|[January 09, 2014]
comForte 21 Completes Acquisition of the Escort Product Family from Carr Scott Software
WIESBADEN, Germany --(Business Wire)--
comForte 21 GmbH, a global provider of connectivity, middleware,
modernization and security solutions for the HP NonStop platform, today
announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Escort suite of
products from Carr Scott Software Inc. comForte's acquisition of Escort
SQL, Journaling, and RANGER expands the worldwide marketing and support
reach of these products by the NonStop experts at comForte.
'We are very excited about this acquisition as it forms a key part in
the execution of the companies' growth plans', says Dr Michael Rossbach,
CEO of comForte 21. 'The Escort range of products enhances the comForte
product portfolio and helps us to expand our offerings into the database
modernization space. comForte's acquisition of the Escort SQL suite of
products now makes us the experts in NonStop application modernization
from user interfaces to databases, anywhere in the world.
'With HP's exciting re-commitment to the NonStop platform, including
support for the x86 chipset, current and new customers can now see how
central these systems are to the future of HP enterprise computing
plans. Any NonStop customers who may have hesitated to modernize their
applications no longer has any reason to wait as HP NonStop will be
around for a long, long time.' says Harry Scott, Co-founder of Carr
Scott Software. 'As part of comForte's offerings, Escort SQL is now
available to NonStop customers worldwide'
'comForte's dedication to excellence and global reach with a team of
more than 70 NonStop professionals, make them the perfect partner to
take the Escort SQL suite of products to the worldwide market', stted
Dr Richard Carr, Co-founder at Carr Scott. 'NonStop users want to use
industry standard development environments, tools and technologies to
lower costs by eliminating proprietary aspects of technology, such as
Enscribe and comForte's Escort SQL is a powerful, low risk step in the
Over the coming months, comForte and Carr Scott Software will work with
existing customers of these products to develop transition plans,
appropriate to each relationship, ensuring a seamless transition while
continuing the extremely high levels of service the Escort SQL customers
have come to expect.
About comForte 21
comForte is a global leader in the market for HP NonStop
solutions-offering customers a comprehensive suite of proven and
innovative middleware, modernization, connectivity, and security
products. Worldwide, organizations in all industries are using comForte
products to more effectively leverage their investment in HP NonStop
With comForte technology, organizations can:
Connect NonStop platforms with the systems, applications, users, and
initiatives required to meet their business and technical objectives.
Protect mission-critical data as it is stored in, and exchanged with,
Modernize their environment by seamlessly integrating NonStop
databases, Web services and SOA initiatives.
Streamline administrative efforts through intuitive interfaces, and
sophisticated, robust management capabilities.
Today, more than 500 customers around the world rely on comForte
products to manage access to mission-critical NonStop server
applications and data.
For more information about comForte please visit www.comforte.com.
For more information about comForte Escort SQL please go to www.comforte.com/escort-sql
About Carr Scott Software
Carr Scott Software is the thought leader in designing and developing
database middleware and infrastructure software for HP NonStop servers.
More than 300 of HP's NonStop server customers world-wide rely on Carr
Scott Software's products in many industries ranging from banks and
brokerages, emergency services, retail, hospitality, gaming, travel and
many, many others.
For more information Carr Scott Software visit www.carrscott.com.
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