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Official Takeover Offer Published by Informatica for Heiler

Informatica Deutschland AG Announces Commencement of Tender Offer for Outstanding Shares of Heiler Software AG

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY, October 22, 2012 - 

Informatica Deutschland AG, Lyoner Straße 15, 60528 Frankfurt am Main, Germany ("Offeror"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), Redwood City, California, United States of America ("Informatica"), the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced the commencement of a public tender offer (the "Offer") for all issued ordinary bearer shares with no par value of Heiler Software AG ("Heiler AG") for EUR 7.04 per share in cash. Heiler AG is a publicly traded company listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, and the Offer is being conducted in accordance with the applicable laws of the Federal Republic of Germany and certain applicable tender offer rules under U.S. federal securities laws. 

The Offer is being made pursuant to a separate offer document, which contains the complete terms and conditions of the Offer, which Heiler AG shareholders are urged to carefully read before making any decision with respect to the Offer. The offer document is available free of charge in German and in a non-binding English translation at http://www.informatica-offer.com.

Heiler AG shareholders in the United States are advised that the Offer is being made with respect to the securities of a German company solely listed in Germany and are urged to read the offer document, including the section entitled “Important Information for U.S. Shareholders.”

Heiler AG shareholders in the United States are advised that the Offeror will publish all publications and notices in connection with the Offer in the U.S. by publication to the website only, where the respective information is posted in English http://www.informatica-offer.com.

Frankfurt, October 22, 2012
Informatica Deutschland AG
The Management Board

About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq: INFA) is the world's number one independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica for maximizing return on data to drive their top business imperatives. Worldwide, nearly 5,000 enterprises depend on Informatica to fully leverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com. Connect with Informatica at http://www.facebook.com/InformaticaCorporation, http://www.linkedin.com/company/informatica and http://twitter.com/InformaticaCorp.

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Disclaimer
This release is neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to sell Heiler Software AG shares or any other security. The Offer Document and the terms and conditions contained therein shall have sole relevance in respect of the offer. Investors and holders of shares in Heiler Software AG are advised to read the relevant documents regarding the takeover offer published by the Offeror because they contain important information. Investors and holders of shares in Heiler Software AG can receive the Offer Document as well as other documents pertaining to the offer from the website www.informatica-offer.com.