OpenText Honored as 2013 SAP® Pinnacle Award Recipient

Global Partner Award Recognizes OpenText as a Top SAP Partner in Delivering 
Outstanding Value to Customers with EIM Solutions 
WATERLOO, ON, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - OpenText™ (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC), the 
global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), today announced it 
has received a 2013 SAP® Pinnacle award as a Solution Extension Partner of 
the Year. SAP Pinnacle awards are presented annually to the top SAP partners 
that have excelled in developing and growing their partnership with SAP (NYSE: 
SAP) and driving customer success. Finalists and winners in 19 categories were 
based on field recommendations, customer feedback and performance indicators 
in the following four categories: co-innovation, market expansion, service 
delivery and sustainability. 
"With a partnership spanning over two decades, OpenText's industry alliance 
with SAP has been a driving force in creating and delivering innovative and 
integrated solutions to the global market," said Patrick Barnert, senior vice 
president, Partners and Alliances at OpenText. "As our sixth consecutive win, 
this honor represents more than a shared vision for success; it signifies an 
unwavering dedication to providing our mutual customers with a competitive 
edge in the business world. We look forward to future achievements with SAP 
and eagerly await this year's SAPPHIRE(®) NOW conference, where will be 
showcasing our world-class EIM solutions." 
The SAP Pinnacle awards showcase SAP's commitment to its partner ecosystem 
strategy, which delivers unmatched value to customers and enables SAP to reach 
its business goals. Award winners will be formally recognized at SAPPHIRE NOW, 
SAP's international customer conference being held in Orlando, Fla., May 14-16. 
"We congratulate OpenText on its well-deserved receipt of a 2013 SAP Pinnacle 
award and for its outstanding partnership with SAP," said Eric Duffaut, 
corporate officer and president, Global Ecosystem and Channels, SAP. "SAP is 
an innovative and fast-growth company. We put customer success at the center 
of everything we do. Our vibrant and expanding ecosystem of partners is 
critical to the company we are now and the company we want to become in the 
future. Together with our partners - who are co-innovating with us, reselling 
and implementing our solutions - we offer choice and deliver transformational 
value to our joint customers of all sizes. Partners like OpenText are our 
force multipliers, and today, more than ever, they are essential to our 
customers' success." 
An SAP partner since 1992, OpenText continues to be a leader in the Enterprise 
Information Management market across all major functional areas and 
industries. Thousands of customers of all sizes deploy solutions from 
OpenText, resold as solution extensions by SAP, to seamlessly connect 
unstructured information to SAP business processes. Our integrated solutions 
enable customers to realize the full value of digital data, as information is 
easily discovered, captured, managed, governed, secured, and leveraged. 
To learn more about OpenText EIM and OpenText's partnership with SAP: 

    --  Find out why organizations using our joint solutions "Run
        Better". Watch video interviews with our customers, industry
        analysts, and executives from SAP and OpenText in a recently
        released, iPad-friendly
    --  Check out our
        SAP Customer Success Stories
    --  Visit OpenText at
        SAPPHIRE NOW, where it
        will be exhibiting in booth #1025
    --  Read the blog of
        Mark Barrenechea, OpenText's CEO
    --  Visit the
        OpenText EIM Resource Center
        to view the latest customer videos, whitepapers and more
    --  Follow OpenText on Twitter
        @opentext and on
        Facebook at

About OpenText 
OpenText provides Enterprise Information Management software that enables 
companies of all sizes and industries to manage, secure and leverage their 
unstructured business information, either in their data center or in the 
cloud. Over 50,000 companies already use OpenText solutions to unleash the 
power of their information. To learn more about OpenText (NASDAQ: OTEX; TSX: 
OTC), please visit:

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and the actual outcome may be materially different. OpenText's assumptions, 
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differ materially from the expectations set out herein. For additional 
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OpenText's Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and 
other securities filings with the SEC and other securities regulators. Unless 
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whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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trademark of Open Text SA and/or Open Text ULC. SAP, SAPPHIRE and all SAP 
logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in 
several other countries. All other product and service names mentioned are the 
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names, brands and service names mentioned herein are property of Open Text SA 
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