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Micro Focus Receives 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award

RUMBA+ Product Suite Honored for Innovation in Mobile Technology

ROCKVILLE, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 05/22/14 -- Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO), the leading provider of enterprise application modernization, testing and management solutions, today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Micro Focus RUMBA+ as a 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award winner. The awards are presented by Mobility Tech Zone, an online resource for the mobile broadband industry, sponsored by TMC and Crossfire Media.

Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Awards honor the development of technologies geared toward the evolution of a 4G, all IP, wireless network, including products, services, architecture and infrastructure, delivery, and applications.

Micro Focus RUMBA+ dramatically improves business efficiency by providing simplified access to mainframe applications from web, desktop and mobile interfaces. The solution enhances mainframe systems' end-user experience by simplifying and transposing green screen interfaces onto a choice of modern environments. This allows organizations to improve end-user efficiency, shorten business process learning cycles and provide greater operational flexibility.

"Recognizing leaders in mobile technologies, TMC is proud to announce Micro Focus as a recipient of the annual 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. "RUMBA+ has demonstrated innovation and will help shape the face of the quickly evolving industry. It is our pleasure to honor Micro Focus for their inspiring work."

"For the last 38 years, Micro Focus has helped its clients modernize core business applications and ensure that existing IT investments deliver value in today's changing technology environment," said Derek Britton, Director of Product Marketing, Micro Focus. "Being recognized in the Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Awards demonstrates our ongoing commitment to helping customers adapt core IT assets to meet today's demands."

Winners of the 2014 Mobility Tech Zone Product of the Year Award are published in the Mobility Tech Zone e-newsletter and on the Mobility Tech Zone website.

About Micro Focus
Micro Focus, a member of the FTSE 250, provides innovative software that allows companies to dramatically improve the business value of their enterprise applications. Micro Focus Enterprise Application Modernization, Testing and Management software enables customers' business applications to respond rapidly to market changes and embrace modern architectures with reduced cost and risk. For additional information please visit www.microfocus.com.

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