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HP Autonomy Extends Leadership Position in Legal Market

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

HP Autonomy Extends Leadership Position in Legal Market04:00 EST Tuesday, January 29, 2013Autonomy WorkSite Cloud selected for superior functionality, reliability over cloud alternativesNEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- HP Autonomy today announced that several leading law firms around the world have selected Autonomy WorkSite for enterprise-wide information management. Autonomy WorkSite has replaced competitive on-premises and cloud offerings at firms including Bowman and Brooke LLP, Cozen O'Connor, Davis Polk, Fox Rothschild LLP, Harper Macleod LLP, Levine Lee LLP, Norton Rose, Polsinelli Shughart, and Womble Carlyle, further solidifying HP Autonomy's leadership in the legal market. Autonomy WorkSite is the de facto standard for the legal industry, powering the world's largest firms, including 80 of the Am Law 100, 150 of the Am Law 200, more than 500 corporate legal departments and more than 2,000 law firms and professional services organizations globally."We turned to HP Autonomy for its comprehensive, cloud-based document management system," said Kenneth E. Lee, partner, Levine Lee LLP. "We are very pleased thus far?it provides us with a secure, hosted document management platform that is integrated with our desktop applications.""We chose HP Autonomy because of WorkSite's superior email management capabilities and their ability to offer a rich mobile experience for anytime, anywhere document and email access," said Brian Gillam, chief information officer, Cozen O'Connor?an AM Law 100 firm. "Our firm went from decision through conversion from OpenText and into our first production rollout within four months, and the transition was seamless."  Autonomy WorkSite, delivered on premises or in the cloud, provides organizations of any size with secure access to content from anywhere, at any time, on any device. Built on HP Autonomy's unique meaning-based Intelligent Data Operating Layer (IDOL), Autonomy WorkSite provides a unified electronic matter file that enables dispersed teams to seamlessly communicate and collaborate on a wide variety of content, including documents, emails, images, audio and video.  Autonomy WorkSite improves staff productivity, enhances collaboration between corporate counsel and their law firms, and reduces enterprise risk. Integration with records management, capture, business process management, enterprise search and HP multifunction devices enables legal organizations to securely and effectively manage the complete information life cycle."New pressures and opportunities, such as mobility, social and rich media, and evolving client expectations, make it imperative for legal organizations to innovate while at the same time providing a secure, reliable and highly efficient document management environment," said Neil Araujo, general manager, Enterprise Content Management, HP Autonomy. "HP Autonomy is leveraging HP's technology to deliver innovations in secure mobile applications, advanced capture and big data, making HP Autonomy an even more powerful partner to law firms and corporate legal departments."About HP AutonomyHP Autonomy is a global leader in software that processes human information, or unstructured data, including social media, email, video, audio, text and web pages, etc. Autonomy's powerful management and analytic tools for structured information together with its ability to extract meaning in real time from all forms of information, regardless of format, is a unique tool for companies seeking to get the most out of their data. Autonomy's product portfolio helps power companies through enterprise search analytics, business process management and OEM operations. Autonomy also offers information governance solutions in areas such as eDiscovery, content management and compliance, as well as marketing solutions that help companies grow revenue, such as web content management, online marketing optimization and rich media management. Please visit www.autonomy.com to find out more.About HPHP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world's largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems. More information about HP (NYSE: HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions. If such risks or uncertainties materialize or such assumptions prove incorrect, the results of HP and its consolidated subsidiaries could differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and assumptions. All statements other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements, including but not limited to statements of the plans, strategies and objectives of management for future operations; any statements concerning expected development, performance, market share or competitive performance relating to products and services; any statements regarding anticipated operational and financial results; any statements of expectation or belief; and any statements of assumptions underlying any of the foregoing. Risks, uncertainties and assumptions include macroeconomic and geopolitical trends and events; the competitive pressures faced by HP's businesses; the development and transition of new products and services and the enhancement of existing products and services to meet customer needs and respond to emerging technological trends; the execution and performance of contracts by HP and its customers, suppliers and partners; the protection of HP's intellectual property assets, including intellectual property licensed from third parties; integration and other risks associated with business combination and investment transactions; the hiring and retention of key employees; assumptions related to pension and other post-retirement costs and retirement programs; the execution, timing and results of restructuring plans, including estimates and assumptions related to the cost and the anticipated benefits of implementing those plans; the resolution of pending investigations, claims and disputes; and other risks that are described in HP's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including HP's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended October 31, 2012.  HP assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements.© 2013 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.Editorial contactWinifred ShumHP Autonomy+1 408 771 6668winifred.shum@hp.comwww.hp.com/go/newsroomhttp://www.autonomy.com/content/News SOURCE HP Autonomy