October 08, 2009 09:00 ET

Computer Software Innovations, Inc. Named to Software Magazine's 27th Annual Software 500

Software Magazine Ranks Computer Software Innovations, Inc. as One of the World's Largest Software Companies

EASLEY, SC--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) - Computer Software Innovations, Inc. (OTCBB: CSWI) today announced its inclusion on Software Magazine's Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and service providers, now in its 27th year.

Computer Software Innovations, Inc. was ranked 399 with software revenue of $13.6 million.

"The 2009 Software 500 results show that revenue growth in the software and services industry was healthy, with total Software 500 revenue of $491.3 billion worldwide for 2008 representing 8.8% growth from the previous year," says John P. Desmond, editor of Software Magazine and Softwaremag.com.

"The Software 500 helps CIOs, senior IT managers and IT staff research and create the short list of business partners," Desmond says. "It is a quick reference of vendor viability. And the online version to be posted soon at www.Softwaremag.com is searchable by category, making it what we call the online catalog to enterprise software."

The Software 500 is a revenue-based ranking of the world's largest software and services suppliers targeting medium to large enterprises, their IT professionals, software developers and business managers involved in software and services purchasing.

"We are pleased to be included in the Software 500 rankings," said Nancy Hedrick, CSI's CEO. "Our team has worked hard to grow our software division both organically and through acquisitions. Our focus is on software solutions for the public sector, including school districts, municipalities, and county governments."

Go to www.Softwaremag.com and click on Subscribe to be among the first to see the 2009 Software 500. It was released first in the digital publication which was distributed in mid-September.

The ranking is based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2008. This includes revenues from software licenses, maintenance and support, training and software-related services and consulting. Suppliers are not ranked on their total corporate revenue, since many have other lines of business, such as hardware. The financial information was gathered by a survey prepared by King Content Co. and posted at www.Softwaremag.com, as well as from public documents.

About Digital Software Magazine, the Software Decision Journal, and Softwaremag.com

Digital Software Magazine, the Software Decision Journal, has been a brand name in the high-tech industry for 30 years. Softwaremag.com, its Web counterpart, is the online catalog to enterprise software and the home of the Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and services companies. Software Magazine and Softwaremag.com are owned and operated by King Content Co.

About Computer Software Innovations, Inc.

CSI provides software and technology solutions to public sector markets. CSI has more than doubled its revenue in the past two years to over $58 million by using organic growth and acquisitions. The CSI solution portfolio encompasses proprietary accounting software specialized for the public sector, lesson planning and identity lifecycle management software, SharePoint development, network infrastructure and end device solutions, IP telephony and IP convergence applications, network management solutions and services, and interactive classroom technologies. More information about CSI (OTCBB: CSWI) is available at www.csioutfitters.com.

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--  A reduction in anticipated sales;
--  An inability to perform customer contracts at anticipated cost levels;
--  Our ability to otherwise meet the operating goals established by our
    business plan;
--  Market acceptance of our new software, technology and services
    offerings;
--  An economic downturn; and
--  Changes in the competitive marketplace and/or customer requirements
    

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