MAM Software and Phocas Software announce strategic partnership
Agreement will allow MAM customers to access Phocas business intelligence through its business management solutions
BARNSLEY, England, February 25 2015/PRNewswire/ -- MAM Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market: MAMS) (the "Company" or "MAM"), a leading global provider of on-premise and cloud-based management solutions for the auto parts, tire and vertical distribution industries, today announced that it has agreed a strategic partnership with Phocas Software, one of the world’s leading providers of business intelligence solutions.
The strategic partnership will offer a solid business intelligence tool powered by Phocas that seamlessly integrates with MAM business management systems to provide businesses with the means to analyse and report on key data. It enables MAM to expand in the business intelligence arena, and assist Phocas’ growth in the automotive aftermarket in both the UK and North America.
"Phocas are very pleased to have been selected by MAM Software as their strategic BI partner and look forward to working closely together both in Europe and the US" said Paul Magee, Chairman at Phocas Group.
“We’re delighted to announce our partnership with Phocas Software, and subsequently the launch of MAM Analytics,” said Mike Jamieson, President and CEO at MAM Software. “This agreement is no doubt a step forward in terms of both organisations growing in the automotive aftermarket, and the partnership will ensure we continue to provide the best products to our customers.
“By teaming up with a business intelligence giant such as Phocas Software, we are outlining our commitment to continually develop and improve our products. Phocas’ expertise in the business intelligence world make it a solid partnership choice, and our combined services will ensure our customers can continue to drive their business performance.”
Further announcements regarding applications of the partnership will be made in the coming weeks.
About MAM Software
MAM Software is a leading global provider of on-premise and cloud-based business management solutions for the auto parts, tire and vertical distribution industries. The company provides a portfolio of innovative software (SaaS and packaged), data (DaaS), and integration (iPaaS) services that enable businesses to intelligently manage core business processes, control costs and generate new profit opportunities. MAM's integrated platforms provide a wealth of rich functionality including: point-of-sale, inventory, purchasing, reporting, data and e-commerce. Wholesale, retail and installer business across North America, the U.K. and Ireland rely on MAM solutions, backed by dedicated teams of experienced service and support professionals. For further information, please visit http://www.mamsoftware.com.
Leading business intelligence software company Phocas has thousands of customers across North America, UK, Europe and Australia and a reputation for delivering success through one of the simplest to use BI products in the industry. Consistent growth since 2001 has seen Phocas named in Deloitte’s list of ‘Fast 50’ technology companies for 2014 and we ranked #1 in 13 categories including Mobile BI in the BARC BI survey 2014. Our ‘Keep it Simple’ mantra is behind this growing industry recognition and popularity with customers. Phocas gives non-technical users instant access to data, taking them from easy-to-read dashboards to our renowned lightning-fast grid, and into the most detailed transactions in a few clicks or taps. Phocas is deployed in the cloud or on-premise and most users keep Phocas close by on a mobile device. The company’s solutions include governed data mashups, trouble-free implementation and instant results for better, faster decisions. Phocas is hugely popular in the key vertical markets of manufacturing, distribution and retail, with a 97% customer retention rate, and is extending its reach to provide intelligent BI solutions to all industries. To share the Phocas experience visit www.phocassoftware.com