Thought Leaders Gather at Pegasystems Conference

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 27 — Pegasystems (Nasdaq: PEGA), the leader in unified process and rules technology, today announced the company's annual thought leadership conference, PegaWORLD 2006, will be held from October 18-20, 2006, at the Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center in Boston. PegaWORLD 2006 brings together leaders from the world's most innovative companies to discuss and learn how to use Business Process Management (BPM) software to guide interaction among people, policies, systems and data. The annual user conference — themed "BPM: Fast Forward" — will showcase how BPM serves as the catalyst for organizations to meet new challenges and gain competitive advantage.

Attendees will learn best practices from customers and partners such as AIG, American Home Shield, American National Insurance Company (ANICO), Cognizant, Deutsche Telekom, Group Health Cooperative (GHC), IBM, Kanbay International, MasterCard Worldwide, Satyam Computer Services, Virtusa, Vodafone, Wipro Technologies and others. Additionally, influential industry analysts from Gartner and Forrester, along with Pegasystems executives, will discuss what lies ahead for BPM during keynote and panel sessions, speeches and interactive workshops. Topics include, for example, how to: use the advantage of rules-based BPM over hard-coded solutions; drive new revenue with software that dynamically selects the right business process or business rule; identify best cost-reduction practices across industries; and gain proven audit trail capabilities.

"We are on the cusp of a massive change in how organizations manage, automate and optimize business processes including customer service, human resource management, insurance underwriting, product development and more," said Alan Trefler, founder and CEO, Pegasystems. "Participants at PegaWORLD will hear how the world's leading companies are using Pegasystems to advance beyond software language that is developer-based to software that is written in the language of business."

For more information on attending PegaWORLD 2006, please visit, or call Pegasystems directly at 617-374-9600.

About Pegasystems

Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA) develops strategic applications for marketing, sales, service, and operations. Pega’s applications streamline critical business operations, connect enterprises to their customers seamlessly in real-time across channels, and adapt to meet rapidly changing requirements. Pega’s Global 3000 customers include many of the world’s most sophisticated and successful enterprises. Pega’s applications, available in the cloud or on-premises, are built on its unified Pega 7 platform, which uses visual tools to easily extend and change applications to meet clients’ strategic business needs. Pega’s clients report that Pega gives them the fastest time to value, extremely rapid deployment, efficient re-use, and global scale. For more information, please visit us at

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