SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

NaviSite, Inc.

March 31, 2011 08:00 ET

NaviSite Achieves Cisco Advanced Managed Services Certification

Company Recognized as Having Expertise in Developing and Delivering Managed Services

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - March 31, 2011) - NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced it has achieved the Cisco® Advanced Managed Services Certification. This certification recognizes NaviSite's initial investment in the ITIL® processes, practices and tools necessary to provide high-quality managed services.

"This achievement represents an important milestone in the development and roll out of our cloud-based services," said R. Brooks Borcherding, President and CEO, NaviSite. "Cisco has recognized and validated, through a rigorous assessment, that we have the necessary processes, management practices and tools in place to support our enterprise customers in all lifecycle phases."

As a Cisco Advanced Managed Services Certified Partner, NaviSite has made an investment in a network operations center and has demonstrated the ability to support two customers, validated via an independent audit by an objective third-party auditor.

In addition, NaviSite has achieved Cisco Powered managed services designations in Cisco Powered Private Cloud, demonstrating the ability to use cloud technology to deliver infrastructure as a service capability. As part of its cloud solutions portfolio, NaviSite offers a Virtual Private Cloud service that allows organizations with specific private cloud requirements to run their own cloud within a NaviSite datacenter and maximize economies of scale without the capital burden. This service is ideal for customers looking to leverage the cloud, while maintaining a physically distinct and dedicated computing environment.

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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