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Limelight Networks Gathers Leading Rich Media Companies at Digital Media 2010
Oct 02, 2007 (12:10 PM EDT)


TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Limelight Networks , a leading content delivery network for digital media, today announced the agenda and speaker line-up for its Digital Media 2010 conference -- the first of Limelight's new annual Rich Media industry events. Digital Media 2010 will be held October 21-23 at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort located in Scottsdale, Ariz. Focused on this year's theme "The Monetization Mandate," Digital Media 2010 will provide Limelight's current and potential customers with a forum for sharing ideas and best practices, as well as learning more about the latest technologies and business developments in the dynamic and rapidly growing digital media marketplace. Through the voices of Limelight customers, partners and executives, the sessions will focus on addressing new ways companies can create business value by delivering broadcast-quality media content via the Internet.

In addition to sessions that will address the latest advancements in digital media and content delivery, and how to comprehensively utilize digital media to enhance a business's online presence, Digital Media 2010 will feature a product and services gallery, partner pavilion and multiple networking opportunities. Several influential industry executives are scheduled to share their first-hand experiences as customers and partners of Limelight Networks, including Ron Berryman, senior vice president and general manager of Television Stations at Fox Interactive Media; Nick Rockwell, chief technology officer of MTV Networks; Jeremy Allaire, chief executive officer of Brightcove; Jim Guerard, vice president and general manager of digital media at Adobe; George Moore, general manager for Microsoft Silverlight Streaming; Matt Poepsel, vice president of performance at Gomez and nearly a dozen other prominent internet executives.

"Limelight Networks' Digital Media 2010 event is an opportunity for internet executives across the on-line video, music, gaming, social media, software and brand marketing landscapes to network and discuss the trends, developments and best practices available today that maximize the value of digital assets for their consumers," said David Hatfield, senior vice president of worldwide sales and marketing at Limelight Networks. "Whether it's HD, social networking, analytics and reporting, behavioral targeting, widgets or mobile, we want to give attendees the chance to explore new possibilities beyond what they traditionally thought possible, and to help them develop a deeper understanding of how to leverage rich media content smartly in order to advance and grow their businesses."

In addition the education sessions and keynotes, the following will be among the sponsors and exhibitors who will be on-site in the partner pavilion to share their knowledge and experience within the digital media industry:

-- Adobe and Microsoft -- Entriq, Gomez and Rackspace -- iStreamPlanet, Opsource, Origin Digital, Podbridge and Reality Digital -- Telligent, Booyah, VIMATION and ZepFrog

For more information on Digital Media 2010 and Limelight Networks, as well as partnering opportunities, registration and reserve hotel accommodations, visit the Digital Media 2010 Web site at http://www.limelightnetworks.com/dm2010 . Registration is limited and interested attendees are encouraged to register early.

About Limelight Networks

Limelight Networks is a high-performance content delivery network for digital media, providing massively scalable, global delivery solutions for on-demand and live Internet distribution of video, music, games and social media. Limelight Networks' infrastructure is optimized for the large object sizes, large content libraries, and large audiences associated with compelling rich media content. Limelight is the content delivery network of choice for more than 850 of the world's top media companies, including Akimbo, Amazon Unbox(TM), Belo Interactive, Brightcove, "BuyMusic" @ Buy.com, DreamWorks, LLC, Facebook, FOXNews.com, IFILM, ITV Play, MSNBC.com, MySpace, NC Interactive, Valve and Xbox Live. For more information, visit http://www.llnw.com .

CONTACT: Kristen Leon of Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, +1-415-547-7027, kristenl@waggeneredstrom.com, for Limelight Networks

Web site: http://www.llnw.com/