BURLINGTON, Massachusetts and SAN FRANCISCO, November 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Attunity Ltd. (NASDAQ: ATTU), a leading provider of information availability software solutions, and OPSWAT Inc., a leader in multi-engine malware scanning solutions, announced today a partnership to combine the award-winning Attunity Managed File Transfer (MFT) solution with OPSWAT's Metascan file scanning technology. The collaboration is designed to facilitate the availability of a fully-managed solution that automates, secures and accelerates the delivery of files across partner portals, business applications, business users and cloud ecosystems.
Providing automated inspection policy enforcement, the combined Attunity and OPSWAT platform will enable organizations operating in highly-regulated industries to invoke virus and malware scanning as part of an end-to-end file transfer process. Customers in the Financial Services, Healthcare, Energy and Utilities industries, in which multi-tier, highly-secure networking infrastructures are commonplace, can greatly benefit from the solution's accelerated, turnkey capabilities.
"Through our partnership with Attunity, we are able to deliver a joint solution that effectively empowers customers to incorporate multiple-engine malware scanning into their file transfer workflow quickly and easily," said Jeff Garon, Director of Sales and Product Marketing at OPSWAT. "Using anywhere from 4 to more than 20 different antivirus engines to scan files, Metascan increases detection rates for all types of malware without the hassle of licensing, modifying and maintaining multiple engines. Before transferring files with Attunity MFT, customers can quickly and thoroughly check for the presence of threats by scanning with Metascan.""Attunity's strategic collaboration with OPSWAT will provide our customers with the ability to implement a robust, turnkey solution while delivering information quickly and securely to businesses," said Garrick Herrmann, Vice President of Sales at Attunity. "Attunity MFT is unique in that it provides a high fidelity means to seamlessly move files from external networks and internal environments, while providing an extensive portfolio of policy-based inspection, scanning and routing capabilities. Its high efficiency in managing and automating various inspection policies combined with OPSWAT's security capabilities make this new offering a true stand out in the industry." About OPSWAT, Inc.