Digital River to Participate in Europe’s Biggest Games Industry Events

MINNEAPOLIS — Aug. 17, 2011 — Digital River, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRIV), a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced that it will have a presence this month at Europe’s two biggest and most influential game industry event. These events include Game Developers Conference Europe (GDC Europe), the largest professionals-only game industry event in Europe, as well as gamescom, the world’s largest trade fair and event for the interactive games and entertainment industry.

Specific Digital River activities for the two events, both to be held at the Cologne Congress Center East in Cologne, Germany, include:

  • GDC Europe: Digital River, will speak on the topic of “Transparent Commerce: The Future of Ubiquitous Selling” on Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 10:50-11:40 a.m. CET. This session will highlight an intuitive and seamless online buying experience that transcends place, product, platform or payment method — a true Anytime, Anywhere, Anywayâ„¢ e-commerce solution.
  • gamescom: Digital River will exhibit at the 2011 event, Aug. 17-19, in Hall 4.2, Booth F051. At the booth, attendees can meet one-on-one with Digital River experts to learn about the latest e-commerce best practices as well as gain new ideas for monetizing their games business on a global basis.

At the events, Digital River will showcase its leading e-commerce solutions, which offer game publishers all the scalability and reliability of a proven in-store platform along with turn-key technologies designed to operate a successful in-game marketplace. Digital River provides a wide range of in-game store functions, including global payments, fraud prevention services, inventory management, peer-to-peer marketplaces, auction capabilities as well as the use of virtual goods, currencies and electronic wallets.

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About Digital River, Inc.

Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. Its multi-channel e-commerce solution, which supports both direct and indirect sales, is designed to help companies of all sizes maximize online revenues as well as reduce the costs and risks of running an e-commerce operation. The company’s comprehensive platform offers site development and hosting, order management, fraud management, export controls, tax management, physical and digital product fulfillment, multi-lingual customer service, advanced reporting and strategic marketing services.

Founded in 1994, Digital River is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the U.S., Asia, Europe and South America. For more details about Digital River, visit the corporate website, call +1 952-253-1234, or follow the company on Twitter.

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