GXS and CIO Korea Host Cloud Computing Roundtable

Seoul — 10 January 2011 — GXS™, the world’s largest B2B e-commerce provider, and CIO Korea magazine is hosting a roundtable forum today on cloud computing’s impact on business-to-business integration.

The one-day event includes ten chief information officers from global businesses, including LG Chemical, Mado and Hanjin Shipping.  The CIOs will share their insights on cloud computing adoption in Korea, including examples of implementations and benefits realised by manufacturers, automotive suppliers and logistics providers as they integrate with global business partners.  

Bobby Patrick, GXS chief marketing officer, will deliver a presentation on “Cloud Computing and its Impact on B2B Integration.”

Event: The CIO Roundtable on Cloud Computing
Hosts: GXS and CIO Korea
Time: 10 January, 2011, 18:00-21:00
Location: Grand InterContinental

GXS’s three main business-to-business integration services —Managed Services, Messaging, and Active Applications—are powered by the GXS Trading Grid platform, the world’s largest integration cloud that manages more than 10 billion transactions a year. 

For more information, including the “GXS B2B Wave Asia” video series, see http://www.gxschina.com.cn/

About CIO Korea
CIO Korea is a monthly magazine which reaches more than 10,000 CIOs, e-business executives who control the purchase of technology products and service in Korea.  For more information, see http://www.ciokorea.com

About GXS
GXS is the world’s leading provider of B2B e-commerce solutions. The company’s software and services simplify and enhance how networks of businesses integrate business processes and collabourate among trading partners. Organisations worldwide, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 500, use GXS solutions to extend their supply chain networks, optimise product launches, automate warehouse receiving, manage electronic payments and gain supply chain visibility. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has operations and offices around the world. For more information, see http://www.gxs.co.uk, http://blogs.gxs.com/ and http://twitter.com/gxs.

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