OpenText Honored as 2013 SAP® Pinnacle Award Recipient

            OpenText Honored as 2013 SAP® Pinnacle Award Recipient

PR Newswire

WATERLOO, ON, April 16, 2013

Global Partner Award Recognizes OpenText as a Top SAP Partner in Delivering
Outstanding Value to Customers with EIM Solutions

WATERLOO, ON, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - 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

"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 eBook.
  *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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forward-looking statements or information under applicable securities laws.
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forecasts and projections about the operating environment, economies and
markets in which the company operates. These statements are subject to
important assumptions, risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict,
and the actual outcome may be materially different. OpenText's assumptions,
although considered reasonable by the company at the date of this press
release, may prove to be inaccurate and consequently its actual results could
differ materially from the expectations set out herein. For additional
information with respect to risks and other factors which could occur, see
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
otherwise required by applicable securities laws, OpenText disclaims any
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whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking
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Copyright ©2013 Open Text Corporation. OpenText is a trademark or registered
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
trademarks of their respective companies. The list of trademarks is not
exhaustive of other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names, company
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SOURCE Open Text Corporation


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