Grow Financial Adopts Attunity MFT Solution to Increase Productivity and Comply With Internal Audits
Customer Testimonial: Attunity's Managed File Transfer (MFT) Solution Automates Our Critical Business Processes to Save Employees' Time While Enhancing Information Security
17 Apr, 2012, 05:00 ET
BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Attunity Ltd. (OTC BB: ATTUF.OB), a leading provider of real-time data integration software, announced today that Grow Financial Federal Credit Union ("Grow Financial") has selected Attunity's managed file transfer (MFT) solution (formerly known as RepliWeb-MFT), to automate and secure the process of transferring files to increase its productivity and meet internal audit requirements.
As one of the leading community financial institutions in the Tampa Bay area in Florida, Grow Financial's business is driven by information availability. Grow Financial's legacy approach to transferring information between internal systems, subsidiaries and external partners had relied heavily on manual processes and required users to interact with file transfer protocol (FTP) servers. FTP had proved to be problematic for Grow Financial because business users were challenged by its usability, while IT teams needed to closely manage file exchanges, notifications and communications at all hours of the day and night. As a result, these manual processes hindered productivity and were difficult to audit.
In response to these challenges, Grow Financial sought out and acquired Attunity's solution. Attunity MFT fulfills Grow Financial's need for a file transfer solution that incorporates automation and guarantees delivery to its diverse portfolio of file transfer processes. Attunity MFT also helps Grow Financial to enforce internal data security policies, provide detailed auditing for compliance, and increase employee productivity.
"After evaluating several other MFT products, we selected Attunity MFT because it truly exceeded our expectations," explained James Stock, AVP Network Services at Grow Financial. "I estimate that Attunity MFT saves our employees at least 20 hours per month by automating all of our mission-critical file transfer processes. It also eliminated the need to manually download files after business hours. We enjoy the peace of mind that Attunity MFT provides with its audit trail and inbound file virus scanning that ensures network security."
"We are pleased to help Grow Financial provide a more comprehensive and reliable infrastructure for managing machine-to-machine secure file transfers," stated Garrick Herrmann, Vice President of Sales at Attunity. "By providing a single solution that automates all business transfer processes and provides notifications to all parties, Attunity enables companies like Grow Financial to boost their productivity and feel confident that data consistency and reliability is guaranteed and auditable."
Attunity is a leading provider of real-time data integration software that enables access, sharing and distribution of data across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. Our offering includes software solutions such as data replication, real-time change-data-capture (CDC) and real-time data connectivity, as well as enterprise file replication and managed-file-transfer (MFT) offered through our RepliWeb division. Using Attunity's software solutions, our customers enjoy dramatic 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.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The announcement of any particular selection or implementation of Attunity products is not necessarily indicative of the timing of recognition of revenue therefrom or the level of revenue for any particular period. References to customer successes are based upon a single user experience and such customer's testimonial.
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