VeriSign and eONE Global Executives to Hold Teleconference

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from VeriSign, Inc.

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and NAPA, Calif., April 4 /PRNewswire/ --
 VeriSign, Inc. (Nasdaq:   VRSN), the leading provider of Internet trust
 services, eONE Global, a leader in developing emerging payment solutions for
 Internet and wireless applications, and SurePay, an eONE Global company
 focused on online payment solutions in the business-to-business sector, will
 hold a teleconference on Thursday, April 5, to announce a strategic
 partnership.
 
      When:      Thursday, April 5
      Time:      8 a.m. PDT, 11 a.m. EDT
      Who:       - Garen Staglin, President and CEO of eONE Global
                 - Stratton Sclavos, President and CEO of VeriSign
                 - Anil Pereira, Senior Vice-President and Group General
                   Manager of Enterprise and Service Provider Division of
                   VeriSign
                 - John Duncan, Managing Director of eONE Global
      Call-in:   800-811-0667
      Passcode:  424783
 
     A replay of the teleconference will be available at 888-203-1112
 (passcode:  424783) beginning at 11 a.m. PDT April 5th and running
 through April 7th. Callers outside the U.S. should dial 719-457-0820
 (passcode:  424783).
 
     About eONE Global
     As the leading source for accelerating payment innovation, eONE Global, LP
 (www.eoneglobal.com) identifies, develops, and operates emerging payment
 systems and related Internet and wireless technologies spanning the business,
 government and consumer markets. Its operating companies include SurePay, LP
 (www.surepay.com), which provides end-to-end payment and security products for
 companies and consumers buying and selling over the Internet, as well as
 govONE Solutions, LP (www.govONEsolutions.com), which enables businesses and
 consumers to make government payments electronically.  eONE Global is owned by
 global e-commerce and payment services leader First Data Corp (NYSE:   FDC) and
 iFormation Group, a company created by The Boston Consulting Group, General
 Atlantic Partners, LLC and The Goldman Sachs Group.
 
     About VeriSign
     VeriSign, Inc. is the leading provider of trusted infrastructure services
 to websites, enterprises, electronic commerce service providers and
 individuals. The company's domain name, digital certificate and payment
 services provide the critical web identity, authentication and transaction
 infrastructure that online businesses need to conduct secure e-commerce and
 communications. VeriSign's services are available through its web site
 (www.verisign.com) or through its direct sales force and reseller partners
 around the world.
 
     About SurePay
     SurePay, LP provides complete, end-to-end payment, trust and security
 products and services for Internet B2B and B2C markets on a global scale.
 Leveraging the leadership position of its founder, First Data, in payments
 processing, SurePay develops and delivers trusted, secure payment solutions
 for businesses and consumers buying and selling on the Internet. SurePay is a
 central operating company within the eONE Global network of payment companies
 and technologies.  Headquartered in Melville, NY, the company has access to
 the powerful transaction processing and distribution resources of First Data
 Corporation throughout the world.  For more information visit www.surepay.com.
 
 

SOURCE VeriSign, Inc.
    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and NAPA, Calif., April 4 /PRNewswire/ --
 VeriSign, Inc. (Nasdaq:   VRSN), the leading provider of Internet trust
 services, eONE Global, a leader in developing emerging payment solutions for
 Internet and wireless applications, and SurePay, an eONE Global company
 focused on online payment solutions in the business-to-business sector, will
 hold a teleconference on Thursday, April 5, to announce a strategic
 partnership.
 
      When:      Thursday, April 5
      Time:      8 a.m. PDT, 11 a.m. EDT
      Who:       - Garen Staglin, President and CEO of eONE Global
                 - Stratton Sclavos, President and CEO of VeriSign
                 - Anil Pereira, Senior Vice-President and Group General
                   Manager of Enterprise and Service Provider Division of
                   VeriSign
                 - John Duncan, Managing Director of eONE Global
      Call-in:   800-811-0667
      Passcode:  424783
 
     A replay of the teleconference will be available at 888-203-1112
 (passcode:  424783) beginning at 11 a.m. PDT April 5th and running
 through April 7th. Callers outside the U.S. should dial 719-457-0820
 (passcode:  424783).
 
     About eONE Global
     As the leading source for accelerating payment innovation, eONE Global, LP
 (www.eoneglobal.com) identifies, develops, and operates emerging payment
 systems and related Internet and wireless technologies spanning the business,
 government and consumer markets. Its operating companies include SurePay, LP
 (www.surepay.com), which provides end-to-end payment and security products for
 companies and consumers buying and selling over the Internet, as well as
 govONE Solutions, LP (www.govONEsolutions.com), which enables businesses and
 consumers to make government payments electronically.  eONE Global is owned by
 global e-commerce and payment services leader First Data Corp (NYSE:   FDC) and
 iFormation Group, a company created by The Boston Consulting Group, General
 Atlantic Partners, LLC and The Goldman Sachs Group.
 
     About VeriSign
     VeriSign, Inc. is the leading provider of trusted infrastructure services
 to websites, enterprises, electronic commerce service providers and
 individuals. The company's domain name, digital certificate and payment
 services provide the critical web identity, authentication and transaction
 infrastructure that online businesses need to conduct secure e-commerce and
 communications. VeriSign's services are available through its web site
 (www.verisign.com) or through its direct sales force and reseller partners
 around the world.
 
     About SurePay
     SurePay, LP provides complete, end-to-end payment, trust and security
 products and services for Internet B2B and B2C markets on a global scale.
 Leveraging the leadership position of its founder, First Data, in payments
 processing, SurePay develops and delivers trusted, secure payment solutions
 for businesses and consumers buying and selling on the Internet. SurePay is a
 central operating company within the eONE Global network of payment companies
 and technologies.  Headquartered in Melville, NY, the company has access to
 the powerful transaction processing and distribution resources of First Data
 Corporation throughout the world.  For more information visit www.surepay.com.
 
 SOURCE  VeriSign, Inc.

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