The Gilbane Content Management conference kicks off tomorrow. For those of you contemplating heading down, here is a quick scan of the exhibitor roster to further entice. The conference takes place Nov. 30 through Dec. 2 at the Westin Copley in Boston, MA. Company: Astoria Software Booth/Stand: 122 Media Contact: Eileen O'Rourke Phone: 650.357.7477 ex. 111 E-mail: eorourke@astoriasoftware.com Web: www.astoriasoftware.com Product description: --Content Management --Publishing --Database --Web Services Company Description: Developed at Xerox, the birthplace of document management, Astoria Software focuses exclusively on solving the most complex, difficult content publishing challenges for the world's leading enterprises. Our packaged software applications automate and manage the authoring, review, and publishing processes of structured content. Astoria combines the advantages of its commercial, off-the-shelf (COTS) applications with a robust Application Programming Interface (API) to meet your specific business requirements. Architected to manage XML content natively, Astoria is unique in managing content at the document, component and even element level. And as your document structures change so will Astoria, something no other solution can do. This flexible approach to managing information enables our customers to share, re-use, and re-purpose content across one or thousands of documents for easy delivery to web, print, PDA, PDF and other channels. Company: AuthorIT-Systems Documentation, Inc. Booth/Stand: Pavilion C Media Contact: John Hawkins Phone: 908-754-9500, x1030 E-mail: jhawkins@sdicorp.com Web: www.sdicorp.com/authorit Product description: AuthorIT is a content authoring, management, and publishing application designed to promote single sourcing and reuse of content. It provides collaborative authoring, secure access control, and automated publishing of content to print, web, and help formats. The AuthorIT Localization Manager provides a substantial return on investment for translation projects. Company description: Systems Documentation, Inc. (SDI) is an information management company with 25+ years experience. As an Authorized Reseller for AuthorIT, SDI provides implementation and support for companies implementing single sourcing solutions. Company: Ektron, Inc. Booth/Stand: 137 Media Contact: Kimberly Pegnato Phone: 603-594-0249 E-mail: info@ektron.com Web: www.ektron.com Product description: Ektron CMS300 is a powerful and affordable XML content management solution that empowers anyone to take an active role in managing Web content and optimizing online strategies. CMS300 streamlines site management, automates workflow processes, and supports collaboration. CMS300 reduces costs, saves time and makes Web sites, extranets, and intranets more effective - while generating rapid ROI. Company description: Ektron provides Web content management software and editor tools that make it easy for anyone to author, manage and publish HTML and XML content for Web sites, intranets and Web applications. Our browser-based solutions, used in more than 10,500 integrations worldwide, include the Ektron CMS family, the eWebEditPro and eWebEditPro+XML editors and WebImageFX, our easy-to-use image editor. Company: Information Mapping Inc Booth/Stand: G Media Contact: Rachel Amato Phone: 781-472-3000 E-mail: inquiry@infomap.com Web: www.infomap.com Product description: Content Mapper is an easy-to-use, Microsoft Word-based XML authoring and publishing tool that acts as a front-end to leading content management systems and to a personal repository. Company description: Information Mapping helps organizations leverage knowledge and communications to improve performance. Our research-based method for creating high quality structured content makes complex information easy to access and use. Company: Infostoria Inc. Booth/Stand: E Media Contact: Dmitri Tcherevik Phone: 631-521-3379 E-mail: info@infostoria.com Web: www.infostoria.com Product description: Infostoria Content Integrator enables companies to manage, search, and securely share business critical content regardless of where this content is physically stored. Integrated content can be published in portals or accessed from business applications. Users of the system can subscribe to notifications of changes in any of the distributed content repositories. They can also participate in collaborative workflows orchestrated by the product. Company description: Infostoria Inc. is an industry innovator that is leveraging the service-oriented architecture and Web services to effectively solve the difficult problem of enterprise content integration. The company is offering the next generation of the content integration technology that helps its customers improve employee productivity, increase business agility, and achieve compliance with government and industry regulations. Company: Interwoven, Inc Booth/Stand: 138 & 139 Ticker Symbol & Exchange: Nasdaq: IWOV Media Contact: Catherine Brew, 408-530-7043 Investor Relations Contact: Brian Andersen, 408-530-5801 Phone: 408-774-2000 E-mail: info@interwoven.com Web: www.interwoven.com Product description: The Interwoven 6 product suite delivers the best-integrated Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platform, and provides an industrial-strength backbone for all Internet-based internal and external initiatives. Interwoven's ECM platform integrates the six pillars of content management: collaboration, e-mail management, document management, Web content management, digital asset management, and records management. Company description: Interwoven provides Enterprise Content Management solutions for business, enabling organizations to unify people, content and processes to minimize business risk, accelerate time-to-value and sustain lower total cost of ownership. With over 3,000 customers, Interwoven delivers industry-specific solutions which reduce business process cycle time from initial collaboration through design, production, sales, marketing, legal review, IT and service. Company: Ovitas, Inc. Booth/Stand: Pavilion Media Contact: Amy Krane Phone: 781 939 0750 E-mail: amy.krane@ovitas.com Web: www.ovitas.com Product