New BroadVision 9 Solution Mobilizes and Socializes e-Business

New BroadVision 9 Solution Mobilizes and Socializes e-Business

e-Business 2.0 Platform Combines Relationship Management With Engagement
Management to Transform the Way Businesses Engage With Their Customers

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BroadVision, Inc.
(Nasdaq:BVSN), a global leader in e-business and social business solutions,
today announced the launch of BroadVision 9. The new solution is designed to
enable customers to unify e-business with enterprise social networking into
one cohesive and robust solution. BroadVision 9 builds on the strength of
BroadVision's e-business expertise by adding the Clearvale® enterprise social
networking solution to its K2 e-business platform, which includes
Personalization for Portals and Transaction Management for e-Commerce,
delivering powerful social and mobile capabilities to e-commerce Web sites.

BroadVision 9 will revolutionize e-business 2.0 platforms by seamlessly tying
cloud-based relationship management with engagement management.With
BroadVision 9, companies will gain new levels of insights into their
organization and how it does business with its customers. The new solution
will enable companies to work socially and unlock true business potential by
engaging and connecting with customers anytime, with anyone, and on any
device.By taking social networking principles and applying these to
e-business, companies will have immediate access to information they need to
close customer deals, enable people to find new information or resources for a
more personalized customer experience, and provide a more transparent
environment where accountable business decisions can be made.

BroadVision 9 is designed to help organizations in a wide range of vertical
industries including systems integrators, human resources, healthcare,
telecommunications, higher education, financial services, marketing, and
others.Providing a cost-effective solution with a rapid-time to deployment,
BroadVision 9 customers will benefit from:

  *A Flexible and Secure Interface: Connecting with customers in workspaces
    that are totally private, semi-private, or open gives financial service
    companies the ability to do business and personally meet the needs of each
    customer at their most convenient times in a safe, controlled manner
    regardless of time zones, location, or device
  *Enhanced Customer Service: Social and mobile capabilities make it easier
    for telecommunication sales teams to discuss and analyze customer
    questions and comments for more personalized and efficient customer
    service, often reducing support costs
  *Deeper Brand Loyalty: Keep retail customers engaged with the brand by
    providing a rich community experience where they can connect, build
    relationships, share ideas, create content, and learn from one another or
    invited experts on community blogs, wikis, forums, events, calendars, and
    polls

"With BroadVision 9, we will be providing companies with a unified mobile and
social platform to transform traditional relationship management to engagement
management with immediate impact to the bottom line," said Dr. Pehong Chen,
Chairman, President, and CEO of BroadVision."For example, a financial
institution can use the solution's flexible infrastructure to conduct separate
types of engagement between three different constituencies, namely their
clients, internal relationship managers, and third party financial
experts.Clients can participate in special communities moderated by the
institution or third party domain experts to gain in-depth knowledge or
exchange ideas about a host of financial issues or products on an anonymous
basis.Meanwhile, the financial institution and its relationship managers have
full access to all of the client's questions and preferences, and can
follow-up in private and secure individualized communities with personalized
services.Moreover, this unified platform enables the financial institution to
retain its corporate knowledge and memory of all activities, and thereby
achieving superior governance internally and higher customer satisfaction and
retention externally."

BroadVision® solutions power some of the world's most sophisticated public and
private Web sites.BroadVision K2 solutions are comprehensive and scalable
e-business platforms and include Business, eMerchandising, Financial, and
Commerce Agility Suites.Clearvale by BroadVision is the social network for
business where transparency and accountability mean real work gets done.Only
Clearvale enables businesses to establish separate social networks for both
internal and external entities and manage them together as a whole, creating a
social enterprise ecosystem.

Additional Resources:

  *Learn more about Clearvale
  *Read the BroadVision blog
  *Watch a video about Clearvale
  *Follow Clearvale on Twitter @Clearvale
  *Like Clearvale on Facebook

About BroadVision

Driving innovation since 1993, BroadVision (Nasdaq:BVSN) is an innovative
provider of e-business and social networking solutions for organizations
seeking to grow profitably by improving online business processes through
invited participation and social interaction. Our solutions -- including
Clearvale, the world's first network of networks for the socially driven
enterprise -- enable mission-critical e-business for next-generation
organizations around the globe. The customers benefiting from BroadVision
solutions include Aeroxchange Ltd., Centre for Railway Information Systems,
Controller General of Defence Accounts, Fiat S.p.A., Hilti AG, Iberia, Indian
Railways Catering and Tourism Company, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd., Malayala
Manorama Co. Ltd., Promart Retail India Pvt. Ltd., SINA, SOFTBANK TELECOM
Corp., Thomas Cook India Ltd., Vodafone, and more. Visit www.BroadVision.com
for more details.

BroadVision and Clearvale and all their case-sensitive permutations are
trademarks or registered trademarksof BroadVision, Inc. in the United States
of America and other countries.

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CONTACT: BroadVision Contact:
         Karen Cohen
         Public & Analyst Relations Manager
         BroadVision, Inc.
         650.295.0716 x7174
         karen.cohen@broadvision.com

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