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Software AG’s Apama Wins Multiple International Accolades

Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) today announced its Apama Platform is a multi-award winning solution recognized by leading industry experts for its streaming analytics and smart management of high-speed Big Data.

Apama allows businesses to analyze and act on high-volume business operations and customer interactions in real-time. Most recently, Apama won the Waters Rankings Award for Best Complex Event Processing (CEP) platform, which comes shortly after winning the Waters Sell Side Technology Award for the second consecutive year. With significantly enhanced speed and scalability, Apama’s selection by customers and a panel of expert judges reflects an industry-wide move to broaden the role of event processing to encompass high frequency surveillance and real-time risk management.

In addition to the Waters recognition, Apama was recently compared against its major competitors and named a Market Leader within the The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Streaming Analytics Platforms, Q3 2014’. The platform was recognized for its ability to rapidly correlate, aggregate and detect patterns across large volumes of fast-moving data from multiple sources. This enables organizations to quickly deploy and evolve scalable real-time solutions in information intensive, time-critical industries, such as capital markets, banking, telecommunications, and supply chain.

Apama was also recently honored with the THE TRADE 100’s Most Innovative of the Decade award and Apama’s co-founder Dr. John Bates was included in the Tech 50 Institutional Investor list for the fourth consecutive year.

Dr. John Bates, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer and Member of the Software AG Executive Board noted, “We have purposely made Apama easy for business people to benefit from big data streaming analytics in real-time. The pace at which organizations accumulate and analyze data is increasing exponentially, and event processing products must keep pace. Apama is designed to meet and surpass the changing needs of businesses, and delivers unprecedented performance with extreme scalability. These recent industry accolades serve as further proof of Apama’s ability to improve business operations for a wide range of organizations. We will continue to invest in Apama with the aim of further exceeding our customer expectations.”

The Apama platform has always been a leader in the event processing and streaming analytics market and its continued innovation allows enterprises to leverage real-time insights to identify and act on opportunities to stay ahead of the competition. As the world's number one big data streaming analytics platform, Apama has more than 150 deployments in Fortune 500 companies. It is also used in a variety of commercial applications globally including real time visibility in manufacturing ERP systems, customer experience management, and market surveillance and risk management.

For more information see:
http://www.softwareag.com/special/digitalenterprise_apama-streaming-analytics/index.html

About Software AG

Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) helps organizations achieve their business objectives faster. The company's big data, integration and business process technologies enable customers to drive operational efficiency, modernize their systems and optimize processes for smarter decisions and better service. Building on over 40 years of customer-centric innovation, the company is ranked as a "leader" in fourteen market categories, fueled by core product families Adabas-Natural, ARIS, Alfabet, Apama, Terracotta and webMethods. Software AG has more than 5,200 employees in 70 countries and had revenues of around €973 million (IFRS, unaudited) in 2013.

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