SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

November 19, 2008 10:48 ET

NaviSite Dedicated Hosting Product Line Featuring Supermicro's SuperBlade® Servers

NaviSite's Dedicated Servers to Provide More Power and Efficiency Through Supermicro's SuperBlade® Green Server Technology

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - November 19, 2008) - NaviSite, Inc., (NASDAQ: NAVI), a leading provider of enterprise hosting and application solutions, announced today that it will combine the power and efficiency of Supermicro's SuperBlade® servers with its Dedicated Hosting Offerings. The recently introduced Dedicated Hosting Solutions leverage NaviSite's experience, and nationwide footprint of enterprise class infrastructure to offer best of class security, scalability, and reliability to the Small and Medium Business (SMB) market.

Supermicro's SuperBlade® consumes less power but delivers premium performance and super high availability, highest computing density, outstanding storage flexibility, and superior scalability. All these advantages are packaged in a "green server" that lowers HVAC costs and decreases carbon-dioxide emissions. The SuperBlade® line of servers features the latest Intel© server grade chipsets and Ethernet controllers.

"Our Dedicated Hosting Solutions feature best-in-class hardware to ensure high performance and SuperBlade® was an obvious choice," said Sumeet Sabharwal, Senior Vice President of Dedicated Hosting. "Supermicro delivers quality features like 3 Plus 1 redundant power supplies to ensure that the server is always working. Our goal is to provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to SMBs through our Dedicated Hosting Solutions and adding the SuperBlades® to our offering is a significant step towards this direction. We are the first in the market to offer this technology and believe it uniquely positions us for the evolving needs of the SMBs."

"Our SuperBlade® solutions are very well suited for dedicated hosting applications and will most certainly help NaviSite deliver quality and grow their business," said Don Clegg, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI). "Featuring the industry's most advanced green server technology available, such as 93% peak power supply efficiency, more efficient thermal and cooling subsystems, more efficient board-level designs, and superior performance-per-watt (290+ GFLOPS/kW), SuperBlade® delivers unsurpassed performance, reliability, and efficiency."

NaviSite's Dedicated Hosting solutions integrate the latest technology including Supermicro's SuperBlade® servers, Linux and VMware® ESX, and feature the latest server grade SAS and SATA dual hard drives, Intrusion Protection, and other industry leading features. All solutions are hosted in NaviSite operated enterprise grade data centers, with best-in-class technology and design including N+1systems for power and cooling for guaranteed availability and performance.

NaviSite has also introduced a website that enables businesses to easily configure and purchase their Dedicated Hosting solutions online. For more information on features, pricing, and special offers please visit http://www.navisite.com/dedicatedhosting.

About NaviSite

NaviSite is a leading provider of enterprise hosting and application solutions. Customers depend on NaviSite for managed application services, application development, implementation and management on its web infrastructure platforms in 17 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 www.navisite.com.

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