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About Sage



Global Company, Top Ranking Products,
Growing Customer Base



Sage North American is part of UK-based The Sage Group plc. (London: SGE.L), which reaches a global client base that numbers 5.8 million SMB customers worldwide. It serves these businesses through more than 14,000 employees in operations in North America, the UK, France, Germany, India, Ireland, the Middle East, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, South Africa, Australia, and Southeast Asia.
Sage Software
 
Sage supports the needs, dreams, and challenges of small and midsized businesses (SMB) by offering leading business management products and services. For more than 30 years, Sage has delivered easy-to-use, scalable, and customizable software for accounting, customer relationship management, human resources, merchant services, time tracking, and the specialized needs of the construction, distribution, healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofit, and real estate industries.
 
 

The Business:

Sage is a global company whose revenue in the last fiscal year (2008) was $2.55 billion with EBITA earnings of $590 million.
Sage has 5.8 million customers worldwide using our business management applications to run their operations.
Sage has a large, loyal, and growing customer base – we added 371,000 new customers globally in FY08 (Sept. 2008), 124,000 in North America .
Sage is focused on customer success: more than 40% of our people work in technical support, service, or training roles for customers and partners.
 
 

Market Strength:

Sage is recognized by top industry analysts as a market leader.
IDC ranks Sage number one for financial and ERP applications serving companies with under 1000 employees. (IDC Worldwide ERP Vendor Analysis, Dec. 2008).
AMR's Global Enterprise Applications Market Sizing report (July 2009), places Sage number three worldwide for vendors/products serving customers of all sizes. They rank SAP number one followed by Oracle, Sage, Infor, and then Microsoft. This fact is impressive considering the larger vendors are focused on the Enterprise market.
Gartner Dataquest ranks Sage the North America leader for lower mid-market ERP (for companies with 100-499 employees). They rank Sage number one followed by Infor, Microsoft, SAP, and Oracle. (Gartner Dataquest Insight: ERP Suite Leaders, Trends and Characteristics in the North American SMB Market, 2008. Oct. 2008)
 
 
 

Products and Services:

Sage's portfolio offers the broadest range of business applications for SMBs on the market, from core accounting and ERP to CRM, HRMS, and the special needs of manufacturers, distributors, construction, healthcare, nonprofit, and real-estate organizations. These applications solve the needs of businesses ranging from small to medium to enterprises around the globe.
Sage's products consistently receive top-ranking in industry reviews such as those for Sage 100 ERP and Sage 300 ERP in CPATechnology Advisor.
Sage's products are among the top ranked among users: 28% chose Sage solutions as their mid-range accounting preference in the 2009 CPA Technology Advisor Reader's Choice Awards .
Sage's products support a wide range of technologies, designed to provide customers the lowest TCO and the best fit for their business. We offer choice because we know every customer is different. For example, we offer both hosted and on-premise ERP and CRM. Our products support a range of databases and operating systems and can be used locally within a niche industry or globally. Our applications can be purchased as standalone modules or bundled into a tightly integrated suite.
 
 

And Blytheco?

Blytheco has been named Sage’s “Partner of the Year” for Sage 100 ERP Solutions for the past nine years. We sell and implement more Sage Software systems than any other company; no other firm has more experience with Sage software solutions.
We are a Sage Support Center, a Sage Master Developer
 
 
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