West Chester, Ohio – (The Hosting News) – August 11, 2009 – Hosting industry online community company, iNET Interactive, has revealed the location and date for the sixth annual HostingCon, the world’s largest conference and trade show serving the hosted services industry.
HostingCon 2010 will be held in Austin, Texas, on July 19-21 at the Austin Convention Center located in the heart of the Texas Capital.
HostingCon attracts web hosts, data centers, software-as-a-service (SaaS), ISPs and other infrastructure providers from around the world.& In 2009, HostingCon attendees represented more than thirty countries. Whether traveling from near or far, HostingCon attendees expect a high-class location to do business as well as to relax and enjoy the time away.
Kelly Kleiner, VP of Sales at iNET Interactive explained, ”For HostingCon 2010, we wanted to find an easily accessible, and technologically-focused location surrounded by great entertainment. The Austin Convention Center recently installed a state-of-the-art communication infrastructure, it’s just 7.5 miles from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, and it’s walking distance to world-class dining, entertainment and hotels.
Austin is also home to the famed South by Southwest conference (SXSW), an annual film, music and interactive conference and festival that draws more than 5,000 tech-savvy attendees.
On any given night, live music plays at any of nearly 200 venues throughout the city. In the early 1990s, the sheer number of music venues earned Austin the title of Live Music Capital of the World, a title it still holds today. Austin is also one of the country’s top technology cities and recently Entrepreneur magazine named it one of the top cities in the country for entrepreneurs. Top technology companies including Dell, Samsung, Advanced Micro Devices as well as many large data centers and hosting companies are located around Austin.
Troy Augustine, President, and CEO of iNET Interactive, the producer of HostingCon added, ”We recognize that HostingCon attendees not only come to learn, network and grow but to also have fun. Austin, Texas, provides the perfect combination of work and play and therefore it is an ideal location for HostingCon 2010.”
Founded in 2002, iNET Interactive operates some of the most prominent online communities, including Web Hosting Talk and HotScripts.com, designed for technology professionals and technology enthusiasts. Its vertically-focused communities incorporate user-contributed ratings, reviews, and discussion augmented with professionally-produced content.
HostingCon is the world’s largest conference and trade show serving the hosted services industry. In its fifth year, HostingCon brings together web hosts, data centers, software-as-a-service (SaaS) and other infrastructure providers who make the Internet work. HostingCon is an iNET Interactive event.
For more details about HostingCon, please visit: www.HostingCon.com.
To learn more information on iNET Interactive, please visit: www.iNETinteractive.com.