OpenSpan Extends Business Intelligence to Enterprise Desktops

Originally published 24 August 2009

Denver, CO (Marketwire) August 24, 2009 – Francis Carden, Founder of OpenSpan recently participated in an exclusive interview with Ron Powell and the BeyeNETWORK ( In this interview, Carden explains how OpenSpan enables enterprises to improve visibility and control over business processes that span one or more desktop applications. 

 “The increased adoption of business intelligence and other analytical tools has created a demand for technology that can track user activity at the desktop level,” says Francis Carden, Founder of OpenSpan. “OpenSpan is pleased to participate in a BeyeNETWORK Spotlight to discuss the positive impact that tracking and reporting of user events can have on improving business visibility, streamlining business processes and ensuring compliance for key corporate, customer or government mandates.” 

“OpenSpan provides a compelling technology that extends the value of business intelligence (BI) to the desktop,” says Ron Powell, Cofounder and Editorial Director of the BeyeNETWORK. “This podcast examines the enhanced business insight organizations can gain by extending their event collecting activities to the user desktop environment.”

To listen to the interview, please click here.

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About OpenSpan, Inc.
Global 2000 enterprises leverage the OpenSpan Platform to integrate applications, service-enable legacy systems, automate business processes, extend functionality and build new composite applications in order to realize immediate value on their IT investments. OpenSpan is now deployed on more than 100,000 enterprise desktops, helping customers accelerate service-oriented architecture (SOA) projects and increase enterprise desktop productivity. The OpenSpan Platform will support more than one billion customer support calls in 2009, saving organizations more than $100 million. More information about OpenSpan is located online at

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Katie Rostermundt

OpenSpan, Inc.
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