WSO2 Summer School Features Free Class on Extending the Enterprise to Mobile Devices with the WSO2 Mobile Services Gateway

Webinar-Based Training on July 6, 2011 Explores Best Practices for Enterprises to Integrate Mobile Applications with Existing Systems

Palo Alto, CA – June 29, 2011 - Smart mobile devices represent the fastest growing computing platform. Not only do they provide businesses with another channel for attracting and retaining customers, they also enable employees to remain productively connected to the enterprise. However, the benefits of mobile computing need to be delivered in a fully functional and trusted way that ensures the integrity of enterprise systems. Increasingly, organizations are turning to the WSO2 Mobile Services Gateway solution, which builds on the award-winning WSO2 Carbon middleware platform, to securely integrate mobile application functionality into their core business services.

IT architects and developers can learn how to optimize mobile interactions by attending the interactive online class, “Mobile-izing Enterprises with the WSO2 Mobile Services Gateway.” The two-hour session is being offered at no cost as a part of the WSO2 SOA Summer School program. It will be held on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific. To participate, register at http://tinyurl.com/mobile-izing-school.

The Mobile-izing Enterprises class will:

  • Discuss the kinds of mobile interactions users require, including both the front-end and back-end functions expected of mobile applications.
  • Examine common solution architectures and patterns used to integrate mobile applications with heterogeneous enterprise applications.
  • Present best practices based on real-world customer implementations.
  • Demonstrate how the WSO2 Mobile Services Gateway solution leverages WSO2 Carbon middleware to enable rich, secure mobile integration.

Leading the class are Nandika Jayawardana, WSO2 technical lead, and Miyuru Wanninayake, WSO2 senior software engineer. In addition to their track record in product innovation, Nandika and Miyuru both bring proven expertise in helping WSO2 enterprise customers to successfully leverage their mobile experience.

SOA Summer School

Since 2009, the popular WSO2 SOA Summer School program has helped more than 2,000 enterprise IT architects and developers become more familiar with service-oriented architecture (SOA) technologies and best practices. The all-new classes for 2011 are open to all individuals who want to learn proven techniques for addressing enterprises’ top IT challenges. Taught by some of the industry’s leading technical experts, the classes offer an opportunity to obtain thousands of dollars worth of professional training at zero cost. For details on the program and how to sign up, visit http://wso2.com/training.

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