Internap Enhances CDN Services with Digital Rights Platform from BuyDRM

Alliance Enables Rich Media Delivery Customers to More Effectively Monetize Digital Audio and Video Content.

AtlantaJanuary 2, 2008 — Internap Network Services Corporation (NASDAQ: INAP), a global provider of end-to-end Internet business solutions, today announced the integration of BuyDRM's KeyOS Pay Media Platform into Internap's content delivery network (CDN) services. Enhancing the robust features of Internap's rich media delivery solutions, BuyDRM's technology will provide customers of Microsoft Windows Media with greater Web content marketing and monetization tools while powering live and on-demand rich media streaming and downloads.

"The alliance between Internap's world-class rich-media delivery services and BuyDRM's KeyOS Pay Media Platform brings unparalleled media delivery and business solutions to the market," said Christopher Levy, chief executive officer of BuyDRM. "These solutions are focused squarely on the exploding new media market, offering customers a seamless digital media experience."

"Internap's integration with BuyDRM KeyOS platform proves its dedication to Silverlight and providing superior digital media solutions," said Tom Honeybone, senior director, Silverlight business development at Microsoft Corp. "Together we can ensure our customers have the most advanced technology to deliver rich interactive solutions on the Web."

Through Internap and BuyDRM's support of Silverlight, the MediaConsole features compatibility with the Silverlight PlayReady DRM component and the player's cross-platform functionality. As a result, Internap customers are empowered with a suite of the most advanced technology solutions that will continue to be on the forefront of the market for online streaming media.

"Content owners and applications managers need comprehensive workflow management tools and business intelligence systems to maximize the value of their content and the performance of their applications," said Philip N. Kaplan, chief strategy officer for Internap. "The integration of our suite of IP and rich media networking services with BuyDRM's software platform enables Internap to meet this demand and provide our customers with a competitive edge."

About BuyDRM

BuyDRM™ is a leading provider of Digital Rights Management and Content Security Services for the entertainment, enterprise and education industries with customers spanning the globe. With 11 years of market-leading experience in implementing commercial DRM solutions and media technologies, BuyDRM™ has amassed substantial success stories for many of today’s largest brands. Television networks, movie studios, cable MSO's, Telcos, and premium content distributors use BuyDRM's™ award-winning KeyOS™ DRM Platform to provide robust content security for their IP video offerings to a variety of connected devices. BuyDRM’s™ customers include NBC Universal, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Alliance Films, HBO GO Europe and HBO GO Asia, the BBC, RTL Klub, FotoKem, By Deluxe, Intertrust’s SyncTV, SingTel, SC Johnson, Smith Micro and Waoo DK.

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About Internap

Internap is a leading Internet solutions company that provides The Ultimate Online ExperienceT by managing, delivering and distributing applications and content with unsurpassed performance and reliability. With a global platform of data centers, managed Internet services, a content delivery network (CDN) and content monetization services, Internap frees its customers to innovate their business and create new revenue opportunities. More than 3,500 companies across the globe trust Internap to help them achieve their Internet business goals.

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Publication Date: Wednesday, January 2, 2008