Digital River Provides Global Online Subscription Services for Adobe Systems Creative Cloud Across 19 Geographies

  Digital River Provides Global Online Subscription Services for Adobe Systems
  Creative Cloud Across 19 Geographies

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- June 19, 2013

Digital River, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRIV), the revenue growth experts in global cloud
commerce, announced that it signed an expanded e-commerce agreement with Adobe
Systems Incorporated. Based on the agreement, Digital River is supporting
subscription purchases of the Adobe^® Creative Cloud^™ desktop applications in
19 geographies, including LATAM, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia,
Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Turkey. Adobe has been a
partner of Digital River since 2004.

“Through our ongoing partnership with Digital River, we have been able to make
the shift to subscriptions a natural next step in the evolution of our global
commerce offering,” said Matt Thompson, Adobe’s executive vice president of
Global Field Operations. “Together, we are delivering our Creative Cloud
subscriptions to customers in our commercial and education markets through a
fully localized purchase experience – from native languages and preferred
payment methods to international tax structures and compliance. Digital
River’s expertise in local markets was a key contributing factor in our
decision to work with them on this project.”

A subscription-based offering, Creative Cloud is Adobe’s flagship product for
creative professionals. It is a hub for making, sharing and delivering
creative work and it is centered around Adobe Creative Suite^® 6 software,
which includes industry-defining design, Web, video and digital imaging tools.
Adobe Creative Cloud subscription membership is US$49.99 per month, with an
annual contract. A special introductory offer of US$29.99 per month for CS3,
CS4, CS5 and CS5.5 individual customers is also available.

“Adobe continues to drive innovation and value for its customers – delivering
new tools and services that are advancing publishing to new levels as well as
making global purchasing easier and more flexible than ever before,” said John
Strosahl, Digital River’s executive vice president. “We are looking forward to
helping Adobe continue to migrate their Creative Cloud business to an online
subscriptions model and expand it across even more geographies in the near
future.”

About Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences. For more information,
visit www.adobe.com.

About Digital River, Inc.

Digital River, Inc., the revenue growth experts in global cloud commerce,
builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers,
consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and
affiliates. Its multi-channel commerce solution, which supports both direct
and indirect sales, is designed to help companies of all sizes maximize online
revenues as well as reduce the costs and risks of running a global commerce
operation. The company’s comprehensive platform offers site development and
hosting, order management, global payments, cloud-based billing, fraud
management, export controls, tax management, physical and digital product
fulfillment, multi-lingual customer service, advanced reporting and strategic
marketing services.

Founded in 1994, Digital River is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices
across the U.S., Asia, Europe and South America. For more details about
Digital River, visit the corporate website, follow the company on Twitter or
call +1 952-253-1234.

Digital River is a registered trademark of Digital River, Inc. All other
company and product names are trademarks, registrations or copyrights of their
respective owners.

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Contact:

Digital River, Inc.
Media Contact:
Gerri Dyrek, +1 952-225-3719
Group Vice President, Corporate Communications
publicrelations@digitalriver.com
or
Investor Relations Contact:
Ed Merritt, +1 952-225-3362
VP, Corporate Development, Treasury & Investor Relations
investorrelations@digitalriver.com
 
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