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Sponsors are very important for the London Perl Workshop.

AntibodyMX provides a hosted antispam and antivirus email filtering service based entirely on a proven open source platform. Perl being one very important component. Users of the platform see a near-instant, near-total reduction in the amount of spam, phishing and malware content arriving at the mail server. AntibodyMX also provides onsite mail filtering, white-label filtering solutions to ISPs and will soon be launching CellMX, a filtering service for remote and mobile workers.
Booking.com B.V., part of Priceline.com (Nasdaq:PCLN), owns and operates Booking .com (TM), one of the world's leading online hotel reservations agencies by room nights sold, attracting over 30 million unique visitors each month via the Inte rnet from both leisure and business markets worldwide.
Established in 1996, Booking.com B.V. guarantees the best prices for any type of property, ranging from small independent hotels to a five star luxury through B ooking.com. The Booking.com website is available in 37 languages and offers over 100000 hotels in 89 countries.
Booking.com B.V. is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and is supported intern ationally from offices in: Amsterdam - Athens - Barcelona - Berlin - Buenos Aire s - Cambridge - Cape Town - Dubai - Dublin - Grand Rapids - Istanbul - London - Loule (PT) - Lyon - Madrid - Montreal - Moscow - Munich - New York - Orlando - P aris - Rome - San Francisco - Sao Paulo - Shanghai - Singapore - Stockholm - Syd ney - Tokyo - Vienna - Warsaw - Zurich.
Booking.com is now looking for 13 developers! Come and meet us at the London Per l Workshop!
At Bytemark we are the UK's geek hosting outfit of choice, managing tens of thousands of domains, and thousands of servers, both dedicated and virtual. Since 2000 we've offered root access from fifteen pounds per month so that experts like you write their own code and have it run well, on a well-maintained network, without paying for more than you need. We can help you with sorting virtualisation, IPv6, migrating from virtual to dedicated and plenty of other difficult topics.
The Enlightened Perl Organisation is dedicated to the promotion of Perl (in particular Raptor Perl or Perl 5) as a production language that is suited to an enterprise environment.
The EPO will be providing banking and organisation facilities for the London Perl Workshop for the second year running.
Exonetric Consulting Ltd is a UK based specialist in FreeBSD hosting, offering both individual jails and managed or unmanaged systems on dedicated hardware. In addition we provide colocation services in our London datacentre and are also able to offer assistance with capacity planning and recommendations for best-fit software components for larger systems. Our FreeBSD jails provide a great value, low-cost platform for hosting or developing Perl services and applications.
After the success of their previous free training course run in conjunction with the BBC in June, Magnum have kindly agreed to run another free training course in the morning during the LPW. We are initially keeping this open to UoW students only, in order to help promote Perl to new audiences. For full information on Magnum's training courses please consult their website.
Nestoria is a property search engine in various European markets. In addition to sponsoring the last two LPWs and this year's YAPC::EU, the Nestoria team are regular speakers on topics like geocoding, ETL, il8n and testing. Read about Nestoria's use of Perl in this review on perlbuzz: Perlbuzz Article
NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation) is one of the largest telecommu nications companies in the World (ranked 31st in the Fortune Global 500 list of 2010). Our services span countries and languages including:
*Global Managed IT services
*Data Centre Services
*Global Network Services
*Systems Integration
NTT are always looking to engage and work with talented, like minded peop le and have a number of fixed term contracts and permanent roles available, thro ughout the year.
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OpusVL develops leading edge systems to drive any and all parts of a client's business. With our advanced development platform and software repository we produce ERP, CRM, CTI, VoIP, ECM, e-commerce and smartphone apps. Our Open Source / re use model gives a substantial cost advantage that we pass on to the Client. We use Catalyst, Moose, DBIx::Class and many other Modern Perl technologies, and place a strong emphasis on test-driven development and writing well documented and maintainable code.
Science Photo Library provides creative professionals with striking specialist imagery. We have more than 300,000 images and 10,000 clips to choose from, with hundreds of new submissions uploaded to our website each week. For more than 25 years, SPL has worked alongside world acclaimed photographers and the leading science and medical experts to provide a central source for the best specialist imagery available. Science Photo Library proudly use Perl in most of the development work and would happily advocate its use.
Shadowcat Systems is a developer, sponsor of, and contributor to open source software projects including Catalyst, the elegant web framework, and DBIx::Class, an object-orientated database abstraction library. Shadowcat provides consultancy, training and support for these projects; systems management and automation; the design and implementation of network architecture; the development of proprietary and open source custom web applications; and offers Perl refactoring and project crisis management.
Shadowcat Systems are based in the United Kingdom but we deliver solutions to a global community of clients via onsite supervision along with traditional and internet based communications.
Like last year we are graciously being hosted by The Department of Electronic, Communication and Software Engineering at the University of Westminster. We cannot exagerate how grateful we are for their support of Perl and Open Source in London.
Venda is a SaaS eCommerce provider with offices in the UK, US and Asia. Our technology powers over 100 sites with clients including Tesco, TK Maxx, Wilkinson's, BBC Shop, Boohoo, Conde Nast, Abbott Labs and Altec Lansing. We also have strategic partnerships with eBay, PayPal, Digby and Avail.
The platform is built predominantly in Perl, and 3 teams of 20 application developers look after the core app from our London office. We actively use Moose, Catalyst and ActiveMQ and our current projects include plugging in new Search technologies (Xapian, Solr), writing a mobile API and switching to mongoDB to store our catalogue information.
WCN Plc was established in 1995 as a pioneer of e-recruitment software as a service, working with international banks, major professional firms, FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies, public sector organisations and other leading national and multinational organisations across sectors.
Based in Wimbledon Park, S.W. London, WCN is a fast-growing, forward-thinking organisation with minimal hierarchy. We are always looking to recruit the best programmers into a exciting, friendly, and flexible working environment using modern Perl and Agile methodologies.

We're also looking for new sponsors. Please contact m.keating['at' sign]shadowcat.co.uk if you are interested.