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Follett acquires competitor's software

eSchool News [August 2006]

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Abstract: With its acquisition of the library automation business of its largest competitor, Sagebrush Corp., Follett Software Co. has become the definitive leader in school library automation software. Though Follett pledges to support Sagebrush’s 24,000 school library customers, analysts say the deal, which reportedly gives Follett about a 70-percent market share, ultimately will bring several changes.


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Publication Year:2006
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: eSchool News
Issue:August 2006
Publisher:eSchool News
Place of Publication:Bethesda, MD
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Company: Sagebrush Technologies
Follett Software Company
Subject: Mergers and Acqquisitions
Record Number:12141
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00