Birdville Independent School District Graduates to Rimini Street Support Services

    PeopleSoft Licensee Achieves 50% Support Cost Savings and Receives
Ultra-Responsive Service

    LAS VEGAS, September 10 /CNW/ - Rimini Street, Inc., the leading
independent maintenance and support provider for Siebel, PeopleSoft, and JD
Edwards (NASDAQ:  ORCL) software, today announced that Birdville Independent
School District has achieved savings of more than 50% in annual support costs
for their PeopleSoft system since switching to Rimini Street last year, has
received a level of service that surpasses their prior experience with the
software vendor, and is positioned to achieve its objective of running its
PeopleSoft applications through 2012 and beyond without any costly, required

    Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Birdville
provides K-12 education in thirty-two campuses across seven cities. Birdville
is one of the largest school districts in Texas with approximately 22,000
students. To support its organizational goals, Birdville has chosen an
information technology strategy that includes reducing annual software
maintenance costs and driving more value out of its existing PeopleSoft 8.8
HRMS and Financials applications by extending the operational life of these
mature products. Rimini Street is helping Birdville to achieve its objectives
by providing timely, accurate tax & regulatory updates with the fastest
legislature-to-live(TM) process in the industry, as well as quickly
identifying and resolving issues without the need to perform costly upgrades
or to apply cumbersome bundles of multiple fixes.

    "Birdville is focused on educational excellence for its students," said
Julie Wallace, Executive Director of Technology, Birdville Independent School
District. "To help us deliver on our educational goals, our mission-critical
PeopleSoft products need to operate correctly and smoothly. Rimini Street has
quickly resolved every single service request we've raised with the most
responsive service-level we have ever experienced. Rimini Street will enable
us to meet our financial and IT strategic objectives in the future with more
than a 50% savings in annual support costs. Beyond the cost savings and
outstanding support, the most important value is the savings in future
implementation costs. We won't have to do another implementation for quite a
while. We couldn't be happier with our decision to move our support to Rimini

    About Rimini Street, Inc.

    Rimini Street is the leading independent provider of enterprise software
support services. The company is redefining the market with an innovative,
next-generation support program that enables Siebel, PeopleSoft, and JD
Edwards licensees to remain on their current software release without any
required upgrades or migrations for ten years or more. In addition to a higher
service-level commitment, Rimini Street provides customers with an average
savings of more than 50 percent in annual support fees when compared to
Oracle. To learn more, please visit or call (702)

    Rimini Street and the Rimini Street logo are trademarks of Rimini Street,
Inc. All other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective
owners. Copyright (C) 2007. All rights reserved.

For further information:

For further information: Rimini Street, Inc. David Rowe, 925-699-3391

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