GDS International's MeetTheBoss TV Welcomes Partnership with T-Systems for Unique Broadcast Series Discussing IT Transformation

  GDS International's MeetTheBoss TV Welcomes Partnership with T-Systems for
             Unique Broadcast Series Discussing IT Transformation

  PR Newswire

  BRISTOL, England, March 18, 2013

BRISTOL, England, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Leading IPTV business channel MeetTheBoss TV , a business unit of GDS
International , and Germany's largest IT Services company T-Systems are to
undertake a unique broadcast series focused on IT Transformation on March 21
^st , 2013.

A virtual business TV channel with a global membership base exceeding 107,000
senior-level executives across a spectrum of mature industries and job
functions - from CEOs, CIOs, CFOs, CMOs, and COOs to SVPs, VPs, Directors and
Business Unit Heads - MeetTheBoss TV provides a unique value proposition,
allowing its members to become part of the conversation through a combination
of public-facing broadcasts and private, knowledge-sharing virtual

T-Systems will be leveraging this platform to offer its thought-leading
solutions on IT Transformation; debuting their experience with MeetTheBoss TV
as an initial broadcast on its CIO Channel, focused on IT Transformation

Post-broadcast, the German IT Services giant will work with MeetTheBoss TV to
identify 10 of the channel's most applicable CIO members looking to build
their own Transformation Plan, and formally invite them to sit in on two,
ninety-minute roundtables led by T-Systems and moderated by MeetTheBoss TV's
Editor-In-Chief, Adam Burns, to enable a balanced conversation and encourage
knowledge-sharing on a range of pre-defined topics.

T-Systems manage multi-sourcing contracts for Deutsche Telekom's corporate
customers such as Shell, Daimler and Old Mutual, and hold responsibility for
overseeing voice and data communication infrastructures as part of a wider
transformation strategy.

Richard Stirk, VP of Content at MeetTheBoss TV, said: "We are extremely
excited to be afforded the opportunity of partnering with T-Systems on
MeetTheBoss TV. A leader in the IT services arena, T-Systems are pushing the
boundaries and cementing themselves in an exponentially accelerated world -
and we believe we can help deliver their message to the most senior-level
executives on a global scale; creating targeted and engaging content to
generate the conversations that matter and provide clear ROI."

About MeetTheBoss TV

MeetTheBoss TV, a business unit of GDS International, is an IPTV channel for
senior executives looking to source innovative solution providers, develop
management skills and meet peers online through virtual roundtable
discussions. It serves over 107,000 members from Fortune 2000 companies across
Europe, North America and Asia.

About GDS International

GDS International creates engagement opportunities for business, onsite and

We bring senior executives together, face-to-face, at exclusive summits,
conferences, and on virtual private roundtables to advance their business with
brilliant results. We create tangible business opportunities: networking
platforms that help to establish thought leaders, stay in touch with existing
partners, and stay abreast of crucial market, technology and regulatory

We're almost 20 years old. Our headquarters are based in Bristol, UK, with
subsidiaries offices in Sao Paulo, New York, Miami and Sydney.

For more information about GDS International or any of its many products
please visit 

About Deutsche Telekom

Deutsche Telekom is one of the world's leading integrated telecommunications
companies with more than 131 million mobile customers, 33 million
fixed-network lines and over 17 million broadband lines (as of September 30,
2012). The Group provides products and services for the fixed network, mobile
communications, the Internet and IPTV for consumers, and ICT solutions for
business customers and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in
around 50 countries and has over 230,000 employees worldwide. The Group
generated revenues of EUR 58.7 billion in the 2011 financial year - more than
half of it outside Germany (as of December 31, 2011).

About T-Systems

Drawing on a global infrastructure of data centers and networks, T-Systems
operates information and communication technology (ICT) systems for
multinational corporations and public sector institutions. T-Systems provides
integrated solutions for the networked future of business and society. The
company's some 48,200 employees combine industry expertise and ICT innovations
to add significant value to customers' core business all over the world.

T-Systems generated revenue of around EUR 9.2 billion in the 2011 financial

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