SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

May 15, 2007 08:00 ET

NaviSite Online Video Publishing Platform Utilizes vidavee's Technology

Platform Brings Video Publishing and Analysis Tools to Underserved Markets

ANDOVER, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 15, 2007 -- NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI), a leading provider of application solutions, hosting and content delivery services, today announced its partnership with vidavee™ (www.vidavee.com), a video web services company that enables web publishers to easily upload, share, analyze and monetize Internet video content. Integrating NaviSite's managed infrastructure and content delivery network (CDN) and vidavee's patented video publishing technologies, NaviSite's Online Video Publishing Platform is a new solution for businesses looking to deliver web-based content, regardless of their size or the volume of content they produce. The service will be available by June 15, 2007.

"As the market for video content continues to grow, we are building on our vision for the next generation of content delivery and acceleration by creating the NaviSite Online Video Publishing Platform," said Doug Mow, Vice President of Marketing at NaviSite. "Our Platform provides comprehensive, quality video publishing tools that maximize the value of content for every company, not just media-intensive companies, and we are excited to deliver this service to our customers."

Leveraging the power of vidavee's patented technology, the Platform provides support for video publishing, workflow management, ad insertion, in-stream interactive capabilities and universal transcoding. The Platform is easily tailored to a client's needs and is specifically designed to give organizations greater control over their content. Using flexible ad insertion techniques and analytics, the Platform enables users to develop innovative, engaging and highly targeted online advertising, sponsorship and programming opportunities. In addition, the Platform includes features that support social and viral networking for the rating, posting and distribution of content. The NaviSite Online Video Publishing Platform will be delivered through NaviSite's redundant, secure infrastructure, using the Company's unique HotRoute© content routing technology.

"Organizations of all sizes, in all industries, can use rich media to foster direct relationships with their constituents, expand sales channels, or increase collaboration and communication to create strong associations with their clients or members. Combining vidavee streaming video technology and NaviSite's next generation content delivery network, companies can launch advanced media solutions rapidly and cost effectively to take advantage of online, mobile and podcast video," said Tom Gilley, Chief Technology Officer of vidavee. "NaviSite's decade of experience in delivering web applications, combined with its vision for the future of web content, makes our partnership crucial in today's content-driven business landscape."

Expanding its next generation CDN platform, NaviSite's Online Video Publishing Platform extends the breadth of its comprehensive set of solutions to bring the power of online content into reach for every business. As a single-source provider, NaviSite offers a complete solution for companies seeking a broad range of services from one trusted partner. From Web site design, construction and hosting to content delivery and video publishing support, NaviSite empowers its clients to leverage innovative video technology without heavy capital investment in technology and human resources.

About NaviSite

NaviSite is a leading provider of application solutions, hosting and content delivery services for the mid market. With over 950 customers in 14 data centers; offices in the US, UK and India; NaviSite is the partner of choice for outsourcing enterprise applications and related technology services to drive IT Efficiency and Effectiveness. NaviSite delivers a unique combination of application implementation and management, hosting and content delivery services and is the industry's only single source provider of complex application and IT services for mid sized companies. For more information, please visit www.navisite.com.

About vidavee

vidavee empowers businesses to publish, share, remix and monetize media on the Web and with mobile devices. vidavee facilitates community interaction around video enabling users to manage, edit and share digital video content easily online. vidavee's patented technology includes VidAd, allowing dynamic ad insertion as effects to the video stream, and VTag, offering simple, browser-based editing and sharing.

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