Sage Acquires the Developers of Sage Accpac Intelligence

Sage North America has announced the acquisition of Alchemex Pty Ltd, the developer of the Sage Accpac Intelligence Business Intelligence tool now built into Sage ERP Accpac.

Sage views this as a strategic acquisition to address the burgeoning need for business intelligence in the small and mid-sized customer base worldwide, and this demonstrates Sage’s commitment to the Intelligence product. Erik Kaas, VP product management, Sage ERP, explains, “The acquisition is important because it shows commitment to the Intelligence product, and Sage will continue to invest in the product and integrations with Sage ERP products to provide world-class Excel®-based reporting.”

Sage Intelligence moves customers from simple financial reporting to intelligent reporting and analysis of their entire ERP solution, positioning business partners to add tremendous value and take their customers’ businesses to a new level.

Intelligence has a proven track record of over 25,000 installs worldwide and a renewal rate in excess of 90%. To date, the product has been integrated into Sage ERP MAS 90, Sage ERP MAS 200, and Sage ERP MAS 500, Sage ERP Accpac, Sage Peachtree, Sage PFW ERP, and Sage Simply Accounting.

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Put aside January 24th, 2012 for a Lunch and Learn demonstration of the product. Stay tuned for more details.