Follett Enters the Data Management Market with TetraData Acquisition

September 2006
Educational Marketer;9/4/2006, Vol. 37 Issue 25, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of TetraData, a supplier of data warehousing, and analysis solutions, by software applications provider Follett Software in the U.S. Both companies share a commitment to customer support to enhance educational process. However, observers did not view the move positively. They think Follettt made the acquisition to look for avenues in the school services market.


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