Synacor Completes Email Migration for Tesco Broadband

Synacor Completes Email Migration for Tesco Broadband

Relationship With Tesco Broadband Through Global Telecoms Leader, Cable &
Wireless Worldwide

BUFFALO, N.Y. and WARRINGTON, UK, Dec. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Synacor,
Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNC), provider of millions of email boxes worldwide and the
leading provider of next-gen startpages, TV Everywhere solutions and cloud
services across multiple devices for cable, satellite, telecom and consumer
electronics companies, today announced it has completed email migration for
Cable & Wireless Worldwide's customer Tesco Broadband, the broadband division
of the UK's largest retailer. All of Tesco's active email accounts are now
operational using Synacor's Cloud Email Platform.

"We're thrilled to work with Tesco Broadband and to have successfully migrated
them to our cloud e-mail service. We demonstrated our ability to manage a
customer in the UK and our commitment to grow Synacor's customer base
globally," said George Chamoun, Synacor co-founder and EVP.

Tesco's new email platform from Synacor is customizable and provides a webmail
client that has the rich functionality of a desktop client, including
functions consumers expect to find in a leading messaging experience (spam and
abuse protection, expansive storage, advanced message search, address book and
calendar options), creating a complete communication suite. Synacor's
end-to-end email platform offers home, business or power users a robust,
easy-to-use email solution.

"We're delighted to work with Synacor through our relationship with Cable &
Wireless Worldwide," said Anthony Vollmer, Tesco International Telecoms & UK
Broadband Director. "By using Synacor's highly reliable service, we're able to
deliver a robust, customizable and secure offering that gives our users a
comprehensive, enjoyable and safe email experience."

Recently reported in eMarketer, more than 90% of Internet users still prefer
email as their choice form of communication—underscoring that email remains
the preferred method of electronic communication. Synacor's cloud email
solution offers a feature-rich interface with added user benefits like
integrated voicemail, expansive storage and the ability to access Facebook and
Twitter—all from one location. Synacor's best of breed solution includes
partnerships with companies like Zimbra, Cloudmark, Return Path, Spamhaus and
Scality to deliver a trusted and proven cloud service.

For more information on Synacor's cloud services, TV Everywhere and more,
please visit www.synacor.com or email tellmemore@synacor.com.

About Synacor

Synacor's white-label platform enables cable, satellite, telecom and consumer
electronics companies to deliver TV Everywhere, digital entertainment,
cloud-based services and apps to their end-consumers across multiple devices,
strengthening those relationships while monetizing the engagement. Synacor
(Nasdaq:SYNC), is headquartered in Buffalo, NY. For more information, visit
synacor.com. Integrate. Authenticate. Engage.

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