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OFFER TO PURCHASE
Offer to Purchase for Cash any and all of its Outstanding
3.0% Convertible Senior Notes due May 15, 2012
(CUSIP No. 805423AA8)
SAVVIS, Inc., a Delaware corporation (“Savvis,” the “Company,” “we” or “us”), hereby offers upon the
terms and subject to the conditions set forth in this Offer to Purchase (as the same may be amended or
supplemented, the “Offer to Purchase”) and the related Letter of Transmittal (as the same may be amended or
supplemented, the “Letter of Transmittal”), which together constitute the “Tender Offer,” to purchase for cash
any and all of its outstanding 3.0% Convertible Senior Notes due May 15, 2012 (the “Notes”).
The consideration for each $1,000 principal amount of Notes validly tendered and not validly withdrawn
pursuant to the Tender Offer is $990 (the “Tender Offer Consideration”).
The Company reserves the right to terminate, withdraw or amend the Tender Offer at any time and from time
to time subject to applicable law, as described herein. The obligation of the Company to purchase Notes under
the Tender Offer is subject to certain conditions, including the condition that funds shall be available to the
Company under new senior secured credit facilities to provide such financing as it may require to purchase the
Notes pursuant to the Tender Offer. See “Source and Amount of Funds.” The Company reserves the right to
waive any of the conditions to the Tender Offer.
Any questions or requests for assistance concerning the terms of the Tender Offer may be directed to any of
Banc of America Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. (the “Dealer Managers”) at the addresses and the telephone numbers set
forth on the back cover of this Offer to Purchase. Any questions or requests for assistance concerning the Tender
Offer or for additional copies of this Offer to Purchase, the Letter of Transmitt