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All Covered Acquires California-Based KnowledgeCentrix

Division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. Expands Its Footprint in Southern California

FOSTER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - January 24, 2014) - All Covered, a division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. (Konica Minolta) and one of the nation's leading IT Services companies, is pleased to announce that KnowledgeCentrix, a full-service IT Services consulting company serving businesses in Southern California, has joined All Covered. With the addition of KnowledgeCentrix, All Covered now has a strong foothold in Los Angeles and brings on board a talented group of IT Services professionals that understand the technology demands facing businesses today.

"We are excited to begin 2014 with the addition of KnowledgeCentrix, a company that shares our passion for delivering best-in-class IT Services," says Todd Croteau, president of All Covered. "Their deep expertise helping customers implement cloud technologies aligns with our cloud services offerings and allows us to meet the growing demand from customers for cloud-based document storage and sharing."

Servicing Southern California with offices in Los Angeles, Irvine and San Diego, KnowledgeCentrix has been providing IT services and technology consulting to businesses of all sizes. KnowledgeCentrix excels in seven core solution practices including Virtualization, Unified Communications, Information Worker, Business Continuity Disaster Recovery, Infrastructure Optimization, Application Delivery and Managed Services. A team of IT and business experts not only implement and support customer technology initiatives, but also assess and make strategic recommendations on how to optimize and maximize current infrastructure investments.

"From our initial discussions to present, I am confident that All Covered and Konica Minolta share a common value system with KnowledgeCentrix," says Chris Andreozzi, president of KnowledgeCentrix. "Both companies believe that taking care of employees and customers is a top priority. As a result of the acquisition, we will now be able to offer our customers a broader selection of technology services to enable their continued business success. Equally important, KnowledgeCentrix employees will benefit long term from increased opportunities with All Covered and Konica Minolta."

About All Covered

All Covered, a division of Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc., is one of the nation's leading IT services companies. For more than 15 years, All Covered has been helping businesses across all verticals with their IT support needs. All Covered has local offices in over 25 cities with more than 500 engineers, and is fully certified in all major technologies. For more information, visit www.allcovered.com.

About Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is a leader in advanced document management technologies and IT Services. The company focuses on complete business solutions including production print systems, digital presses, multifunctional products (MFPs), managed print services, vertical application solutions and related services and supplies. Konica Minolta has won numerous awards and recognition including being recognized as the #1 Brand for Customer Loyalty in the MFP Office Copier Market by Brand Keys for six consecutive years, and "A3 MFP Line of the Year" award winner from Buyers Laboratory LLC for three consecutive years. In 2012, Konica Minolta received "Document Imaging Solutions Line of the Year" recognition from BLI. The company has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for two years in a row. For more information, please visit www.CountOnKonicaMinolta.com and follow Konica Minolta on FacebookYouTube, and Twitter.

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