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EarthLink Switches to ERMS for Emergency Notifications and Mass Communications

Oakville, ON – March 12, 2012 | ERMS Corporation announced EarthLink, Inc., one of the US’s leading IT services and communications providers, has enhanced their crisis communication abilities by switching to the ERMS Advantage emergency mass notification system.

The ERMS system is very easy to use with features like message templates, self-managed call throttling, self-managed lexicon and audio preview (available everywhere text-to-speech is used), group selection via Mapper, dynamic group creation, and more.

“We understand business continuity is one of EarthLink’s primary drivers forEarthlink
emergency mass notification; ERMS is a perfect solution for business continuity professionals,” said Sylvain Rollin, President and CEO of ERMS. “Our comprehensive system gives organizations like EarthLink the flexibility they need to execute the communications portion of their existing business continuity plans. As opposed to changing their plans to suit their emergency notification system,” he added.

About EarthLink

EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK) is a leading IT services and communications provider to more than 150,000 businesses and one million consumers nationwide. EarthLink empowers customers with managed services including cloud computing, managed and private cloud, and virtualization services such as managed hosting and cloud workspace. EarthLink also offers a robust portfolio of IT security, application hosting, colocation and IT support services. The company operates an extensive network spanning 28,800 route fiber miles with 90 metro fiber rings and 4 secure data centers providing ubiquitous nationwide data and voice IP service coverage across more than 90 percent of the country. Founded in 1994, EarthLink's award-winning reputation for outstanding service and product innovation is supported by an experienced team of professionals focused on best-in-class customer care. For more information, visit EarthLink's website at www.earthlink.net.