Open Text Extends Partnership with Infused Solutions to include Web Solutions from RedDot



    Infused Solutions Broadens RedDot's Foothold in the Education Market

    ROCHESTER, NY, Oct. 15 /CNW/ - Open Text(TM) Corporation (NASDAQ:   OTEX,
TSX: OTC), the largest independent provider of Enterprise Content Management
(ECM) software and solutions, today announced at the HighEdWebDev 2007
Conference in Rochester, New York, that RedDot, the Open Text Web Solutions
Group has partnered with Infused Solutions, a Virginia-based systems
integrator specializing in Web solutions for institutions of higher education.
This extended partnership with Infused Solutions is part of the company's
commitment to enhancing and expanding the reach and capabilities of its
partners by introducing other products and solutions available from the Open
Text portfolio. An Open Text partner since 2005, Infused Solutions will resell
RedDot software.
    To support this partnership, arrangements have been finalized with the
Virginia Association of State College and University Purchasing Professionals
(VASCUPP) to provide RedDot Web content management and delivery software and
services to the Commonwealth of Virginia public institutions of higher
education. This partnership provides these institutions with the ability to
leverage academic pricing for RedDot software and services.
    Virginia Commonwealth University and Longwood University have selected
Infused Solutions to implement RedDot Content Management to manage new Web,
intranet and extranet sites.
    Quick to implement and offering legendary ease-of-use, RedDot Web content
management and targeted delivery solutions allow Infused Solutions' teams to
quickly and easily build Web, intranet and extranet sites for their higher
education clients.
    "Proven, high value solutions that are easy to implement, and provide
reliability and scalability are exactly what colleges and universities need,"
said Marlon Johnson, President and CEO of Infused Solutions. "With RedDot,
Infused will deliver Web sites, intranets and extranets that offer prospective
students, students, educators and administers the information they need when
they need it."
    "There has been an increasing demand for RedDot products and services
from higher education institutions over the past 18 months and with this new
partnership, we'll be able to extend our reach with more trained experts,"
said Detlef Kamps, General Manager for RedDot North America. "The RedDot
partnership with Infused Solutions combined with the VASCUPP arrangement will
provide a terrific new opportunity for Virginia public institutions of higher
education."

    About Infused

    Infused Solutions uses a client-centric approach to address a business's
IT needs by analyzing, developing, and delivering customized solutions that
will streamline and simplify content, document, and record management. Infused
Solutions provides services that will enable enterprise content management to
be more efficient by working seamlessly with the essential process models and
workflows of a business. Infused focuses on the specific needs of a client to
provide technologically advanced solutions for the creation, management, and
delivery of enterprise content. Infused partners with many client's content
management and delivery needs.

    About RedDot, The Open Text Web Solutions Group

    Open Text Corporation is the largest independent provider of Enterprise
Content Management software and solutions. For more information about Open
Text, please visit: http://www.opentext.com/.
    RedDot, The Open Text Web Solutions Group with more than a decade of
experience in Web Content Management (WCM), provides Web-Centric ECM solutions
to create, manage and deliver the content that drives business. RedDot content
management and delivery solutions are recognized throughout the industry for
their legendary ease of use and feature leading multilingual support;
enterprise Web 2.0 capabilities; content integration; and contextualized
delivery. From midmarket to enterprise, more than 2600 clients around the
world rely on RedDot to create, manage and deliver personalized Web
experiences for their intranets, extranets and Web sites. For more information
about RedDot, The Open Text Web Solutions Group, please visit:
http://www.reddot.com/.

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For further information:

For further information: Rich Maganini, Open Text Corporation, (847)
267-9330, x4266, rmaganin@opentext.com; Michele Stevenson, Open Text
Corporation, (519) 888-7111, x2594, mstevens@opentext.com; Brian Edwards,
McKenzie Worldwide, (503) 577-4583, briane@mckenzieworldwide.com


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