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Infor Recognizes Americas Partner Achievement

Six Leading IT Firms Selected as Partners of the Year

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/15/12 -- Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, announced six Partner of the Year award winners, recognizing excellence among Infor's channel base. Partners were recognized in six categories along different products and regions for exceptional growth and product excellence.

Partners of the Year
Infor Distribution Channel Partner of the Year - DSA, Inc.
With offices in Phoenix, Houston, Portland, Cincinnati, and New Orleans, DSA is a leading provider of software and services for the distribution market specializing in Infor Distribution SX.e and Infor Distribution FACTS. Infor Distribution solutions deliver the right tools to trim costs and boost operational efficiency to help distributors make better, faster decisions. Both flexible and scalable, Infor Distribution software provides out-of-the-box functionality for shorter deployment times and fewer costly customizations.

Infor SyteLine Channel Partner of the Year - The Copley Consulting Group
Based in East Greenwich, RI, The Copley Consulting Group sells, implements and services Infor SyteLine throughout the Northeastern United States. Infor SyteLine provides the foundation to improve business efficiency, customer service and overall manufacturing productivity for a broad range of industries. From selling and sourcing to production and fulfillment, SyteLine delivers clear visibility across the organization, helping to automate and manage key business processes.

Infor VISUAL Channel Partner of the Year - Synergy Resources, LLC
Synergy Resources is a licensed reseller of Infor VISUAL and Infor SyteLine solutions with offices in New York, New Hampshire, Virginia, and Ontario.

Infor VISUAL is an easy-to-implement business system that provides small to medium manufacturers with multiple scheduling options to enable improved performance. By quickly converting customer requirements into manufacturing requirements, VISUAL eliminates redundant steps to facilitate competitive advantage in the areas of price, delivery and quality.

LatAm Channel Partner of the Year - Cimatic de Mexico
Cimatic de Mexico is a consulting firm that provides multiple Infor solutions, including Infor ERP, supply chain, and business intelligence applications. Cimatic is committed to offering solutions and services that generate value for customers, helping businesses to excel in today's competitive and changing market.

Infor Lawson Service Partner of the Year - NTT DATA
Headquartered in Tokyo with business operations in more than 35 countries, NTT DATA provides business consulting, implementation, cloud and managed services supporting the full suite of Infor Lawson products. NTT DATA collaborated with Infor teams to develop flexible, value-add solutions and service offerings that provide customers with a superior user experience, flexibility in managing mixed-mode environments, and deep industry-specific functionality.

System i Channel Partner of the Year - Guide Technologies
Guide Technologies is a leading full-service provider of multiple Infor solutions, including Infor XA, Infor SyteLine, Infor LN, and Infor EAM. Infor XA is designed specifically for discrete manufacturers with mixed-mode processes. Built on the IBM System i platform, it is designed to improve manufacturing quality, cut energy costs and help businesses cope with rapidly evolving product lines.

"With channel license revenue growth of 28 percent in the last year, channel partners are a critical part of Infor's accelerated growth strategy and objectives," said Jeff Abbott, vice president, Global Alliances and Channels, Infor. "We are honored to recognize the contributions made by our partners to Infor's double digit growth and for the value they have brought to our customers."

For more information on becoming an Infor Partner, visit www.infor.com/company/partners/.

About Infor
Infor is the third-largest provider of enterprise applications and services, helping 70,000 customers in 194 countries improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, using ground-breaking technology that delivers a rich user experience, and flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.

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