NEWS RELEASE 03/29/2010
Springer and Morgan Kaufmann Sponsor and Support ODBMS.ORG.
Springer and Morgan Kaufmann contribute to the most up-to-date
education and research portal on object database technology
San Francisco, CA/USA, Frankfurt/Germany. March 29, 2010 - Springer and Morgan Kaufmann,
two of the leading book and journal publishers, have become sponsors at ODBMS.ORG,
a non-profit group which publishes the Internet's most up-to-date educational and
research portal on object database technology.
In addition to the sponsorship, Springer and Morgan Kaufmann support ODBMS.ORG through
contributions of free educational and research information specifically designed for
developers working with object-oriented technologies and data management.
"We are delighted that Springer and Morgan Kaufmann have become sponsors at ODBMS.ORG,"
said Prof. Roberto V. Zicari, Chief Editor of ODBMS.ORG. "With their long-term experience,
particularly in publishing premier content on information technology and data management,
Springer and Morgan Kaufmann can certainly provide valuable contributions to the portal."
"Providing such a wide variety of information on object-oriented data management systems,
the ODBMS.ORG portal is a valuable resource for all developers . As a publisher of information
technology and data management for the research and development communities, Springer certainly
supports this effort," said Alfred Hofmann, Vice President Publishing, Computer Science, at
"Organizations seeking to unleash the full power of object-orientation will find much of the
information required at this portal. Morgan Kaufmann is glad to support the portal," said
Rick Adams, Senior Acquisitions Editor for Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.
Springer (www.springer.com) is a leading global scientific publisher of books and journals,
delivering quality content through innovative information products and services.
Springer is part of the publishing group Springer Science+Business Media.
In the science, technology and medicine (STM) sector, the group publishes around 2,000 journals
and more than 6,500 new books a year, as well as the largest STM eBook Collection worldwide.
The Springer eBook Collection in computer science offers over 9,800 books,
including the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series, renowned references and textbooks.
About Morgan Kaufmann
Since 1984, Morgan Kaufmann has published premier content on information technology,
computer architecture, data management, computer networking, computer systems,
human computer interaction, computer graphics, multimedia information and systems,
artificial intelligence, computer security, and software engineering.
Its audience includes the research and development communities,
information technology (IS/IT) managers, and students in professional degree programs.
ODBMS.ORG (www.odbms.org) is a vendor-independent, not-for-profit educational program
on object database technology and the integration between object-oriented programming
and databases. Designed by Prof. Roberto Zicari of Frankfurt University, the program's
goal is to promote and further the use of object databases - by offering free resources
for students, faculty and researchers at universities and research centers, as well
as for JAVA and .NET developers in the commercial and the open source world. Content
is provided by a panel of internationally recognized experts, who share research
articles and teaching materials with the community via the organization's Web portal.
About ODBMS Industry Watch Blog
In his ODBMS Industry Watch Blog (www.odbms.org/blog/), editor Prof. Roberto V. Zicari (ODBMS.ORG) muses about latest
trends in the industry. The blog includes his exclusive series of interviews On_Innovation.
. The ODBMS Industry Watch Blog is part of ODBMS.ORG.
Contact ODBMS.ORG at firstname.lastname@example.org.