Andover, MA, August 6, 2010 – NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVI, news, filings) that the Special Committee (the “Committee”) of the Board of Directors has unanimously rejected the July 12, 2010 unsolicited, conditional proposal by Atlantic Investors, LLC to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of NaviSite not owned by Atlantic for $3.05 per share. The Committee will continue to consider strategic alternatives available to NaviSite, including maintaining NaviSite as a standalone public company. NaviSite does not intend to disclose developments with respect to any consideration of strategic alternatives unless and until the Committee and the Board of Directors have approved a specific course of action.
NaviSite, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVI) is the premier provider of complex hosting, application management and managed cloud services for enterprises. NaviSite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including Application Services, industry-leading Enterprise Hosting, and Managed Cloud Services for enterprises looking to outsource IT infrastructure and lower their capital and operational costs. Over 1,400 customers depend on NaviSite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centers supported by approximately 600 professionals. For more information on NaviSite services, please visit www.navisite.com .
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