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Actuate's Allen Bonde to Present at Predictive Analytics World in San Francisco on March 17th

San Mateo, Calif. – March 11, 2014Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company™ and the leader in personalized analytics and insights, today announced that its new Vice President of Product Marketing and Innovation, Allen Bonde, will present on March 17th at Predictive Analytics World, a business-focused event for predictive analytics professionals and managers. Actuate is a Silver Sponsor of the conference, taking place on Monday, March 17 and Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in San Francisco. Predictive Analytics World focuses on concrete examples of deployed predictive analytics, and showcases how Fortune 500 analytics competitors and other top practitioners deploy predictive modeling, including the business impact it delivers.

Allen Bonde presentation information

Prior to joining Actuate, Bonde was an early proponent of self-service apps and data-driven marketing, helping global leaders with their Big Data and customer experience strategies. In his presentation, Bonde will explore the question of how to leverage the strategic power of Big Data and predictive analytics tools such as BIRT Analytics™ to support everyday analytical tasks.

Bonde will emphasize the critical characteristics that business analysts should look for when selecting predictive analytics tools. He will elaborate on his “Think Fast, Think Small” approach, which he believes is the secret to making Big Data and advanced analytics accessible to everyday users. He will offer examples from the “Small Data” movement he helped start, and will highlight key design principles and approaches which give organizations competitive advantage that can drive innovation.

Title: “Think Fast, Think Small: Delivering the Power of Big Data Analytics for Everyday Tasks”
When: 1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. PST on March 17, 2014
Where: Room “Golden Gate A” in San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.

Predictive Analytics World will take place from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. PT on March 17th and 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on March 18th. There will be pre-conference workshops on March 16th, and post-conference workshops on March 19th and 20th.

Register for the conference here: http://www.predictiveanalyticsworld.com/sanfrancisco/register.php.

About Actuate (NASDAQ:BIRT) – The BIRT Company ™

Actuate provides software to more than 3.5 million BIRT developers and OEMs who build scalable, secure solutions that save time and improve brand experience by delivering personalized analytics and insights to over 200 million of their customers, partners and employees. Actuate founded and supports BIRT – the open source IDE – and develops BIRT iHub™ – the world-class deployment platform – to significantly improve productivity of developers working on customer facing applications. Actuate's BIRT Analytics™delivers self-service predictive analytics to enhance customer engagement using Big Data. The Actuate Customer Communications Suite™ empowers organizations to easily transform, process, personalize, archive and deliver high volume content and individualized correspondence. Actuate is headquartered in Silicon Valley with more than 5,000 enterprise customers in financial services, technology and government. Visit actuate.com and developer.actuate.com.

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Contacts:

Samantha Singh, Director, Corporate Communications, Actuate
ssingh@actuate.com +1.650.645.3078
Jacob Moelter, Market Street Partners
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