Datawatch Named to CRN Big Data 100: Business Analytics List

Chelmsford, Mass.—May 22, 2014—Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) a leading global provider of visual data discovery solutions, today announced it has been named to’s Second Annual Big Data 100: Business Analytics list of vendors “that have demonstrated an ability to innovate in bringing to market products and services that help business work with big data.” is the latest publication to call out Datawatch’s ability to visualize data drawn from a wide variety of sources, historical and real-time, structured and semi-structured, at scale. In February, KM World Magazine cited Datawatch as one of its “100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management,” while Database Trends & Applications Magazine recognized the company’s visual data discovery offering as a “Trend-Setting Product in Data for 2014.”


Traditional business intelligence focuses on delivering largely static reports from predefined, highly structured data sets. Big Data’s volume, velocity and variety upends this approach; placing a premium on connecting all relevant data sources in a visually-rich analytical environment that combines data in motion and at rest. Datawatch is uniquely able to meet this requirement; giving users simple and powerful ways to connect with and visually explore information.


“The momentum we’ve seen in the first half of this year alone has been truly amazing,” said Ben Plummer, chief marketing officer and senior vice president, Strategic Alliances for Datawatch Corporation. “The media recognition is ongoing validation of our vision and technology and its ability to deliver real business value.”



Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) provides visual data discovery software that optimizes any data – regardless of its variety, volume, or velocity – delivering next generation analytics to reveal valuable insights for improving business. Its unique ability to integrate structured, unstructured, and semi-structured sources like reports, PDF files and EDI streams with real-time streaming data into visually rich analytic applications allows users to dynamically discover key factors that impact any operational aspect of their business. This ability to perform visual discovery against any data sets Datawatch apart in the big data and visualization markets. Organizations of every size, worldwide use Datawatch products, including 99 of the Fortune 100. Datawatch is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with offices in New York, London, Munich, Stockholm, Singapore, Sydney and Manila, and with partners and customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. See the Whole Story for yourself by downloading the free trial at



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following: risks associated with the continuing weak global economy; risks associated with fluctuations in quarterly operating results due, among other factors, to the size and timing of large customer orders; risks associated with acquisitions, including the recent acquisition of intellectual property from Math Strategies and the acquisition of Panopticon; the volatility of Datawatch’s stock price; limitations on the effectiveness of internal controls; rapid technological change; Datawatch’s dependence on the introduction of new products and possible delays in those introductions; competition in the software industry generally, and in the markets for next generation analytics in particular; Datawatch’s dependence on its principal products, proprietary software technology and software licensed from third parties; risks associated with international sales and operations; risks associated with indirect distribution channels and co-marketing arrangements, many of which were only recently established; the adequacy of Datawatch’s sales returns reserve; risks associated with a subscription sales model; Datawatch’s dependence on its ability to hire and retain skilled personnel; disruption or failure of Datawatch’s technology systems that may result from a natural disaster, cyber-attack or other catastrophic event; and uncertainty and additional costs that may result from evolving regulation of corporate governance and public disclosure. Further information on factors that could cause actual results to differ from those anticipated is detailed in various publicly-available documents, which include, but are not limited to, filings made by Datawatch from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including but not limited to, those appearing in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 30, 2013 and Form 10-Q for the quarter ended December 31, 2013. Any forward-looking statements should be considered in light of those factors.



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