 / +44 (0) 7768 537 481 Email: denise.oakley@gxs.com