The [Great] Plains Dealers
- Great Plains Improves Solomon Desktop. // Accounting Technology;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p12
Reports on Great Plains Software Inc.'s improvement of its Web Project and Web Project Expense applications for the Solomon IV system. Offer of information from modules in the Solomon IV Project Series for analysis.
- GP Sales Program Targets Large Customers. // Accounting Technology;Jun2000, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p10
Reports that Great Plains has chosen a group of its largest resellers to serve large national accountants under the National Partner Sales program.
- Microsoft to Acquire Great Plains. // Practical Accountant;Feb2001, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p14
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s acquisition of Great Plains Software Inc., a supplier of mid-market business applications and software. Microsoft's plans in integrating Great Plains into its business; Benefits expected from the merger; Terms of the agreement.
- Microsoft Jumps in the App Pool. Scott, Robert W. // Accounting Technology;Mar2001, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p6
Comments on Microsoft Corp.'s acquisition of accounting software developer Great Plains Software Inc. Market developments which led to the sale of Great Plains; Importance of the acquisition to Microsoft's efforts to expand its presence into the applications market; Overview of Great Plains'...
- Great Plains expands horizon. // Advertising Age's Business Marketing;Jul99, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p4
Describes the advertising campaign created for Fargo, North Dakota-based software company Great Plains. New logo introduced by the company in its campaign; Theme of the campaign.
- Doug Burgum. // Fortune;5/1/2000, Vol. 141 Issue 9, p330
Profiles Doug Burgum, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Great Plains, which develops business-management and electronic business software in Fargo, North Dakota. Comment on Web sites for tree houses, quotes, music, logging camp ranch, and gift certificates.
- Microsoft boosts.Net with Great Plains deal. Callagham, Dennis; Fisher, Dennis // eWeek;01/01/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p11
Reports on Microsoft Corp.'s venture into the small-to-midsize business applications market with the purchase of Great Plains Software Inc. Goal of developing its .Net strategy, the company's plan to sell software as an Internet service rather than as a licensed desktop application;...
- The Lessons of Consolidation. Scott, Robert W. // Accounting Technology;Jul2000, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p6
Reveals lessons of corporate consolidation from Solomon Software Inc.'s acquisition by Great Plains Software Inc. Advantages of becoming a bigger company; Less out-of-pocket costs and easier sources of financing for acquisitions; Solomon's conversion from a leading company to an also-ran;...
- Mid-market Manuevers. McCausland, Richard // Accounting Technology;Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p34
Focuses on the merger and consolidation of software vendors in the United States. Great Plains Software Inc.'s purchase of mid-market rivals RealWorld and Solomon Software; View that product line growth includes front office and electronic business. INSET: For Epicor, two's too many..