GXS Presents Cloud Adoption Trends at Cloud Computing World Forum

Sunbury, United Kingdom — 20th June, 2011 — GXS™, a leading provider of business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce solutions, will speak and exhibit at the 2011 Cloud Computing World Forum on Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd June at Kensington Olympia, London. Andrea Brody, Vice President of Global Business and Market Development, will participate in a panel discussion on Tuesday 21st June, with Alan French, Head of IT Strategy and Architecture, Marks and Spencer, providing conference attendees with GXS’s insights and observations on end-user adoption of cloud based services and the level of maturation in the market. GXS will also be exhibiting at stand #60, where delegates can view recent developments in GXS Trading Grid®, the world’s largest integration cloud platform, and learn more about GXS’s recent acquisition of RollStream™ which promotes human-centric awareness and context in B2B integration in order to resolve supply chain issues.

Held over two days, the third Cloud Computing World Forum will showcase key players within the cloud computing and SaaS markets as well as providing an introduction, discussion and insight into the future of the ICT industry with regards to cloud-based ‘X’-as-a-service technologies. During the panel discussion, Andrea Brody will discuss customer attitudes towards the adoption of cloud and web 2.0 services, as well as reflecting on changing CIO attitudes towards migration, particularly relating to business-critical resource intensive tasks like B2B communications.

“We are delighted to have the opportunity to take part in this panel to discuss how GXS customers are moving towards cloud adoption, and the ways this is benefiting B2B interactions throughout the supply chain,” said Andrea Brody, Vice President of Global Business and Market Development at GXS. “Participating in the panel discussion alongside a GXS customer, Marks and Spencer, will be a good opportunity to highlight the 400,000 businesses that rely on the Trading Grid to manage global supplier and customer interactions daily.”

What: Cloud Computing World Forum
When: 21st – 22nd June, 2011
Where: Kensington Olympia, London, UK
Stand: GXS is located at Stand #60
Who: Andrea Brody, Vice President of Global Business and Market Development, panel discussion 21st June @ 11.10am – Cloud Connect Theatre: Accelerating Enterprise Performance with Collabouration Technologies

About GXS
GXS is a leading integration services provider and operates the world’s largest integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid®. Our software and services help more than 40,000 companies, including 75 percent of the Fortune 500, extend their partner networks, automate receiving processes, manage electronic payments, and improve supply chain visibility. GXS Managed Services, our unique approach to improving B2B integration operations, combines GXS Trading Grid with our process orchestration services and global team to manage a company’s multi-enterprise processes. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has direct operations in 20 countries, employing more than 2,000 professionals. To learn more, see http://www.gxs.co.uk, read our blog at http://blogs.gxs.com, follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/gxs and join us on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/gxs.

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Media Contact:
Denise Oakley
Marketing Programmes International, GXS
Tel: +44 (0) 1932 776408 / +44 (0) 7768 537 481