Attunity Expands Big Data Replication with Solution for Apache Hadoop

    Attunity Expands Big Data Replication with Solution for Apache Hadoop

Attunity RepliWeb for Enterprise File Replication (EFR) introduces accelerated
file replication capabilities to enable Big Data analytics

PR Newswire

BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, January 28, 2013

BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, January 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Attunity Ltd. (NASDAQ: ATTU), a leading provider of information availability
software solutions, announced today the release and general availability of
Attunity RepliWeb for Enterprise File Replication (EFR). The latest version of
the Attunity solution is designed to enable organizations to quickly and
easily replicate data files to, from and between Apache Hadoop, the large
volume storage platform that enables Big Data analytics. Attunity RepliWeb for
EFR enables mission-critical initiatives including business intelligence (BI)
and Big Data analytics that inform strategic decisions and drive competitive

With today's increasing Big Data demands, Apache Hadoop is proving to be an
economic, elastic and highly-effective solution for data storage and analysis.
Helping clients meet Big Data demands, Attunity RepliWeb for EFR empowers
organizations to move large amounts of data in and out of Hadoop. These
capabilities are especially suited to industries that need to process Big Data
on a regular basis such as e-commerce, healthcare, infrastructure management
and mobile.

Attunity RepliWeb for EFR 6.0 features:

  oHigh-performance integration to HDFS with support for a variety of Hadoop
    distributions including Apache Hadoop, Greenplum HD & Hortonworks
  oDashboards and notifications to monitor and control large-scale data
  oEnhanced proprietary file transfer technology specifically designed to
    overcome the challenges of Big Data and working in distributed
  oData collection management for 100s or 1000s of nodes, with full support
    of Windows, Unix, Linux, and HDFS file systems.
  oInteraction with AWS S3 via Attunity CloudBeam SaaS service, allowing
    service subscribers to push Big Data to S3 without the need to install and
    manage cloud appliances.

"Increasingly, organizations are using Apache Hadoop because of its ability to
store and process hundreds of terabytes to petabytes of data across thousands
of servers, while providing a means to run jobs across those machines
efficiently," explained Mitch Ferguson, vice president of business development
at Hortonworks, a leading commercial vendor of Apache Hadoop. "Hadoop is
unique because of its ability to process massive amounts of data. Hortonworks
shares Attunity's vision to help organizations bridge the gap between Hadoop
and Big Data sources more quickly, easily and affordably. We look forward to
continuing to work with Attunity in this regard to ensure that enterprises can
continue to benefit from Big Data analytics worldwide."

"Our customers spoke and we listened," explained Matt Benati, VP Global
Marketing at Attunity. "When they expressed a need for an enterprise-grade
solution capable of making Big Data available in Hadoop, we answered with
Attunity RepliWeb for EFR 6.0. Our newly-enhanced solution answers this market
need with full manageability, high performance and ease of use. Attunity helps
organizations bypass the complexities associated with the difficult task of
moving data to Hadoop and the cloud while enabling them to put their data to
immediate use for competitive advantage. Attunity is the smart choice for
businesses that need to move any data, anywhere, anytime."

About Attunity

Attunity is a leading provider of information availability software solutions
that enable access, sharing and distribution of data, including Big Data,
across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. Our
software solutions include data replication, change data capture (CDC), data
connectivity, enterprise file replication (EFR) and managed-file-transfer
(MFT). Using Attunity's software solutions, our customers enjoy significant
business benefits by enabling real-time access and availability of data and
files where and when needed, across the maze of heterogeneous systems making
up today's IT environment.

Attunity has supplied innovative software solutions to its enterprise-class
customers for nearly 20 years and has successful deployments at thousands of
organizations worldwide. Attunity provides software directly and indirectly
through a number of partners such as Microsoft, Oracle, IBM and HP.
Headquartered in Boston, Attunity serves its customers via offices in North
America, Europe, and Asia Pacific and through a network of local partners. For
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statements deal with future events, they are subject to various risks and
uncertainties and actual results could differ materially from Attunity's
current expectations.

Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are
not limited to: risks and uncertainties relating to the acquisition of
RepliWeb, including costs and difficulties related to integration of acquired
businesses, the combined companies' financial results and performance, and
ability to repay debt and timing thereof; our liquidity challenges and the
need to raise additional capital in the future; market acceptance of the
Attunity Replicate and the development of a market for such product; timely
availability and customer acceptance of Attunity's new and existing products;
any unforeseen developmental or technological difficulties with regard to
Attunity's products; changes in the competitive landscape, including new
competitors or the impact of competitive pricing and products; a shift in
demand for products such as Attunity's products; unknown factors affecting
third parties with which Attunity has formed business alliances; the impact on
revenues of economic and political uncertainties and weaknesses in various
regions of the world, including the commencement or escalation of hostilities
or acts of terrorism; and other factors and risks on which Attunity may have
little or no control. This list is intended to identify only certain of the
principal factors that could cause actual results to differ.

For a more detailed description of the risks and uncertainties affecting
Attunity, reference is made to Attunity's latest Annual Report on Form 20-F/A,
which is on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the
other risk factors discussed from time to time by Attunity in reports filed or
furnished to the SEC. Except as otherwise required by law, Attunity undertakes
no obligation to publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking
statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to
reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

© Attunity 2013. All Rights Reserved. Attunity is a registered trademark of
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their respective owners.

Press contact: 
Melissa Kolodziej
Director of Marketing Communications, Attunity
Tel: +1-781-730-4073

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