Softchoice CEO David MacDonald to Discuss 'Creativity and Commerce in the
Cloud' at WCIT 2012
TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - As part of the World Congress on Information
Technology in Montreal, David MacDonald will participate on the October 22(nd)
panel: 'Commerce and Creativity in the Cloud'. The panel will explore the
future of cloud computing as well as the benefits of cloud for business,
education and governmental institutions.
As the President and CEO of Softchoice Corporation (TSX: SO), and the Chair of
the Board of Governors for ITAC, Mr. MacDonald is deeply involved in promoting
innovation and technology adoption in the Canadian public and private sectors.
A regular speaker and commentator, Mr. MacDonald's insights have been featured
in the Globe and Mail, BNN, the National Post, The Mark and IT in Canada. In
his most recent editorial, 'Reaching for the Cloud', Mr. MacDonald discusses
the unique opportunity cloud computing presents in increasing innovation and
global competitiveness among Canadian businesses.
As a lead sponsor for WCIT 2012, Softchoice was also one of the first North
American IT companies to launch a fully integrated platform that makes it
simple to purchase, deploy and manage Infrastructure-as-a-Service and
Software-as-a-Service offerings. Through Softchoice Cloud, organizations can
access the tools and support to ensure security and effective governance
around IaaS and SaaS computing while giving their lines of business the
flexibility to harness game-changing technologies easily and cost-effectively.
For more than 20 years Softchoice has been providing solutions and services
that bring clarity to the complexities of IT. Softchoice's holistic approach
to technology includes solution design, implementation, asset management and
monitoring services, as well as access to one of the most comprehensive and
cost-effective technology distribution networks in North America. This focus
on simplicity informs the recent launch of Softchoice Cloud - a single,
integrated platform that simplifies cloud migration, management and support.
With over 1200 employees, Softchoice manages the technology needs of thousands
of corporate and public sector organizations across the United States and
Softchoice stock is listed on the TSX under the trading symbol "SO." The
common shares of Softchoice are not registered under the U.S. Securities Act
of 1933 and are not publicly traded in the United States.
Eric Gardiner Manager of Communications Eric.firstname.lastname@example.org
416.588.9002 Ext. 2358
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