ECi News

April 21, 2015

Grant Howe Joins ECi as Chief Technology Officer

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com), a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced that Grant Howe has been named Chief Technology Officer. As CTO, Howe will be responsible for product/technology strategy and execution across the ECi family of companies. He will lead strategic initiatives addressing ECi's next generation product offerings, common technologies and platforms, and development processes and standards.

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April 1, 2015

ECi Acquires Remote Monitoring and Management Provider Naverisk Limited

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com) today announced the acquisition of Naverisk Limited, the developer of a SaaS-based Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) and Service Desk solution designed to help managed services providers (MSPs) and other IT service professionals support their customers more effectively. This acquisition furthers ECi’s mission of empowering the entrepreneurial spirit and profitable growth of small to medium sized businesses worldwide by expanding its breadth of service offerings.

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January 14, 2015

ECi Acquires Spruce Computer Systems

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com), a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced it has acquired Spruce Computer Systems Inc., an Albany, NY-based provider of software solutions for lumberyards, building materials suppliers and home centers. Rob Fitzpatrick, the current President of Spruce, will take over as President of ECi’s Lumber, Building Materials and Hardlines (LBMH) Division, combining the Spruce, Advantage and RockSolid platforms under one business unit. These solutions serve more than 3,000 customers around the world.

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December 15, 2014

ECi and Jump Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

ECi Software Solutions, a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, and Jump Technologies, Inc., an innovative provider of mobile inventory management, replenishment and proof-of-delivery solutions, today announced a strategic technology alliance to benefit office products dealers. Through this agreement, the ECi DDMS® business system and the JumpTech JumpTrack™ proof-of-delivery (POD) solutions will be integrated, helping drive savings for customers through improved fleet efficiency and the elimination of paper-based proof-of-delivery systems.

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November 20, 2014

ECi Awarded Patent for Cutting-Edge FMAudit® Managed Print Services Technology

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com), a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced that it has been issued a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its industry-leading FMAudit Managed Print Services (MPS) technology.  ECi’s United States Patent No. 8,825,835 B2 covers FMAudit’s “Status Monitoring System and Method” Invention.

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October 21, 2014

ECi Appoints Nick Gradwell as Product Development Director

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com), a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced that Nick Gradwell has been named as Product Development Director, ECi Europe. Nick will be responsible for driving innovation for ECi Europe’s next-generation product offerings and overseeing QA and product deliverables.

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March 18, 2014

ECi Launches e-automate™ software in Europe

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com), a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced the official launch of the ECi e-automate™ system in Europe.  The ECi e-automate system comprises contract and service management together with stock control, accounting, purchasing and sales and is perfect for any service-dispatch-oriented company.

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March 12, 2014

ECi Software Solutions Acquired by The Carlyle Group

ECi Software Solutions (www.ECiSolutions.com), a leader in industry-specific business management and e-commerce software solutions, today announced it has been acquired by global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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