Infor, the largest enterprise software provider focused exclusively on solving the essential challenges of customers in the manufacturing and distribution industries, today announced the addition of 170 new customers in its fourth fiscal quarter 2005.
The ERP software category in the mid-market is competitive, said ERP analyst John Fontanella, Senior Vice President and Research Director of Supply Chain Services, Aberdeen Group. The amount of new customers Infor has signed is not only an indication that Infor is on the right track, but also demonstrates the vitality of the market itself.
Customers are choosing Infor because of the companys ability to understand their essential challenges and to speak their language. Infors customers benefit from solutions designed with built-in business specific functionality delivered by professionals with deep domain expertise. Customers also feel that their investment is safe with Infors long-term commitment to solutions that provide complete supply chain integration, product innovation and global scalability.
We continue to gain market share and generate significant organic revenue growth by solving the essential challenges facing our customers in the markets they serve. Our vertical strategy, coupled with our long term investments in new products, resulted in over 1,000 existing customers integrating new or enhancing their existing solutions as well as 170 new customers showing their confidence in Infor, said Jim Schaper, chairman and CEO.
Infor now has more than 17,500 customers, implementations in 70 countries and 2,300 total employees in 47 global offices.