Accellos Announces Acquisition of TMS Assets

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Accellos acquires Virtual Dispatch, LLC, a Stoufville, Ontario-based provider of both on-premise and on-demand transportation management solutions.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – September 2, 2010 – Accellos, a leading provider of supply chain execution software solutions, announced today the acquisition of the assets of Virtual Dispatch, LLC, a Stoufville, Ontario based provider of both on-premise and on-demand transportation management solutions.

Accellos will integrate certain of Virtual Dispatch’s assets into its emerging Stratus cloud computing portfolio.

“We believe strongly that cloud-based solutions for brokers, shippers and carriers will define the next generation of transportation management systems,” said Ross Elliott, Accellos Chief Technology Officer. “We’ve built our Stratus cloud infrastructure on Microsoft standards like Silverlight and Azure in order to position ourselves and our customers to take advantage of the coming wave. With the Virtual Dispatch acquisition, we can meld that infrastructure with their SaaS products to deliver unparalleled value and begin to realize the potential of cloud computing.”