News | September 13, 2018

Demand Solutions Named A Leader, Positioned Highest For Ability To Execute, In The Gartner Magic Quadrant For Supply Chain Planning Systems Of Record

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Demand Management, Inc., a leading global resource for cloud-based supply chain management solutions, announced today that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Leaders” quadrant of the August 2018 Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning Systems of Record. Among all vendors evaluated, Gartner positioned Demand Solutions the highest for Ability to Execute.

“We’re grateful to be positioned in the Leaders quadrant by Gartner for the first time,” said Bill Harrison, president of Demand Management. “We believe this recognition is a reflection of the success our customers are achieving with Demand Solutions software. We continue to execute on our vision of a future in which all supply chain stakeholders are able to make the most informed decisions possible—but we won’t stop there. Our entire team will continue finding new ways to help supply chain professionals work more closely together in driving outstanding business performance.”

The Demand Solutions integrated, cloud-based supply chain management solution provides a full range of supply chain planning capabilities to optimize demand, supply, and manufacturing across all channels. Demand Solutions’ customers around the world and across a wide range of industry verticals use this foundational demand, supply and manufacturing solution to support sales and operations planning (S&OP) and integrated business planning (IBP) processes.

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About Demand Management, Inc.

Demand Management, Inc. is a leading global provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) supply chain planning software. These affordable, easy-to-use solutions for manufacturers and distributors are designed to increase forecast accuracy, improve customer service levels, and reduce overall inventory to maximize profits and lower costs. Designed to run on Azure, a cloud service from Microsoft, the Demand Solutions DSX supply chain planning solution offers functionality for demand optimization, supply optimization, manufacturing optimization, integrated business planning/sales and operations planning, team collaboration, workflow optimization, and data visualization.

Demand Management has worked with supply chain professionals for over 30 years and has incorporated their best practices and real-world business requirements into its software. The company’s extensive customer base across 79 countries includes Siemens Healthcare, AutomationDirect.com, and Newfoundland Labrador Liquor Corporation. Demand Management is a wholly owned subsidiary of Logility, Inc., which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Software (NASDAQ: AMSWA), named one of Forbes Magazine’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to substantial risks and uncertainties. There are a number of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by statements made herein. These factors include, but are not limited to, continuing U.S. and global economic uncertainty, the timing and degree of business recovery, unpredictability and the irregular pattern of future revenues, dependence on particular market segments or customers, competitive pressures, delays, product liability and warranty claims and other risks associated with new product development, undetected software errors, market acceptance of the Company’s products, technological complexity, the challenges and risks associated with integration of acquired product lines, companies and services, as well as a number of other risk factors that could affect the Company’s future performance. For further information about risks the Company and American Software could experience as well as other information, please refer to American Software, Inc.’s current Form 10-K and other reports and documents subsequently filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, contact: Vincent C. Klinges, Chief Financial Officer, American Software, Inc., (404) 264-5477 or fax: (404) 237-8868.

Demand Solutions® is a registered trademark of Demand Management, Inc. Other products mentioned in this document are registered marks, trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

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