Ansell Healthcare Awards Connectria Hosting Multiyear Outsourcing Services Contract

ST. LOUIS, MO (September 27, 2010) - Ansell Healthcare (ASX:ANN), a global leader in protective solutions, has awarded Connectria Hosting a comprehensive multiyear Data Center Outsourcing contract to manage Ansell's information technology infrastructure. Connectria will assume operational support for the information technology functions that support Ansell's complex environment of mission critical iSeries, AIX and VMWare technologies.

Connectria will provide day-to-day technology production and disaster recovery support for functional areas including: data center management, iSeries Managed Hosting and Administration, AIX Managed Hosting and Administration, and VMWare Private Cloud Hosting. Connectria's value added services include the provision of hardware and software licenses, as well as a project team to migrate the environment to the new data center and systems.

Ansell will achieve real dollar savings of over 50% as compared to its previous contract with a leading outsourcing provider.

About Ansell
Ansell Limited is a global leader in protection solutions, with operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Ansell designs, develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of surgical, examination, industrial and household gloves, protective clothing and condoms. People in over 100 countries around the world put their trust in Ansell's innovative, high-quality solutions to offer superior protection, combined with high levels of comfort and performance. www.ansell.com

About Connectria
Connectria is a profitable and growing global provider of managed hosting, complex hosting and cloud hosting services. Packaged or customized solutions are available for technologies including OS, virtualization, database, email/collaboration and application/web servers. Connectria's hosting expertise represents one of the industry's widest range of supported platforms from a variety of vendors, including Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, HP, Dell, SUN, Citrix, VMware and Open Source (e.g. Linux/LAMP, MySQL).

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. http://www.connectria.com


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