MAX 2005 Sponsors

Gold Sponsor


Intel supplies the computing and communications industries with platforms and building blocks that are the "ingredients" of computers, servers and networking and communications products. These products are used by large and small computer, communication and consumer electronics manufacturers to create advanced computing and communications systems.

Intel's mission is to supply computing platforms for Digital Enterprise, Digital Home and Digital Health markets. Intel is striving to also be an innovator and a leading platform for mobile technology markets including laptops, handhelds, cell phones, etc.

Yahoo! Inc.

Yahoo! Inc. is the No. 1 Internet brand globally and the most trafficked Internet destination worldwide. Yahoo! provides online products and services essential to consumers’ lives, and offers a full range of tools and marketing solutions for businesses to connect with Internet users around the world. Yahoo! is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

Silver Sponsors


Akamai is the leading global service provider for accelerating content and business processes on-line. More than 1,200 organizations have formed trusted relationships with Akamai, improving their revenue and reducing costs by maximizing the performance of their online businesses.  Leveraging the Akamai EdgePlatform, these organizations gain business advantage today, and have the foundation for the emerging Web solutions of tomorrow.  Akamai is “The Trusted Choice for Online Business.”  For more information, visit


Infommersion is the creator of point-and-click Xcelsius, the leader in data visualization software that converts data from XML-compliant data bases, SOAP-based Web Services and Excel spreadsheets into interactive business intelligence dashboards, and dynamic Flash-based data presentations—with one-click export to the Web, PowerPoint and PDF. Xcelsius recently won the Best of COMDEX Vegas award.

InterAKT Online

InterAKT Online is committed to creating the best suite of products to improve the web development process. Their flagship product—MX Kollection—transforms Dreamweaver MX 2004 into a better tool, helping HTML designers attack web projects previously out of their league. Learn more about InterAKT and its professional web tools.

Macromedia Press

Macromedia Press offers expert training straight from the source written by the industry's top developer and design experts. Our books include step-by-step project-based tutorials in the Training from the Source series, comprehensive reference guides in the Demystified Series, developer Construction Kits, Certification Study Guides, and Visual QuickStart Guides.


VitalStream is the reliable choice for delivering streaming media to global audiences. Their services combine innovative MediaConsole management software with an award-winning content delivery network to streamline the process of broadcasting Macromedia Flash Video and Microsoft Windows Media over the Internet.

Bronze Sponsors


AMD (NYSE:AMD) designs and produces innovative microprocessors, Flash memory devices and low-power processor solutions for the computer, communications and consumer electronics industries. AMD is dedicated to delivering standards-based, customer-focused solutions for technology users, ranging from enterprises and governments to individual consumers. For more information, visit

ASAP Software

ASAP Software is the IT industry’s first software services provider. Since 1984, ASAP has provided a fast, reliable, and economical way for organizations headquartered in North America and Europe to acquire software, services, and hardware products. ASAP’s world headquarters is located in Buffalo Grove, Ill., with European headquarters in Paris, France, and more than 40 field sales offices located across North America and Europe. For more information, contact ASAP Software at 800.248.ASAP, or visit the company’s Web site at


Carahsoft is the master government sales and marketing partner for Macromedia Breeze and Flex products. Macromedia Government at Carahsoft partners with local Macromedia Breeze/Flex resellers to offer needs analysis, configuration support, ease of ordering and government pricing. For assistance from our dedicated Macromedia Government representatives, call 888-MACR-GSA or email

Clarix Technologies

Clarix Technologies is a Macromedia Breeze Alliance Partner whose exclusive focus is to provide the most advanced software environment for communications to corporate and education organizations nationwide. Clarix has been instrumental with helping organizations streamline their collaborative environments and training initiatives. These efforts have helped reduce cost while increasing both revenue and efficiency over traditional methods. For more information, visit

Early Impact

Early Impact's ProductCart shopping cart software allows anyone to successfully build and manage a professional online storefront. ProductCart is used by thousands of Internet stores all over the world, in virtually any industry. Extensions are available to Dreamweaver users to facilitate the integration of any Web site with ProductCart.


With annual sales of more than $560 million, ESRI remains the world leader in the geographic information system (GIS) software industry. Our business involves the development and support of GIS software for all types of organizations—from the one-person office to multinational corporations to innovative Internet GIS solutions.

FuseTalk Inc.

FuseTalk Inc. enables people and businesses to communicate effectively and efficiently through its premium discussion forum and online collaboration applications. FuseTalk Inc. offers the ideal solution for delivering a robust, rich environment for building online communities through powerful multiple forums across departments, partners and distributed locations.’s CFXHosting division specializes in best-of-breed Macromedia hosting solutions, including ColdFusion, Flash, and Breeze technologies., The First Name in Hosting, is the Internet's premier managed hosting company. They provide reliable, secure and scalable hosted business services to companies of all sizes around the world. Being first in web hosting takes more than ping, power and pipe. Discover their rock-solid record of high-touch, personalized service.

