Transaction expands CherryRoad’s public sector market share and managed services offerings
Morris Plains, NJ (Oct. 1, 2010) — CherryRoad Technologies Inc., a leading integrator of enterprise software and an Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum Partner, today announced that it has acquired the U.S.-based Oracle PeopleSoft ERP business of Maximus, Inc. (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide. The transaction includes the current contracts, intellectual properties and assets of the business. Terms of the deal, which closed September 30, were not disclosed.
CherryRoad, an award-winning expert in Oracle ERP solutions for more than two decades, has made several acquisitions over the past few years as part of its strategic growth plan. The acquisition of the Maximus ERP business â€“ a leading ERP solutions integrator in the U.S. state government sector â€“ significantly expands CherryRoad’s public sector market share, the number of Oracle PeopleSoft applications it supports, and its state-specific tools and methodologies. It also expands the company’s managed services offerings to include remote functional and technical support, 24×7 help desk, and hosting capabilities.
About Maximus, Inc.
Maximus is a leading provider of government services worldwide and is devoted to providing health and human services program management and consulting services to its clients. The Company has more than 6,500 employees located in more than 220 offices in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, and Israel. Additionally, Maximus is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P SmallCap 600 Index.
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About CherryRoad Technologies Inc.
CherryRoad Technologies Inc. provides comprehensive systems integration and consulting services that maximize enterprise performance for the public and commercial sectors. With headquarters in Morris Plains, N.J. and offices across the U.S., CherryRoad has earned a solid reputation for combining technology, organizational, functional, and vertical market expertise into practical solutions that deliver results â€“ on time and on budget.