SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

September 18, 2007 08:00 ET

HBO Latin America Group(SM) Selects NaviSite to Upgrade and Manage Its PeopleSoft® Financials Solution

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - September 18, 2007) - NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a leading provider of application management and managed hosting solutions, today announced that HBO Latin America Group selected NaviSite to upgrade and manage its PeopleSoft Financials application.

HBO Latin America Group is the leading premium programming and specialized content provider for the Latin American community. Viewership has grown significantly, and the Group needed to extend its existing systems accordingly. HBO Latin America wanted to upgrade its PeopleSoft application to expand its functionality and scalability, while outsourcing the day-to-day management of the application. NaviSite's Professional Services team mapped out the most efficient and effective upgrade path and worked hand-in-hand with NaviSite's Application Management team to perform a smooth implementation for ongoing management.

"We were impressed by their infrastructure and their capabilities of servicing future growth," said David Torkington, Chief Financial Officer of HBO Latin America Group. "NaviSite listened to what we said in a true consultative manner, and ultimately facilitated a smooth transition process."

"HBO Latin America is a sophisticated business with a strong focus on serving the needs of their viewing community," said Mark Clayman, Senior Vice President of Hosting Services, NaviSite. "We appreciate their desire to continue innovating and expanding that business, and we value the opportunity to help their organization do so."

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About HBO Latin America Group(SM)

HBO Latin America Group(SM) is a group of companies affiliated to Time Warner Entertainment Company, L.P., Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., The Walt Disney Company and Ole Communications Group. The companies comprising HBO Latin America Group(SM) own, operate and manage leading cable and satellite programming services in Latin America, Brazil and the Caribbean, including the signals HBO®, HBO® Plus, HBO® Family, Cinemax®, Max Prime(SM), Warner Channel(SM), Sony Entertainment Television, A&E, The History Channel, E! Entertainment Television, AXN, Animax and Biography.

About NaviSite

NaviSite is a leading provider of application management and managed hosting solutions. Customers depend on NaviSite for application development, implementation and management on its web infrastructure platforms in 16 state-of-the art data centers supported by more than 700 professionals. NaviSite provides customized and scalable solutions leveraging its broad range of application development capabilities, packaged software implementation expertise, deep portfolio of best in class technologies and a full suite of web-hosting and internet infrastructure options. For more information, please visit

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