Covisint Webcast to Detail Strategies for Seizing the Next-Generation Connected Vehicle Opportunity, Featuring Leading

Covisint Webcast to Detail Strategies for Seizing the Next-Generation
Connected Vehicle Opportunity, Featuring Leading Automotive Analyst

Covisint to Host Webcast on Best Practices in Cloud-Based Integration
Strategies and App Successes for Connected Vehicles, Featuring Gartner's Thilo
Koslowski

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DETROIT, June 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covisint, a Compuware (Nasdaq:CPWR)
company, today announced that it is hosting a free webcast on vehicle and
owner connectivity. The June 25 event, titled "From the Cloud to the Vehicle,"
will feature not only Covisint, but also Gartner's lead analyst for connected
vehicle technology, Thilo Koslowski, highlighting strategic areas of
connectivity and mobility of interest to automakers, suppliers and industry
professionals.

Koslowski will address key industry trends, focusing on how quickly
connectivity is advancing, the global-yet-local technology strategies needed,
how supply chains are changing as well as technology adoption trends. He also
will offer three key guidelines for successful connected vehicle apps
strategies.

"The automobile will become the ultimate mobile device," according to a recent
Symposium presentation Koslowski gave in Orlando, Fla. "Companies that ignore
the disruptive forces that the connected vehicle will unleash will miss
significant opportunities. Automotive organizations in particular must embrace
the connected vehicle to stay relevant in the future."*

Covisint's Tim Evavold, Director of Connected Vehicle Delivery, will outline
the cloud-based shift driving this trend and the issues organizations face
when seeking to integrate these technologies, people, devices and systems into
a single, collaborative ecosystem. In addition, Evavold also will discuss:

1.best practices for successful vehicle and back-end system integration
    strategies;
2.tips on increasing the speed-of-delivery for the new connected vehicle
    features; and,
3.how to leverage a cloud-based platform to enable more flexibility for
    OEMs, suppliers, telematics service providers (TSPs), partners and more.

Who should VPs of technology, mobility strategies; CIOs and technicians; OEM
attend:    mobile
          media departments; OEM brand and marketing leaders and their teams;
           OEM
          connected vehicle program leaders; connected vehicle service
           providers and
          anyone interested in owner and vehicle engagement using a
           cloud-based strategy
          
When:      2 p.m. Eastern, 11 a.m. Pacific, Tuesday, June 25, 2013
          
How to     http://offers.covisint.com/GartnerWebcast_Registration.html
register:

Covisint's cloud engagement platform offers a robust, secure and proven
platform for driving additional revenue and customer loyalty through connected
vehicle initiatives. With Covisint, CIOs, CMOs and LOB leaders can deliver a
unified and global connected vehicle platform that aligns with their business
strategies, through a single integrated experience across the ownership
lifecycle.

*Gartner Symposium Presentation, Your Free Car Is Arriving: How Technology Is
Ending a Century-Old Business Model, Thilo Koslowski, October 2012.

Covisint, a Compuware Company

Covisint provides the leading cloud engagement platform for creating and
enabling new mission-critical external business processes. Our solutions
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external audiences that define their success -- including customers, business
partners, and suppliers.Covisint allows its clients to establish a secure,
reliable, integrated presence in the cloud, and offer the kind of engaging
information experiences that people everywhere have come to expect. Learn more
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