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Emerson Network Power to Help Build Asia's Largest Green Data Center

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Emerson Joins Teliti Consortium to Provide Energy-Efficient Technologies for Multimillion-Dollar Project</i> </p>

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Emerson Network Power to Help Build Asia's Largest Green Data Center09:00 EDT Thursday, October 13, 2011 COLUMBUS, Ohio (Business Wire) -- Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity, and efficiency of critical infrastructure, is joining a group of companies that are providing technologies and solutions for a world-class green data center being built in Malaysia by Teliti International, a leading Malaysian IT services provider. With an ultimate capacity of 120,000 square feet, Teliti's facility will be Asia's largest green data center. The data center, due to open with an initial 45,000 square feet in the first half of 2012, will offer customers a variety of cost-effective and reliable services, including advanced Internet hosting, flexible co-location, cloud computing, and fully managed information technology services such as managed storage and processing on demand. “The world-class technologies from Emerson Network Power and our other partners provide us with the unique ability to monitor and control every aspect of our data center infrastructure, including power, cooling, and space utilization,” said Musa Mohd Lazim, CEO of Teliti Datacentres. “This allows us to fine-tune data center operations and to observe trends in capacity utilization to ensure optimal management. In bringing together a consortium of companies with industry-leading expertise in their respective fields, we have found a winning formula for a sustainable, cutting-edge green data center.” Teliti will deploy a variety of Emerson Network Power technologies, including: Uninterruptible power supply systems, surge protection, battery monitoring, and power transfer switches. Precision cooling and cold aisle containment. Power distribution units and enclosures. Access, control, and monitoring software and hardware. “Emerson Network Power's technologies are designed to maximize the availability, capacity, and efficiency of data centers like this one,” said Scott Barbour, Emerson Network Power business leader. “With Emerson's long-standing tradition of technology and engineering expertise, customers subscribing to Teliti's services can rest assured that they are partnering with a best-in-class provider.” About Emerson Network Power Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson, is the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity™ from grid to chip for telecommunication networks, data centers, and health care and industrial facilities. Emerson Network Power provides innovative solutions and expertise in areas including AC and DC power and precision cooling systems, embedded computing and power, integrated racks and enclosures, power switching and controls, infrastructure management, and connectivity. All solutions are supported globally by local Emerson Network Power service technicians. Learn more about Emerson Network Power products and services at www.EmersonNetworkPower.com. About Emerson Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and tools and storage businesses. Sales in fiscal 2010 were $21 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com. About Teliti Teliti International is Malaysia's premier IT services and solutions company. With almost two decades of experience, Teliti has established itself as the trusted partner to a host of blue chip and government organisations, undertaking large-scale and national projects within industries ranging from oil & gas to financial services. Teliti Datacentres, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teliti International, is a builder and provider of fully-integrated data centres and related services in Malaysia. It is currently building a ‘green' facility in the Bandar Enstek technology park, which, at 120,000 sq ft of net lettable area, will be one of the largest data centres in Asia. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, one of the foremost business hubs in Southeast Asia, Teliti is expanding operations to engage with key international markets, including the ASEAN region and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.teliti.com. For Emerson Network PowerMike Slatin, 314-982-8661slatinm@fleishman.com