AppliedTheory Delivers Event Technology Solutions for Gartner's Symposium/ITxpos 2001

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from AppliedTheory Corporation

    NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- AppliedTheory
 Corporation (Nasdaq:   ATHY), the Internet knowledge, development and managed
 hosting solutions partner for hundreds of large corporations will provide
 online conference content management for Gartner's U.S. and European
 Symposium/ITxpos this year.  The Gartner events will feature CyberCentral,
 AppliedTheory's event and content management solution.  The Symposium/ITxpos
 will be held on May 7-10 in Denver, Oct. 8-12 in Orlando, Florida and Nov. 5-8
 in Cannes, France.
     AppliedTheory will serve Gartner's Symposium/ITxpos by providing managed
 Web site hosting, interactive applications and technical expertise.  Event
 attendees will benefit from AppliedTheory's CyberCentral, a comprehensive
 event management solution with a suite of Web-based services including "My
 Agenda," "Event Mail" and "People Finder."  The Agenda Builder function
 provides information on event sessions and speakers, including speaker
 biographies and photographs.  After registering for the event, attendees can
 create a customized, personal "My Agenda" by selecting conference sessions and
 exhibitor booths they want to attend.  Attendees can access "My Agenda" from
 the pre-event Web site and any of the interactive stations throughout the
 conference.
     In addition to Agenda Builder, CyberCentral's "People Finder" feature
 enables attendees to network with others who are interested in the same topic
 through a "My Profile" feature that links people involved in the same vertical
 industries.
     "AppliedTheory is quickly becoming the provider of choice for Web-based
 event marketing and management solutions to conferences worldwide," said Danny
 E. Stroud, president and CEO of AppliedTheory.  "Gartner joins a growing list
 of Fortune 500 companies such IBM and Dell, that have used AppliedTheory's
 knowledge and expertise to help them surpass other conferences with its
 innovative use of conference technology."
     CyberCentral's unique "Exhibit Finder," an interactive event map, enables
 attendees to locate a particular exhibit by company name or by word search of
 the company description.  An interactive Web site provides daily reports on
 event and session changes, evening activities and vendor information.
 Attendees also can complete a conference evaluation to provide "My Feedback"
 to the symposium event organizers.
 
     About AppliedTheory Corporation
     Industry pioneer AppliedTheory combines its unparalleled knowledge base
 with the ability to build, integrate and manage Internet business solutions
 for hundreds of large corporations wanting to remain competitive in an
 increasingly complex online economy.  AppliedTheory's proactive responsiveness
 to changing business requirements have earned the company a 97 percent
 retention rate from customers, including AOL, America's Job Bank and The
 Stanley Works.  The company offers a comprehensive and fully-integrated suite
 of e-Business, hosting, connectivity and security services, providing one of
 the industry's most reliable single sources for large enterprise Internet
 needs.  For additional information about the company, visit
 www.appliedtheory.com.
 
     About Gartner
     Gartner provides unrivaled thought leadership for more than
 10,000 organizations, helping clients to achieve their business objectives
 through the intelligent and efficient use of technology.  Additionally,
 Gartner helps technology companies identify and maximize technology market
 opportunities.  Gartner's technology content and strong brand reach IT
 professionals globally through Gartner Research, its research and advisory
 unit; Gartner Consulting; Gartner Events, including Gartner's renowned
 Symposia; and at www.gartner.com.  Gartner subsidiary TechRepublic, Inc.
 (www.techrepublic.com) is the leading online destination developed exclusively
 for IT professionals by IT professionals.  Gartner, founded in 1979 and
 headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, achieved fiscal 2000 revenues of
 $859 million.  Gartner's 4,600 associates, including 1,400 research analysts
 and consultants, are in more than 80 locations worldwide.  For more
 information about Gartner's industry-leading products and services, please
 visit us on the Web at www.gartner.com.
 
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    NEW YORK, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- AppliedTheory
 Corporation (Nasdaq:   ATHY), the Internet knowledge, development and managed
 hosting solutions partner for hundreds of large corporations will provide
 online conference content management for Gartner's U.S. and European
 Symposium/ITxpos this year.  The Gartner events will feature CyberCentral,
 AppliedTheory's event and content management solution.  The Symposium/ITxpos
 will be held on May 7-10 in Denver, Oct. 8-12 in Orlando, Florida and Nov. 5-8
 in Cannes, France.
     AppliedTheory will serve Gartner's Symposium/ITxpos by providing managed
 Web site hosting, interactive applications and technical expertise.  Event
 attendees will benefit from AppliedTheory's CyberCentral, a comprehensive
 event management solution with a suite of Web-based services including "My
 Agenda," "Event Mail" and "People Finder."  The Agenda Builder function
 provides information on event sessions and speakers, including speaker
 biographies and photographs.  After registering for the event, attendees can
 create a customized, personal "My Agenda" by selecting conference sessions and
 exhibitor booths they want to attend.  Attendees can access "My Agenda" from
 the pre-event Web site and any of the interactive stations throughout the
 conference.
     In addition to Agenda Builder, CyberCentral's "People Finder" feature
 enables attendees to network with others who are interested in the same topic
 through a "My Profile" feature that links people involved in the same vertical
 industries.
     "AppliedTheory is quickly becoming the provider of choice for Web-based
 event marketing and management solutions to conferences worldwide," said Danny
 E. Stroud, president and CEO of AppliedTheory.  "Gartner joins a growing list
 of Fortune 500 companies such IBM and Dell, that have used AppliedTheory's
 knowledge and expertise to help them surpass other conferences with its
 innovative use of conference technology."
     CyberCentral's unique "Exhibit Finder," an interactive event map, enables
 attendees to locate a particular exhibit by company name or by word search of
 the company description.  An interactive Web site provides daily reports on
 event and session changes, evening activities and vendor information.
 Attendees also can complete a conference evaluation to provide "My Feedback"
 to the symposium event organizers.
 
     About AppliedTheory Corporation
     Industry pioneer AppliedTheory combines its unparalleled knowledge base
 with the ability to build, integrate and manage Internet business solutions
 for hundreds of large corporations wanting to remain competitive in an
 increasingly complex online economy.  AppliedTheory's proactive responsiveness
 to changing business requirements have earned the company a 97 percent
 retention rate from customers, including AOL, America's Job Bank and The
 Stanley Works.  The company offers a comprehensive and fully-integrated suite
 of e-Business, hosting, connectivity and security services, providing one of
 the industry's most reliable single sources for large enterprise Internet
 needs.  For additional information about the company, visit
 www.appliedtheory.com.
 
     About Gartner
     Gartner provides unrivaled thought leadership for more than
 10,000 organizations, helping clients to achieve their business objectives
 through the intelligent and efficient use of technology.  Additionally,
 Gartner helps technology companies identify and maximize technology market
 opportunities.  Gartner's technology content and strong brand reach IT
 professionals globally through Gartner Research, its research and advisory
 unit; Gartner Consulting; Gartner Events, including Gartner's renowned
 Symposia; and at www.gartner.com.  Gartner subsidiary TechRepublic, Inc.
 (www.techrepublic.com) is the leading online destination developed exclusively
 for IT professionals by IT professionals.  Gartner, founded in 1979 and
 headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, achieved fiscal 2000 revenues of
 $859 million.  Gartner's 4,600 associates, including 1,400 research analysts
 and consultants, are in more than 80 locations worldwide.  For more
 information about Gartner's industry-leading products and services, please
 visit us on the Web at www.gartner.com.
 
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