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Actuate Joins Panel Showcasing Successful Big Data Deployments Along With Nemertes, Ascent Ventures, McKinsey & Company at E2 Conf on June 19th in Boston, Massachusetts

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company™ – delivering more insights to more people than all BI companies combined, today announced they will participate at the E2 Conference next week as part of the panel discussion, “Patterned Response: Case Studies in Successful Big Data Deployments” along with panelists from Nemertes Research, Ascent Ventures, and McKinsey & Company. The panel is part of the “Big Data and Analytics” and the “CXO Leadership” conference tracks.

Panelist Jeff Morris is the Vice President of Product Marketing at Actuate, the makers of the ActuateOne® BIRT-based suite of commercial products for development and deployment of custom business analytics applications for Big Data, Predictive Analytics and Customer Communication Management. Mr. Morris’ career spans more than 20 years in the technology industry in Internet, open source technologies, and application development, and he is a frequent guest contributor to publications like WIRED, ZDNet, and Big Data Republic.

The promise of Big Data is to give companies Big Insights: The ability to make game-changing decisions and improvements quickly. But implementing a Big Data initiative isn't easy. The E2 Conference highlights the new choices and challenges organizations face as a result of ever-evolving shifts in technology. IT decision makers, marketers and executives from other lines of business experience a progressive forum to engage in discussions about the future of software, and how to mold their strategies for business success.

The Big Data and Analytics track focuses on how to face the flood, primarily in terms of how to wring wisdom from the tidal wave of facts, without neglecting the infrastructure and the organizational challenges that often come along for the ride.

Who: Speakers Jeff Morris (Actuate), John Burke (Nemertes Research), Matt Fates (Ascent Ventures), and Michael Chui (McKinsey & Company)

What: Panel Discussion: Patterned Response: Case Studies in Successful Big Data Deployments”

Track(s): Big Data and Analytics, CXO Leadership

When: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Where: Boston Marriott Copley Place, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Register here for the E2 Conference.

About Actuate – The BIRT Company

Actuate founded and co-leads the BIRT open source project, which is used by over 2.5 million developers around the globe and serves as the foundation of the ActuateOne® platform. Applications built on ActuateOne deliver more business and consumer insights to more people than all BI companies combined - ensuring organizations are ready for the exponential growth of Big Data and the proliferation of touch devices.

The ActuateOne platform empowers developers to rapidly develop custom, BIRT-based business analytics and customer communications applications. ActuateOne applications built with one BIRT design can access and integrate any data, including unstructured sources. They provide one user experience regardless of skill level and are supported by one platform for any cloud, hybrid, on-premise, web or touch device deployment.

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Actuate has over 5,000 customers globally in a diverse range of business areas including financial services, technology and the public sector. Actuate is listed on NASDAQ under the symbol BIRT. For more information, visit www.actuate.com or engage with the BIRT community at www.birt-exchange.com.

Copyright © 2013 Actuate Corporation. All rights reserved. Actuate, ActuateOne, The BIRT Company, BIRT onDemand, BIRT Analytics, and the Actuate logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Actuate Corporation and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and certain other countries. The use of the word “partner” or “partnership” does not imply a legal partnership relationship between Actuate and any other company. All other brands, names or trademarks mentioned may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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