Compuware Signs New Application Performance Management (APM) Partnership

Compuware Signs New Application Performance Management (APM) Partnership

Compuware APM to Be Leveraged Across Amdocs' Software Lifecycle and Offered to
                     End Clients' Production Environments

DETROIT, March 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Compuware Corporation
(Nasdaq:CPWR), the technology performance company delivering a new generation
of APM, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Amdocs, the
leading provider of customer experience systems and services, to be a supplier
of application performance management (APM) for itsproduction environments.

Compuware APM—dynaTrace—will be one of Amdocs' preferred production monitoring
and support solutions, facilitating solution development and testing and
helping to drive faster delivery and better solution performance and

"Traditional" APM tools do not provide the flexibility, agility and visibility
required to handle the increasing complexity of applications and the
underlining environments. Independent vendors like Amdocs are choosing
Compuware's new generation APM since it addresses this complexity, ensuring
solution serviceability, a shorter software development lifecycle and faster
time-to-market. Most recently, dynaTrace was used to support the development
and testing of the new, Amdocs CES 9 product suite. Its ability to deep-dive
into running systems combined with its low operational overhead proved
particularly valuable during the functional and scalability testing of the
integrated suite.

"Telecommunications is one of our largest industries," said Blair Drenner,
Vice President of Strategic Business Development at Compuware Corporation.
"Compuware's partnership with Amdocs will deliver the stability and
performance expected in an industry where these tie tightly to brand and

Compuware APM is the leader in a new generation of application performance
management. Unlike traditional APM solutions that are heavy, difficult and
reactive, Compuware APM is light, smart and proactive. Compuware APM is built
to manage the complexity of today's most challenging modern applications
including mobile, cloud, big data and SOA. Compuware APM optimizes and
monitors tens of thousands of applications for more than 4,000 customers,
large and small, around the globe. Through the lens of end-user experience,
our customers enjoy faster performance, proactive problem resolution,
accelerated time-to-market and reduced application management costs through
smarter analytics, advanced APM automation and a unique performance lifecycle

Compuware is recognized as a leader in the "Magic Quadrant for Application
Performance Monitoring" report. To read more about Compuware's leadership in
the APM market, click here.

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About Amdocs

For more than 30 years, Amdocs has ensured service providers' success and
embraced their biggest challenges. To win in the connected world, service
providers rely on Amdocs to simplify the customer experience, harness the data
explosion, stay ahead with new services and improve operational efficiency.
The global company uniquely combines a market-leading BSS, OSS and network
control product portfolio with value-driven professional services and managed
services operations. With revenue of $3.2 billion in fiscal 2012, Amdocs and
its 20,000 employees serve customers in more than 60 countries.

Amdocs: Embrace Challenge, Experience Success.

For more information, visit Amdocs at

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experts and best practices to ensure technology works well and delivers value.
Compuware solutions make the world's most important technologies perform at
their best for leading organizations worldwide, including 46 of the top 50
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