Sept 22: Talking BIRT-Y with Actuate by Aamir Khwaja and Sahil Kedar

September 20, 2010

Title: Talking BIRT-Y with Actuate by Aamir Khwaja and Sahil Kedar

Register: Click here to register.

When: Weds Sept 22, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Location:
Near Infinity Corporation
1881 Campus Commons Drive
Suite 205
Reston, VA 20191

Parking: There should be plenty of parking in the garage behind or out in front of the building.

Food: Pizza and Sodas will be provided by Near Infinity Corporation.

Description: Actuate BIRT has been noted as the only leader in Open Source Business Intelligence by Forrester – it does count for something, right?! Well, this session is a basic primer on what BIRT is all about, including a comprehensive live demo of running BIRT reports and BIRT-based dashboards. From a brief history of BIRT to the latest version, learn how BIRT is making strides in the areas of Rich Information Applications, Mobile BI, Cloud-based deployment, etc. This session will also make it clear with a simple checklist as to what parts of BIRT are 100% Free/Open Source, and what are the additional commercial value-add aspects from Actuate.

Speaker: Aamir Khwaja is a Manager in Actuate’s Professional Services division. Aamir has over 10 years experience with Actuate/BIRT products, collaborating with multi-national clients in sectors such as Financial, Publishing, Hospitality, Telecommunications and Government.

Sahil Kedar is a Technical Account Manager at Actuate. Sahil specializes in presenting live demos of BIRT to prospects and customers, as well as helping customers evaluate the various components in the Actuate/BIRT product suite.

Call 703 727-1307 (Gray’s cell phone) if you have trouble getting in.