Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K
                                 CURRENT REPORT

     Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

                                 January 6, 2009
                Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):

                         ACCELR8 TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
               (Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)

           Colorado                    0-11485                   84-1072256
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(State or other jurisdiction  (Commission File Number)         (IRS Employer
      of incorporation)                                     Identification No.)

              7000 North Broadway, Building 3-307, Denver, CO 80221
                    (Address of principal executive offices)

                                 (303) 863-8808
                         Registrant's telephone number,
                              including area code:

                                 Not Applicable.
         (Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

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Item 3.01. Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or
Standard; Transfer of Listing.

     On January 6, 2009, Accelr8 Technology Corporation (the "Company") was
notified by the staff of the NYSE Alternext US LLC (the "Exchange"), formerly
known as the American Stock Exchange, Inc., that the staff has determined,
following a review of publically available information, that the Company is not
in compliance with Section 1003(a)(iii) of the NYSE Alternext Company Guide (the
"Company Guide") in that it has stockholder equity of less than $6 million and
losses from continued operations and net losses in its five most recent fiscal

     In order to maintain its listing, the Company must submit a plan by
February 6, 2009 (the "Plan") advising the Exchange of action it has taken or
will take, that would bring it into compliance with the continued listing
standards. Subject to the Plan being accepted by the Exchange, the Company would
have up to July 6, 2010 to implement the Plan, during which time period the
Company would be subject to periodic review to determine whether it is making
progress consistent with the Plan. The Company has verbally informed the staff
of the Exchange that it intends to make a timely submission to the Exchange of
the Plan to resolving the listing deficiencies and to regaining its compliance
with the Exchange's continued listing requirements.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

     The following is a complete list of Exhibits filed as part of this report
on Form 8-K. Exhibit numbers correspond to the numbers in the exhibit table of
Item 601 of Regulation S-K.

        Exhibit No.             Description
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           99.1                 Press Release dated January 15, 2009


     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date:  January 15, 2009                ACCELR8 TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION

                                       By: /s/ Thomas V. Geimer
                                       Thomas V. Geimer, Chief Executive Officer