Actuate Executives to Present “Turning Developer Passion into Advocacy” at Evans Developer Relations Conference on March

  Actuate Executives to Present “Turning Developer Passion into Advocacy” at
  Evans Developer Relations Conference on March 18th

Business Wire

SAN MATEO, Calif. -- March 12, 2013

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company^™ – delivering more
insights to more people than all BI companies combined – today announced their
participation in the annual Evans Developer Relations Conference. Presenting
for the third year in a row, Nobby Akiha, SVP of Marketing for Actuate, and
Ray Gans, Community Manager for, will demonstrate how
Actuate is working with the most active developers in the BIRT community to
reward their efforts and drive community advocacy.

“Whether they are using open source BIRT or ActuateOne^® – the BIRT-based
suite of commercial products for development and deployment of custom
analytics applications – our developers have invaluable knowledge and
influence that supports the community development efforts,” said Akiha. “By
recognizing and rewarding our developers’ willingness to ‘spread the word’ in
the physical and virtual spaces where they hang out, we gain influence and
insights into conversations we otherwise never could achieve.”

The Developer Relations Conference features presentations from developer
relations experts in leading software, telecom and web companies. The event
showcases the latest survey data on developers' technology adoption, views on
program features and adoption, development preferences and “wish lists” on
topics such as Cloud, mobile development and embedded systems.

During the past two years the audience for Actuate’s presentations at this
conference has included community managers, developer relations managers,
evangelism managers, developer event planners, and senior executives
responsible for developer programs.

Conference Details

Actuate Presentation: “Turning Developer Passion into Advocacy,” March 18^th,
9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

General Conference Dates: March 18 - 19, 2013

Location: Hotel Sofitel in Redwood City, California

Actuate – The BIRT Company^™

Actuate founded and co-leads the BIRT open source project, which is used by
over 1.5 million developers around the globe and serves as the foundation of
the ActuateOne^® platform. Applications built on ActuateOne deliver more
business and consumer insights to more people than all BI companies combined -
ensuring organizations are ready for the exponential growth of Big Data and
the proliferation of touch devices.

The ActuateOne platform empowers developers to rapidly develop custom,
BIRT-based business analytics and customer communications applications.
ActuateOne applications, built with one BIRT design can access and integrate
any data including unstructured sources. They provide one user experience
regardless of skill level and are supported by one platform for any cloud,
hybrid, on-premise, web or touch device deployment.

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Actuate has over 5,000 customers globally in
a diverse range of business areas including financial services, technology and
the public sector. Actuate is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol BIRT. For more
information, visit or engage with the BIRT community at

Copyright © 2013 Actuate Corporation. All rights reserved. Actuate,
ActuateOne, BIRT Analytics and the Actuate logo are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Actuate Corporation and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and
certain other countries. The use of the word “partner” or “partnership” does
not imply a legal partnership relationship between Actuate and any other
company. All other brands, names or trademarks mentioned may be trademarks of
their respective owners.


Actuate Corporation
Kate Lynch, 650-678-8658
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