Connectria Partners With Advanced System Design To Provide iSeries Managed Hosting & iSeries Remote Monitoring & Management To Worldwide Dealers of a Large Equipment Manufacturer

ST. LOUIS, MO (December 29, 2008) - Connectria Corporation, a leading provider of world-class IT infrastructure outsourcing solutions, and Advance System Designs (ASD), a leading supplier of IT services, today announced a partnership to provide iSeries Managed Hosting and iSeries Remote Monitoring & Management services to a worlwide dealers of a large Equipment Manufacturer. For many years, the equipment manufacturer had supported its dealers with an internally developed and hosted suite of software applications that automated its dealers' business operations. They recently decided to discontinue the support of this environment, and requested several of its partners including, ASD and Connectria, to offer Managed iSeries Solutions.

ASD will provide iSeries engineering, account support and migration assistance to the dealers, and Connectria will provide iSeries Managed Hosting and iSeries Remote Monitoring & Management. With Connectria's iSeries Managed Hosting, the dealer's iSeries server resides in Connectria's fault-tolerant data centers and is hosted and managed by Connectria 24/7. With Connectria's iSeries Remote Monitoring & Management solutions, the dealer's iSeries server resides in the dealer's data center and Connectria's staff remotely monitors and manages the iSeries server from its Connectria's 24/7 Network Operations Center. To date, nearly a dozen dealers have selected a Connectria / ASD solution, with many more dealers under consideration.

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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. http://www.connectria.com

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