Herndon, Virginia – (The Hosting News) – July 31, 2006 –
SWsoft, an established leader in server automation and virtualization software, has debuted its SWsoft Developer Network (SWDN), designed to provide developers and partners with resources to integrate applications and services with SWsoft products.
Serguei Beloussov, Chief Executive Officer of SWsoft explained, ”SWDN shows our commitment to 100 percent open collaboration with our fast-growing partner ecosystem in creating the next generation of integrated services and infrastructure. By providing third party and in-house developers and partners with the resources they need, SWDN will enable faster and higher quality development of innovative solutions for the markets we collectively serve.”
Andy Christ, Research and Development Manager of ModernBill added, ”We’re excited about SWsoft’s commitment to third-party integration. SWDN offers a new central repository for documentation, community involvement, and downloads and is a tangible extension of the OPEN FUSION initiative. It will make it easier for us to strengthen our integration with SWsoft’s products.”
SWDN is appropriate for anyone interested in developing, testing or integrating solutions with one or more SWsoft products. Member benefits include:
— Development Licenses: entitled to development licenses for the entire SWsoft product line.
— Software Developer Kits (SDKs) and Documentation: includes SDKs and technical documentation, including API specifications, technical manuals and integration specifications.
— Product Betas: early access to product betas before the general public.
— Forums and Support: access to technical forums and dedicated feedback channels to interact and share information with SWsoft engineers and fellow SWDN members.
— Knowledgebase: access to the SWsoft knowledgebase.
— Certifications: software products can be certified as “Designed for OPEN FUSION” and listed in the OPEN FUSION Catalog.
SWDN offers two levels of involvement:
— Community Developer: free access to developer forums, the technical library and the SWsoft knowledgebase.
— Professional Developer: free access for the first year (only $295 annually thereafter), which includes the Community Developer benefits plus development licenses for all SWsoft products.
OPEN FUSION is a technology initiative for advancing the integration of a wide range of systems including third party modules, custom and in-house systems, and the full range of SWsoft products and solutions. Platform benefits include reduced time-to-market for service offerings, more automated and integrated systems with single sign-on and consistent UI, and improved overall infrastructure manageability.
SWsoft is a recognized leader in server automation and virtualization software. With more than 10,000 customers in over 100 countries, SWsoft’s suite of products delivers proven performance, reliability, manageability and value. With offices around the world; SWsoft is a high growth company, funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, Insight Venture Partners and Intel Capital, offering comprehensive solutions â€“ transparently integrated through the OPEN FUSION Initiative – including Virtuozzo, Plesk, SiteBuilder, HSPcomplete and PEM.
To learn more about the SWsoft Developer Network, please visit: http://swdn.swsoft.com.
For more information about SWsoft, please visit: www.swsoft.com.