Founded in 1997 as a ColdFusion hosting provider, HostMySite has since developed into the true leader in service oriented ColdFusion Hosting. Businesses all around the world trust HostMySite to deliver unrivaled expertise in ColdFusion, ASP.NET, SQL Server 2000 hosting, and to provide safe haven for mission critical websites and applications. In response to incredible word of mouth growth, HostMySite has recently opened a second carrier-class datacenter capable of hosting thousands of servers.  Anyone requiring mission critical hosting services should contact HostMySite 24/7/365 by visiting them on the web at

Keynote Systems

Keynote Systems (Nasdaq "KEYN") is the worldwide leader in services that improve online business performance and communications technologies. Our leading measurement services are the only ones that can measure the download times of Flash and rich Internet applications out of the box. The business premise supporting Keynote's mission is: "Online businesses can't manage what they don't measure." As an independent and trusted third-party, Keynote provides IT and marketing executives with unbiased benchmarking data, competitive analysis and operational metrics from the customer perspective.

Learn Flash, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator and more- taught by unbiased, expert-teachers who allow you to learn at your own pace, all in the Online Training Library at! Windows/Macintosh compatible QuickTime video tutorials from over 135 topics available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, only at

Mirror Image Internet

Mirror Image Internet, Inc. combines a patented global network with results-driven content delivery solutions to help customers deploy, monitor and refine online strategies. Recognized by EContent magazine as one of the 100 "Companies That Matter Most" in the digital content industry, Mirror Image is headquartered in Tewksbury, Mass.

MultiAd Builder

MultiAd Creator Sever is the ultimate development application for automated document construction, layout, and modification, or high-volume distribution. This document-processing engine can be controlled by a customized interface developed in applications such as Macromedia Director for a single-user, CD-based environment or Macromedia Dreamweaver for a multi-threaded, online solution.

On 2 Technologies

On2 Technologies produces and licenses VP6 proprietary video compression technology. This video technology is the codec licensed into the just announced and soon to be released Macromedia Flash Professional 8. On2 also owns and sells the Flix line of Flash Video encoding software, which will enable Flash developers to create high quality video content for Flash 8.


PaperThin's award-winning CommonSpot Content Server delivers complete Web content management. Browser-based 'anywhere publishing' empowers non-technical users to create, manage and publish dynamic Web content affordably and efficiently. Powerful, out-of-the-box features enable rapid implementation. Best of all, CommonSpot’s ColdFusion-based architecture is scalable, extensible and customizable. Learn more at


RemoteSite, Inc. (RST) is a recognized leader in the web application and technology services industry. Specializing in premium consulting and training for Macromedia applications, Websphere and Project Management; RST currently serves Fortune 500 companies, small businesses and government agencies throughout North America. Training is delivered in the classroom using any of their 20 sites across the US, customized and delivered on-site for their clients or delivered via e-learning using Breeze.


SAP is the world’s leading provider of business software solutions. Today, more than 27,000 customers in over 120 countries run more than 91,500 installations of SAP software—from distinct solutions addressing the needs of small and midsize businesses to enterprise-scale suite solutions for global organizations.

Segue Software

Segue Software is the leader in delivering solutions to define, measure, manage and improve software quality throughout the entire software application lifecycle. Segue's Software Quality Optimization (SQO) solutions help companies reduce business risk, ensure deployment of high quality software and increase ROI. Companies around the world rely on Segue's Silk products to protect their business service levels, competitive edge and brand reputation.

Sorenson Media

Sorenson Media is the global leader in video compression technology. The company's innovative encoding applications and award-winning video delivery solutions enable users to quickly and affordably deliver quality digital video files over the Internet. Sorenson Media's video streaming technology is used on more than 600 million PCs worldwide. The Sorenson Squeeze Compression Suite has garnered many major industry awards, including Macworld Best of Show and Video Systems 2004 Vanguard Award, and the firm's compression codecs are licensed by a host of Fortune 500 companies.

For 6 years, has leveraged Macromedia products to help clients build exciting e-Learning experiences. Incorporating Flash Communication Server, Flash MX 2004 Component Architecture and Contribute, their Educator RIA product represents an exciting new class of systems—the EEMS (Educational Experience Management System). See it in action at MAX 2005 and witness enriching, engaging and evolved e-Learning experiences.

Universal Mind, Inc.

Universal Mind, Inc. is a boutique Professional Services Organization specialize in enabling their clients through knowledge transfer. Their core focus is on Macromedia rapid application development solutions. The majority of their team consists of former Macromedia Professional Services employees, thus their expertise encompasses ColdFusion, Flex, Breeze, and their own Content Management Solution: Substance.

Media Sponsors

Media Temple

(mt) Media Temple, Inc. is an industry-leading, privately held, profitable web hosting and software application services company based in Los Angeles, California. Since 1998, our company has provided businesses worldwide with reliable, professional-class network environments to host websites, email, business applications, and other rich media content. We are a friendly, accessible group of "technology agnostic" engineers, support professionals, and business developers focused on the continued financial success our company while adding value to the services we provide.


ColdFusion Developer’s Journal is the only magazine aimed specifically at Webmasters and Web application developers using the fast-evolving comprehensive Internet platform, ColdFusion, offered by Macromedia, Inc.  Featuring top writers like Web guru and bestselling author Ben Forta, CFDJ brings in-depth perspectives, features, columns, book excerpts and guest editorials from pace makers and thought leaders in the Web development community.

MX Developer’s Journal is the world’s first magazine focused on the transformation of Web interactions into great digital experiences – and into great business – using the Studio MX integrated family of tool, server, and client technologies from Macromedia, including Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, FreeHand, ColdFusion, and Director.

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