Ottawa, Canada, May 02, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Harris Computer Systems (“Harris”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc. (TSX: CSU), announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the local government suite of solutions from Innoprise Software, Inc. (“Innoprise”).
Innoprise provides enterprise software for the specific business challenges of local government agencies. Innoprise’e next generation software solutions are based on 30 years of industry experience that enable customers to reduce their cost of service, streamline operations and improve productivity.
Innoprise’s web based solutions provide secure access from any internet enabled computer or mobile device, including smart phones and iPads with field access available via wireless or cellular devices (WiFi/3G/4G).
The Innoprise software assets are being purchased by Harris, & the Innoprise employees will work for a newly formed subsidiary affiliated with Harris’ MS Govern local government business unit. Innoprise will continue to sell, develop, enhance, support and service the Innoprise flagship solutions.
Harris CEO Jeff Bender stated, "We welcome the employees and customers of Innoprise to the Harris family. Innoprise and its solutions are a significant addition to our existing portfolio and we look forward to continuing the sales success that Innoprise has realized over the past few years. The Innoprise solution will become a core offering of Harris moving forward and we believe it has great potential.”
Innoprise founder Dennis Harward commented, “I am excited to be part of the Harris family. This is the right move for our customers and our employees. As part of Harris we will be able to focus our efforts and resources on continuing to build and strengthen our customer relationships and also on ensuring that our vision for the future is realized. Harris has a proven track record of success and we look forward to being part of that.”
Forward Looking Statements
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About Harris Computer Systems
Harris is a wholly owned subsidiary of Constellation and is a leading provider of financial management and Customer Information Systems (CIS) software solutions. Since 1976, Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to all levels of local government, public power and water entities as well as school districts throughout North America. Harris' focus is on creating long-term relationships with our customers and ensuring that we meet the changing needs of our customers over time. For further information on Harris Computer Systems, please visit our website at http://www.harriscomputer.com, or call 888-847-7747.
About Constellation Software Inc.
Constellation acquires, manages and builds vertical market software businesses that provide mission critical software solutions. Constellation's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CSU". Further information about Constellation may be obtained from the Company's web site at www.csisoftware.com.
For More Information Contact:
Harris Computer Systems
Jeff Bender, CEO
Telephone Local: (613) 226-5511 ext 2149
Dennis Harward, Founder
Telephone Local: (303) 226-0050