TIE Kinetix and LeaseWeb Announce Strategic Partnership

TIE Kinetix (Euronext Amsterdam: TIE) and LeaseWeb International BV announce their agreement in principle on a strategic partnership subject to a confirmatory due diligence.The aim of the partnership is to allow the TIE Kinetix customers access to LeaseWeb’s on-demand high performance internet infrastructure services providing a feature rich and flexible portal environment. TIE Kinetix customers will be able to deploy their services across datacenters located throughout Europe, USA and Asia.

For TIE Kinetix, the strategic partnership with LeaseWeb secures access to best of breed, cloud independent and cost efficient internet infrastructure in a dynamically changing and very competitive market. The co-operation with LeaseWeb allows TIE Kinetix to focus on its core strategy – the successful delivery of a wide range of SaaS (Software as a Service) based solutions for Business-to-Business customers that help automate the exchange of data between companies.

This strategic partnership includes a multiyear hosting agreement, and includes the assignment to LeaseWeb of certain dedicated hosting customers that were acquired as part of the acquisition of TFT GmbH (currently TIE Germany GmbH). As a next step an Operations and Business Plan will be agreed. Financial close of this transaction is planned to be finalized before 31st of December 2015.

About TIE Kinetix
TIE Kinetix transforms the digital supply chain. Our solutions maximize revenue opportunities while minimizing the efforts required to market, sell, deliver and optimize online. Our customers and partners constantly benefit from innovative, field-tested, state-of-the-art technologies, backed by over 25 years of experience and prestigious awards.

TIE Kinetix solutions enable the acceleration of customer demand and sales conversion in the channel. Our Demand Generation Solution for channel management increases lead generation and sales conversion, it automates content adoption, and boosts execution of marketing campaigns via PPC, email and social media.

TIE Kinetix is a public company (Euronext Amsterdam: TIE), and has offices in the United States, the Netherlands, France, Germany, United Kingdom and Australia.
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About LeaseWeb
LeaseWeb is a global Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider offering world class hosting solutions which enables customers to cut cost and focus on their core business. LeaseWeb’s mission is to enable our customers to develop a strong presence on the internet by providing a resilient and easy to use platform of internet infrastructure services. Its platform is used by millions of people to transact and communicate on the internet. 
LeaseWeb has offices and datacenters in the Netherlands, Germany, Singapore and USA.
For more information, visit www.leaseweb.com.
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Media contact LeaseWeb  
Dyan Koning           
PR & AR Marketing Executive   
3621 ZA Breukelen
T:      +31-6-4635-1821     
E:      PR@leaseweb.com