(The Hosting News) – Nexcess, a leading provider of optimized Magento hosting and a Magento Platinum Hosting Partner, is thrilled to announce that they will be a Platinum Sponsor for this year’s MagentoLive UK conference in partnership with PayPal and eBay. The event will take place at etc.venues’ state of the art St. Paul’s conference center in London on Tuesday, October 22nd.
MagentoLive UK is Britain’s largest Magento conference and hosts attendees and speakers from the UK, Europe, and the US. The conference is an unmissable opportunity to meet with and hear eCommerce experts, Magento hosting specialists, developers, and members of the Magento community.
Nexcess CEO Chris Wells will be in attendance to deliver a talk addressing site performance, its relationship to eCommerce sales, and how Nexcess have optimized their Magento hosting platform to help eCommerce retailers maximize sales.
“It’s a great opportunity for us to support the UK Magento community,” commented Mr. Wells, “Learning from developers, designers, and industry leaders from the British and European Magento communities is always a rewarding experience for us and informs our effort to maintain an unbeatable Magento hosting platform.”
Among this year’s other featured speakers will be Roy Rubin, Magento co-founder and COO, who will be leading a general session along with Magento Head of Product, Jimmy Duval. Also speaking are Danny Essner, Head of Merchant Marketing for Magento; John Lunn, PayPal’s Director of Developer Relations; and Thomas Husson, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester. Talks will cover subjects ranging from eCommerce SEO and mobile conversion optimization strategies to cross border eCommerce and coding best practices for Magento extension developers.
Nexcess is a trusted provider of highly optimized Magento hosting, offering eCommerce hosting solutions that range from shared hosting for boutique online stores to large Magento server clusters for enterprise clients. Nexcess provides Magento hosting from a number of international locations, including their wholly owned US data centers and facilities in the United Kingdom and Australia.
Nexcess plays an active role in the Magento community: in addition to sponsoring conferences like MagentoLive UK, the company puts their expertise in Magento optimization to good use with projects like the open source Turpentine Magento extension, which improves Magento integration with the Varnish web application accelerator; and a recently published white paper that covers Magento optimization techniques in detail.
Nexcess is a Southfield, Michigan-based managed hosting company founded in 2000, with wholly owned data centers located in Dearborn, Michigan and Southfield, Michigan. Nexcess offers a variety of hosting services ranging from entry-level packages to custom clustered/complex hosting configurations, with an emphasis on mission-critical hosting for high-profile eCommerce web sites. For more information, visit http://www.nexcess.net.