DATATEC LIMITED - Logicalis acquires UK Business Intelligence consultancy Trovus
6 May 2015 8:00
DTC 201505060001A
Logicalis acquires UK Business Intelligence consultancy Trovus

Datatec Limited
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
(Registration number: 1994/005004/06)
ISIN: ZAE000017745
Share Code: DTC

Logicalis acquires UK Business Intelligence consultancy Trovus

Datatec Limited ("Datatec" or the "Group", JSE and LSE: DTC), the international Information and
Communication Technology (ICT) group, announces that its subsidiary, Logicalis Group Limited
("Logicalis"), has acquired Trovus , a UK Business Intelligence consultancy, which provides business
insight solutions, professional services and managed services to large enterprise clients.

Trovus’ analytics solutions equip its customers with rapid access to actionable business insights from
existing data within their own businesses. Its offering is highly complementary to Logicalis’ Business
Analytics and Information Management unit.

The combination will enable Logicalis to significantly increase the depth of its business intelligence
engagement model whilst retaining its focus on licence and supporting infrastructure sales.

Jens Montanana, Datatec's Chief Executive Officer commented:

"This acquisition of Trovus supports our strategic goal of growing annuity revenue streams
within the business. Trovus has highly specialised skills. The acquisition will strengthen
Logicalis’ Business Analytics and Information Management offering to existing customers and
open new doors in the information insights and big data markets."

6 May 2015

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