Monday October 5, 9:01 am Eastern Time
Company Press Release
Open Business Systems, a Subsidiary of Osage Systems Group, to hold Java Practice Grand Opening on October 21st
WOOD DALE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 1998--Open Business
Systems, a subsidiary of Osage Systems Group (OSGE) announced today
the OBS Java Practice's Chicago Center Grand Opening on Wednesday,
October 21, 1998. This event will give businesses the opportunity to
learn more about the specific solutions provided by the OBS Java
Practice, a Sun Microsystems Authorized Java Center. Java Kiosks will
be displaying OBS custom Java applications. Examples of Java business
solutions, such as Net Transact, an on-line bill presentment and
payment systems built for Northern Trust, as well as an application
built for Global Atmospherics that collects and displays lightning
data on a web site will be shown. Attendees will also have the chance
to attend seminars conducted by Sun Microsystems on topics that
include ``Java's Hand in Electronic Commerce'' and ``Java's Place in
Today's Business.'' In addition, speakers from Netscape Communications
will be giving details on their visions for the new `Net Economy'.
E. Mike Durbin, founder and President of OBS notes, ``The
opportunity to actually show businesses exactly how Java computing can
work for them is very exciting. Business executives will be able to
explore, in a open and entertaining atmosphere, all that OBS has to
offer in the Java arena.''
According to Jack Leadbeater, Chairman and CEO of Osage Systems
Group, ``This is a great opportunity for everyone in the business
community to see how OBS and Java can help their business grow. As the
nation's first reseller to be named an Authorized Java Center, OBS is
a leader in the Java computing field. The Grand Opening will allow
people to talk one-on-one with OBS representatives while also seeing
actual demonstrations of Java based applications.''
OBS is dedicated to assisting businesses grow and adapt to the
rapid advances in technology. OBS, a Sun Microsystems Elite Reseller,
specializes in cutting edge web based solutions and training using
``write once-run anywhere'' Java(TM) applications for everything from
web site engineering to e-commerce. OBS also provides the information
technology backbone, supplying advanced IT security, high speed
networking, as well as large-scale systems deployment.
Osage Systems Group is a nation-wide provider of comprehensive IT
products, services, and solutions. Osage specializes in total systems
management including Enterprise Resource Planning, JAVA Applications
Development, E-Solutions, and Data Warehousing. Established
partnerships with Sun Microsystems, Netscape Communications, Oracle,
Lawson Software, Cisco Systems, Check Point Software Technologies, and
other top suppliers give Osage the ability to address critical IT
issues that affect day-to-day business performance.
For additional details on this event please visit, www.obs.net
Open Business Systems
E. Mike Durbin, 630/227-0023
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Thanks Tim and Anna!