_Tuesday June 1, 1999 5:32 pm Eastern Time_

  Company Press Release

   _SOURCE: Keane, Inc._

Keane Acquires Internet Solutions Firm

  California-Based Jamison/Gold Enhances Keane's E-Solutions Practice

   BOSTON, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading IT consulting firm Keane, Inc.
   (Amex: KEA - news) today announced it has acquired
   Jamison/Gold, LLC, a privately held consulting firm that provides full
   service Internet solutions. The acquisition of Jamison/Gold, based in
   Marina del Rey, California, is structured as a purchase of assets and
   is intended to enhance Keane's e- solutions practice. Financial terms
   of the transaction were not disclosed. Jamison/Gold provides
   end-to-end Internet business services, which include designing,
   developing, deploying, and managing Web-based solutions. These
   solutions have helped such leading companies as Sony Computer
   Entertainment, Nissan Motors, Media One, and Energizer transform their
   businesses and maintain a competitive edge.

   It is anticipated that Jamison/Gold's proven experience will
   complement Keane's e-solutions plan, build and manage strategy to help
   clients create new channels of revenue, lower cost structures and
   provide increased value to customers and shareholders by leveraging
   the power of the Internet. Keane's end-to-end e-solutions capability
   includes three phases: 1) e-Strategy, in which industry and market
   dynamics are assessed, and specific business transforming
   recommendations are made; 2) e-Development, a multi-disciplinary
   approach to Web development combining expertise in business analysis,
   creative design, and technical design and development; and 3)
   e-Management, which includes site-management and refresh, community
   management, ongoing competitive analysis, and opportunity analysis.

   ``Jamison/Gold brings to Keane proven and innovative capabilities in
   implementing Web-based solutions,'' said John Keane, Jr., office of
   the president, Keane, Inc. ``By combining Jamison/Gold's capabilities
   with Keane's other e-solutions expertise, Keane is well positioned to
   establish a leadership position in the e-solutions market.''

   Company principals and founders Brian Jamison and Josh Gold are
   expected to assume management positions within Keane's e-solutions
   practice. Jamison and Gold are authors of the well-known book,
   ``Electronic Selling: 23 Steps to E-Selling Profits.''

   ``We are pleased to bring our Internet solutions expertise to Keane,''
   said Josh Gold, co-founder of Jamison/Gold. ``Integrating our Web
   experience with Keane's plan, build and manage strategy will enable us
   to provide an exciting new level of service to our combined client

   ``Joining Keane allows us to expand the scope and reach of our Web
   solutions capability,'' said Brian Jamison, co-founder of
   Jamison/Gold. ``We will now be more effective than ever at helping
   clients harness the power of the Internet to achieve business

   The acquisition of Jamison/Gold follows Keane's recent purchase of
   Parallax Solutions Ltd, a software services consultancy, based in
   Coventry, England. Parallax helps leading automotive, retail finance
   and capital market companies develop customer-facing business
   solutions using the Internet and advanced technologies. Parallax's
   capabilities enhance Keane's e-solutions and customer relationship
   management (CRM) practice areas, which represent the fastest growing
   segments of the IT market.

   Jamison/Gold, LLC is a full service Internet solutions firm based in
   Marina del Rey, California. Formed in 1995, the firm provides
   leading-edge design, development, and maintenance services for Web
   sites and other new media platforms. The Jamison/Gold team has a
   proven track record in developing successful Internet solutions and
   implementing Web technologies such as Java, Shockwave/Flash, Streaming
   Audio and Video, and E-Commerce. Jamison/Gold is well known for
   developing the first commercial-quality interactive game on the
   Internet, ``Adventure With An Attitude,'' which was featured on the
   Sony Web site to coincide with the launch of the highly successful
   PlayStation video game system. The site received unprecedented levels
   of Web traffic and won numerous awards, including Interactive PR's
   ``Web Site of the Year'' for 1995.

   Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Keane, Inc. is a $1 billion
   firm that helps companies plan, build and manage application software
   to achieve business advantage. Keane does this by adhering to rigorous
   process and management disciplines and performance metrics
   incorporated in its core IT solutions. Keane's services include
   operations improvement consulting, e- solutions, customer relationship
   management (CRM), data warehousing, custom application development,
   and application outsourcing. These services are delivered through a
   network of more than 50 branch offices in North America and the United
   Kingdom. Information about Keane is available via [22]www.keane.com or
   via Shareholder Direct at 1-800-75-Keane.

   This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve a
   number of risks and uncertainties, including statements regarding the
   future benefits Keane expects to derive as a result of the
   Jamison/Gold acquisition. There are a number of factors that could
   cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated. Such
   factors include, without limitation, Keane's success in integrating
   Jamison/Gold into its own operations and the various factors set forth
   under the caption, ``Certain Factors That May Affect Future Results''
   in Keane's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31,
   1998, which important factors are incorporated herein by reference.

   _SOURCE: Keane, Inc._

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