SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

October 20, 2006 09:00 ET

NaviSite Achieves Oracle® Certified Advantage Partner Status

Oracle OpenWorld Booth #614 - Moscone South

ANDOVER, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 20, 2006 -- NaviSite (NASDAQ: NAVI), a leading provider of application management, professional services and secure content delivery services, today announced it has achieved Certified Advantage Partner status, the highest level in the Oracle® PartnerNetwork, demonstrating NaviSite's superior product knowledge, technical expertise and commitment to Oracle products (including Oracle® E-Business Suite, Oracle's PeopleSoft, and Oracle's Siebel applications). This recognition demonstrates NaviSite's continued support and creation of unique solutions for its customers across the broad spectrum of Oracle platforms and applications.

"This upgrade highlights our strength in the market," said Nasir Cochinwala, SVP of Professional Services for NaviSite. "As a proven leader in delivering application management and professional services for the complete Oracle Application Lifecycle, NaviSite has consistently demonstrated the highest level of competency in Oracle solutions. We recognize the importance of working closely with Oracle to help strengthen our customers' Oracle investments and grow their businesses, and we are pleased to be recognized at this level by the Oracle PartnerNetwork."

NaviSite offers end-to-end solutions for Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft Enterprise and Siebel. NaviSite has engaged with more than 75 public and private organizations ranging from emerging companies to Fortune 500 to deliver solutions for Oracle applications that drive real business impact. The Company's end-to-end solutions for Oracle applications include both professional services and application outsourcing services, spanning the entire application lifecycle of Oracle applications, including strategy, implementation, outsourcing and optimization. NaviSite has the unique capability to provide customers with multiple deployment options, whether onsite, remotely managed or fully hosted at one of NaviSite's state-of-the-art data centers.

For more information on NaviSite's partnership with Oracle, visit NaviSite's booth (#614, Moscone South) at Oracle OpenWorld 2006 from Oct. 22-26 in San Francisco, or visit the Company's "Strategic Partners" page for more information.

About the Oracle PartnerNetwork

Oracle PartnerNetwork is a global business network of 17,700 companies who deliver innovative software solutions based on Oracle software. Through access to Oracle's premier products, education, technical services, marketing and sales support, the Oracle PartnerNetwork program provides partners with the resources they need to be successful in today's global economy. Oracle partners are able to offer to their customers leading-edge solutions backed by Oracle's position as the world's largest enterprise software company. Partners who are able to demonstrate superior product knowledge, technical expertise and a commitment to doing business with Oracle can qualify for the Oracle Certified Partner levels.

About NaviSite

NaviSite is a leading provider of application and technology services for companies who seek to accelerate their business IT performance. With over 950 customers in 14 data centers; offices in the US, UK and India; NaviSite is the partner of choice for many of the fastest growing companies for outsourcing enterprise application and related IT services to drive their IT Efficiency and Effectiveness. NaviSite delivers a unique combination of application implementation, management, and content delivery services to provide full lifecycle support for today's industry leaders. For more information, please visit

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