SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

NaviSite, Inc.

February 28, 2011 07:30 ET

International Turnkey Systems Selects NaviSite's Managed Cloud Services

ITS Uses MCS for Customer Deployments, TestDev and Internal Applications

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - February 28, 2011) - NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced that International Turnkey Systems (ITS), a leading integrated information technology solutions and software services provider, has selected NaviSite's Managed Cloud Services (MCS) to deliver its higher education solutions to colleges and universities.

ITS will leverage the speed, efficiency and agility of NaviSite's MCS to reduce the costs and accelerate the implementation and completion of customer projects. ITS will also use MCS for its test and development projects, as well as for supporting internal office applications, including messaging, collaboration and project management.

ITS, based in Kuwait, delivers a portfolio of services, which includes enterprise and higher education solutions. ITS provides customers with networking, storage management, systems security, printing and output processing solutions that meet their specific corporate and cultural requirements. ITS also offers its flagship customer care and billing system -- TABS -- which provides an end-to-end integrated solution for many of the prominent telecom groups in the region.

"NaviSite's MCS offers a set of compelling benefits, including speed, agility and efficiency," said Waleed Ibrahim, Information technology Manager, ITS. "We can now eliminate the delays and high costs typically associated with procuring resources for large-scale deployments, while providing customers with on-demand access to shared, dynamically scalable resources. We have thoroughly tested MCS' capabilities, and are very happy with the results."

NaviSite provides solutions that address requirements across a wide range of industries, including higher education, financial services, healthcare and government. NaviSite's full suite of services includes on-demand managed cloud services; managed messaging and collaboration; fully-managed application services to support back-office ERP operations; and traditional managed hosting services.

"We are excited that ITS has chosen our Managed Cloud Services for its customer deployments, test and development projects, and internal applications," said Mark Clayman, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Sales, NaviSite. "With MCS, ITS can leverage the elasticity and cost-efficiency of the cloud to speed deployments and reduce infrastructure costs for their customer-facing and internal office applications."

NaviSite's highly resilient service delivery infrastructure spans several SAS 70 Type II data centers, while a comprehensive security framework ensures the privacy and integrity of applications and data. NaviSite's managed cloud and enterprise hosting services are backed by world-class support and service level guarantees.

About NaviSite
NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. NaviSite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including Application Services, industry-leading Enterprise Hosting, and Managed Cloud Services for organizations looking to outsource IT infrastructures and lower their capital and operational costs. Enterprise customers depend on NaviSite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centers. For more information about NaviSite's services, please visit www.navisite.com.

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