description: Ovitas deploys total content lifecycle solutions built on the empolis SIGMALINK XML content management platform, and the ORENGE search and retrieval engine. SIGMALINK manages content objects through authoring, review, and approval, and automatically assembles them for distribution. ORENGE is a case-based reasoning search platform for building information portals with natural language interfaces and extremely precise search results. Company description: Ovitas is the premier integrator for empolis software in North America. Ovitas has over 20 combined years of experience with the empolis toolset, and expertise in Service Portal development and end-to-end content management. Organizations who depend on Ovitas for superior support and professional services include GE Medical, GE Power, Invensys Production Systems, Rockwell Collins, Up to Date, and The US Marines. Company: PaperThin, Inc. Booth/Stand: F Media Contact: Cara Scafati Phone: 617.471.4440 x218 E-mail: cscafati@paperthin.com Web: www.paperthin.com Product description: PaperThin's CommonSpot(TM) Content Server is an award-winning, out-of-the-box Web content management solution. CommonSpot offers the sophisticated feature set of high-end systems, at a fraction of the price. Our unique blend of rapid deployment, ease of use, customization and scalability allows organizations of all sizes to efficiently build and manage dynamic, scalable Web sites. Company description: Since 1993, PaperThin, Inc. has helped organizations of all sizes to significantly reduce the time and expense involved in creating, updating and managing Web content. PaperThin's flagship product, CommonSpot Content Server, powers Internet, intranet and extranet sites worldwide for organizations of all sizes, including the AFL-CIO, Biogen Idec, Boeing, Booz Allen Hamilton, Gillette, Mayo Clinic, Stanford University and Turner Sports (pga.com). Company: SiberLogic Inc. Booth/Stand: A Ticker Symbol & Exchange: Media Contact: Ian Lee - ian@siberlogic.com Investor Relations Contact: Alex Povzner - alex@siberlogic.com Phone: 1-877-742-3754 E-mail: ian@siberlogic.com Web: www.siberlogic.com Product description: SiberSafe Enterprise XML is an XML/RDF/OWL-based Content and Knowledge Management solution designed to streamline the processes of authoring, reuse, review, multi-format publishing, customization, deployment, translation and maintenance of an organization's knowledge-intensive content. SiberSafe leverages the power of RDF/OWL standards in order to enable enterprises to formulate, personalize and transfer corporate knowledge. Company description: Incorporated in 1999, SiberLogic is a Canadian enterprise specializing in the provision of XML-based solutions for the production of corporate publications. The company's ever-growing customer list includes organizations such as the US Army, Cisco Systems, Boeing, HP-Compaq, the US House of Representatives, Tokyo Electron, and many other prominent companies in the Defense, Technology, Manufacturing, Educational and Financial industries. Company: SilkRoad technology, inc. Booth/Stand: 134 Media Contact: Jennifer Filipowski Phone: 336-201-5077 E-mail: jennifer.filipowski@silkroadtech.com Web: www.silkroadtech.com Product description: SilkRoad's suite of content management applications help companies of all sizes drive timely and accurate information to customers, employees, partners, and suppliers. The Suite consists of: --SilkRoad Eprise, an award-winning hosted Content Management System --EpriseDocs, integrated Document Management --SystemSilkBlogs, the first hosted weblogging application built specifically for business --NetAnswer, a customizable web analytics tool Company description: SilkRoad technology, inc. is the leading provider of community management systems enabling teams to collaborate and communicate in ways never before possible. We help organizations improve productivity and increase revenues through the use of intuitive web-based technologies. These customized and integrated solutions enable groups to build private and secure online communities that support the sharing of knowledge. Company: Stellent, Inc. Booth/Stand: 126-127 Ticker Symbol & Exchange: STEL (Nasdaq) Media Contact: Rebecca Martin Investor Relations Contact: Kari Seas Phone: 800-989-8774 E-mail: programs@stellent.com Web: http://www.stellent.com Product description: Stellent Universal Content Management software -- featuring document management, Web content management, digital asset management and imaging, supported by collaboration, records management and business process management services -- enables organizations to manage and deliver the entire spectrum of unstructured content. The system provides rapid success and distinct advantages to customers via fast implementations and quick user adoption. Company description: Stellent is a global provider of content management software solutions. With Stellent, customers can easily deploy multiple line-of-business applications -- such as Web sites, call centers, dealer extranets, compliance initiatives, accounts payable imaging and claims processing -- and also scale the technology to support enterprise-wide content management needs. Stellent has more than 3,500 customers and maintains offices worldwide. Company: Vivisimo Booth/Stand: AA Media Contact: Saman Haqqi Investor Relations Contact: Raul Valdes-Perez Phone: 412-422-2499 E-mail: pr@vivisimo.com Web: www.vivisimo.com Product description: Vivisimo has recently introduced Vivisimo Velocity combining the award-winning Clustering Engine and Content Integrator with a highly customizable and flexible search platform to provide a comprehensive search solution. Vivisimo's solution requires no hardware to install or maintain, no taxonomies to develop, and minimal training. Company description: Vivisimo is the leading provider of intelligent search, clustering and meta-search software that organizes long lists of search results into logical folders or clusters. Fortune 500 companies and government agencies use Vivisimo for intranet search, customer support, and research applications. Vivisimo is the creator of the popular Clusty consumer search site at www.clusty.com.