Attunity Recognized in CRN's Inaugural 2013 'Big Data 100'
Attunity Recognized in CRN's Inaugural 2013 'Big Data 100' The CRN list names the most innovative technology vendors that offer products and services to help businesses manage Big Data PR Newswire BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, April 22, 2013 BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Attunity Ltd. (NASDAQ CM: ATTU), a leading provider of information availability software solutions, announced today that it has been named to UBM Tech Channel's CRN 2013 Big Data 100 list within its 'Data Management' category. The inaugural list recognizes technology vendors that offer the most innovative products and services to help businesses manage Big Data, and covers three categories: business analytics, data management, and infrastructure and services. Businesses today are struggling with the rapidly increasing volume, speed, and variety of information being generated - what's come to be known as 'Big Data.' Recognizing these challenges, the CRN editorial team developed the 'Big Data 100' list to highlight industry stalwarts that are leveraging their products and services to meet the Big Data challenge, as well as a wave of startups developing a new generation of products to help businesses address their Big Data needs. Attunity's award-winning software solutions, including data replication, change data capture (CDC), data connectivity, enterprise file replication (EFR) and managed-file-transfer (MFT), enable access, sharing and distribution of Big Data, across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud, with high-performance, ease of use and quick time to value. "The 2013 'Big Data 100' list recognizes vendors that have shown a dedication to the innovation and advancement of today's Big Data services, and have evolved to meet the needs of today's business leaders," said Kelley Damore, Senior Vice President and Editorial Director, CRN. "Companies need technologies that not only help them process and manage all that data, but also offer market insights. The 'Big Data 100' vendors set themselves apart with cutting-edge products and services that provide significant growth opportunities for solution providers to build their business and effectively compete in today's information economy." Selected by CRN's editorial staff, the 2013 'Big Data 100' list is featured in the April 2013 issue of CRN Magazine and available online at http://www.crn.com. "We are honored to be recognized by CRN's industry experts as an innovator in Big Data," said Itamar Ankorion, VP, Business Development and Corporate Strategy at Attunity. "To use Big Data, organizations need to move it. Our focus is to provide high-performance and easy-to-use data delivery solutions that empower our customers to break through the data transfer bottleneck. By using Attunity solutions, our customers can enable mission-critical initiatives, such as Big Data analytics, to achieve competitive advantage." About CRN and UBM Tech Channel CRN Magazine, part of the UBM Tech Channel and the voice of the channel for more than 20 years, provides news, analysis and perspective for VARS and technology integrators in print and online formats. UBM Tech Channel, a UBM company, is the premier provider of IT channel-focused events, media, research, consulting, and sales and marketing services. With more than 30 years of experience and engagement, UBM Tech Channel has the unmatched channel expertise to execute integrated solutions for technology executives managing partner recruitment, enablement and go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate technology sales. To learn more about UBM Tech Channel, visit us at: http://www.ubmchannel.com. About Attunity Attunity is a leading provider of information availability software solutions that enable access, sharing and distribution of 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), managed-file-transfer (MFT), and cloud data delivery. 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 more information, visit http://www.attunity.com or our In Tune blog and join our community on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube. Safe Harbor Statement This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other Federal Securities laws. Statements preceded by, followed by, or that otherwise include the words "believes", "expects", "anticipates", "intends", "estimates", "plans", and similar expressions or future or conditional verbs such as "will", "should", "would", "may" and "could" are generally forward-looking in nature and not historical facts. 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Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to: our reliance on strategic relationships with our distributors, OEM and VAR partners, including Microsoft, and on our other significant customers; risks and uncertainties relating to acquisitions, including costs and difficulties related to integration of acquired businesses; our liquidity challenges and the need to raise additional capital in the future; timely availability and customer acceptance of Attunity's new and existing products, including Attunity Replicate and Attunity CloudBeam; 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; 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 Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2012, 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 with, 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 Attunity Inc. All other product and company names herein may be trademarks of their respective owners. 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