Leonovus Announces Partnership with Italian Distributor – Systematika Distribution

“Our end-users have rapidly growing petabyte-scale unstructured data, originating from a variety of sources. They are very concerned about data protection and security, with critical audit and compliance requirements like GDPR needing to be addressed. With Leonovus they will have the flexibility to store their data in a hybrid or multi-cloud architecture, with a cryptographically-verifiable audit trail of all access to the data stored resulting in reduced storage costs while enabling near 100% data durability,”

January 31st, 2019

OTTAWA, January 31, 2019 — Leonovus Inc., (“Leonovus or the Company”) (TSXV:
LTV) (OTC: LVNSF) and Systematika Distribution, a division of Comparex Italia Srl. (“Systematika”), have signed a distribution agreement to support the Company’s global
expansion strategy. Customer engagements begin with a joint roadshow in Rome and Milan the first week of March 2019.

For over thirty years Systematika, based in Italy, has focused on “high technological value” software distribution to its customers while also providing training services, presales support, laboratories, marketing initiatives, incentives, and consultancy to support their partners. Systematika Distribution is part of the COMPAREX Group, a European leader in the IT sales and services market. The COMPAREX group employs over 2,350 people in approximately 80 locations in 34 countries in America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

“Our end-users have rapidly growing petabyte-scale unstructured data, originating from a variety of sources. They are very concerned about data protection and security, with critical audit and compliance requirements like GDPR needing to be addressed. With Leonovus they will have the flexibility to store their data in a hybrid or multi-cloud architecture, with a cryptographically-verifiable audit trail of all access to the data stored resulting in reduced storage costs while enabling near 100% data durability,” said Franco Puricelli, Director – Sales Manager & Business Development Systematika Distribution

“European cloud and colocation markets are booming. According to Vertiv, 57% of enterprise companies plan to increase their use of cloud and off-site data storage.   Adding Systematika to our distribution network continues our rapid expansion of regional and more focused CSPs in Europe in support of our global expansion. Last week we completed our training with the Systematika team,” said Michael Gaffney, CEO, and Chairman, Leonovus.

To learn more about Leonovus’ unique solutions, check out ‘How Leonovus Works’ at www.leonovus.com

About Systematika

Systematika Distribution is one of the most important operating companies in the distribution of solutions for the Professional Information Technology market. Building on
the experience gained since 1983 as the Italian representative of the US group Lifeboat Distribution, in 2001 it became one of the leading divisions of COMPAREX, a German
multinational based in Leipzig, present in the main European markets.

To learn more, please visit www.systematika.it

About Leonovus

Leonovus is a cloud solutions software provider that offers the leading blockchain hardened hyper-secure software-defined object storage solution. Designed with the IT manager in mind, Leonovus’ patented algorithms encrypt, shred and spread data across a network of on-premises, hybrid or multi-cloud storage nodes – allowing for the most secure yet internally accessible form of object-based data storage across the entire solution. The advanced geo-distributed architecture minimizes latency, optimizes geo-availability, reduces remote backup costs and meets data sovereignty requirements.

With its software and hardware agnostic design, Leonovus provides petabyte scalability and allows the enterprise to utilize its existing idle storage resources, extend the useable lifespan of depreciated resources and improve the enterprise’s overall ROI. To learn more, please visit www.leonovus.com.

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