SOURCE: Advent Software, Inc.

November 20, 2008 09:15 ET

G2Systems Named to Advent Software's Premier Consulting Partner Program

Leading Software Integration and Consulting Firm to Provide Geneva® Clients With Implementation and Operational Expertise

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - November 20, 2008) - G2Systems LLC, an innovative software integration services company that provides staffing and outsourcing solutions for the financial services industry and Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, announced today that G2Systems has been named to Advent's Premier Consulting Partner program.

Advent's Premier Consulting Partner program selects well-established technology consulting companies that have significant experience and expertise in implementing and working with Geneva®, Advent's award-winning portfolio management and fund accounting solution. Advent's Premier program expands the integration and consulting universe for firms utilizing Geneva®, and entitles G2Systems to perform services for Geneva® clients. All Premier Consulting Partners are screened by Advent Professional Services and Product Development and are required to achieve Geneva® certification.

Premier Consulting Partners offer several services to Advent's Geneva® clients including: implementation analysis, application development, report customization, integration services, procedure documentation, conversions, project management, test services, ongoing support, user training and upgrade management.

"We are excited to be a part of Advent's Premier Consulting Partner program," said Mark Hill, Principal of G2Systems LLC. "Geneva® is the leader in portfolio accounting software and several G2 engineers, including the founders of G2, are former Geneva® clients themselves from the hedge fund community. We feel the combination of Advent's premier product and G2's former proprietary experience will bring strong benefits to many money management firms' implementing Geneva®."

"We are pleased to welcome G2Systems to our Premier Consulting Partner program," said Todd Gottula, Senior Vice President and Co-Head of Global Accounts for Advent. "Advent is committed to providing our global clients with the very best in implementation and operational assistance. With G2Systems as one of our Premier Consulting Partners, we know that our clients will receive the expert software integration and operational support they require."

About G2Systems

G2Systems LLC (www.g2systemsLLC.com) is a software integration and implementation services company focusing on the Investment Community. With its roots in the proprietary technology/trading sectors, G2 is a combination of seasoned Wall Street veterans and some of the finest recent talent from the nation's top engineering schools. Furthermore, G2 specializes in the development of custom solutions for the challenges that front, mid and back office functions face in the processing of complex securities. G2 operates coast to coast with a staff of 25.

About Geneva®

Geneva®, a global investment management and accounting platform, is a proven solution for asset managers, hedge funds, fund administrators, prime brokers, and mutual funds that require a high level of operational efficiency and easy access to real time data. Geneva® offers comprehensive instrument coverage, full financial general ledger, and industry-standard integration tools to enable firms to manage complex investment vehicles, multiple investment strategies, and tiered fund structures. For more information on Geneva® visit https://secure.advent.com/info/pr_geneva.

About Advent

Advent Software, Inc. (www.advent.com), a global company, has provided trusted solutions to the world's leading financial professionals since 1983. Firms in 60 countries use Advent technology. Advent's quality software, data, services and tools enable financial professionals to improve service and communication to their clients, allowing them to grow their business while controlling costs. Advent is the only financial services software company to be awarded the Service Capability and Performance certification for being a world-class support organization. For more information on Advent products visit http://www.advent.com/about/resources/demos/pr.

The Advent logo, Advent Software and Geneva are registered trademarks of Advent Software, Inc. All other company names or marks mentioned herein are those of their respective owners.

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    Jessica Miller
    Advent Software, Inc.
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