Connectria To Provide Lotus Notes/Domino Email Hosting For Pocono Mountain School District

ST. LOUIS, MO (February 13, 2003) - Connectria Corporation is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a multi-year contract by the Pocono Mountain School District (PMSD) to provide 24/7 Lotus Notes & Domino Remote Administration services and email replication services using Connectria's enterprise-class data center facilities. Connectria was awarded this contract after completing a Lotus Notes Assessment for PMSD which included designing and implementing a new Lotus Notes architecture and administration model.

As part of this engagement, Connectria will migrate the school district to Notes Domino 6 over the upcoming summer break, and will implement a clustered Lotus Domino environment running on Microsoft Windows servers located in both PMSD's facilities and replicated in Connectria's data centers. Connectria will manage all of these systems from its 24/7 Network Operation Centers. PMCS will utilize this environment to provide an advanced online communications and collaboration environment to over 12,000 students, faculty and staff. PMSD will leverage Connectria's advanced Internet and data center infrastructure, as well as its expertise in IT infrastructure technologies from Lotus, IBM and Microsoft. Connectria is also providing hosting of PMSD web environment within our St. Louis data center. Connectria is a Premier IBM/Lotus Business Partner and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Provider.

About Pocono Mountain School District
With more than 11,200 students, the Pocono Mountain School District is one of the fastest growing districts in Pennsylvania. Enrollment increases average about four percent each year because of fine academic programs and prime location near metropolitan centers of New York and New Jersey. The district is located on the Pocono Plateau in northeastern Pennsylvania - the heart of the Pocono resort area featuring year-round recreation from swimming to skiing. Covering 305 square miles, the district is comprised of Barrett, Coolbaugh, Jackson, Paradise, Pocono, Tobyhanna, and Tunkhannock Townships and the borough of Mount Pocono. Over 1,400 professional employees and support persons staff the District's twelve school buildings. More information can be found at

About Connectria
Connectria is a profitable and growing global provider of complex hosting and managed hosting services. Connectria offers an array of hosting services for companies of all sizes across a wide range of technologies, including Enterprise Applications, Software as a Service (SaaS), HIPAA Compliance Support, Data Center Outsourcing, Disaster Recovery and Cloud Computing. A privately held company, Connectria has built its business through reinvesting profits and without equity financing. Connectria operates world-class Data Centers, Network Operations Centers, and Engineering Centers located in St. Louis, Missouri and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. From these facilities, Connectria operates as a virtual extension of its clients' IT organizations.

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