Epicor Acquires Enterprise Content Management Software Provider docSTAR and Expands Cloud-Based Solutions Portfolio
Epicor Software, a provider of industry-specific enterprise software, has acquired privately-held docSTAR, a developer of document management software based in Schenectady, New York. Financial terms were not disclosed.
The acquisition brings the docSTAR collaborative cloud-based enterprise content management (ECM) and automated accounts payable solutions to the Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions portfolio.
Available as a cloud hosted service or on premises, docSTAR software helps customers to streamline business processes with smart ECM, document management, automated accounts payable, and electronic forms technology that integrate with third-party ERP solutions. docSTAR solutions address the requirements of organizations in industries such as insurance, financial services, healthcare, real estate, manufacturing, legal, non-profit, education, and the public sector.
The acquisition of docSTAR supports Epicor’s strategy of strengthening and expanding its cloud offerings to continually improve customer experience and the value for customers, said Kathy Crusco, chief operating and financial officer, Epicor. docSTAR brings knowledge and experience in the development and implementation of cloud-based document management software, and also has a successful track record integrating its solutions with leading ERP offerings, Crusco added, pointing out that a near-term focus following the acquisition will be docSTAR integration to Epicor ERP.
With the close of the acquisition, former president and CEO of docSTAR, Tom Franceski, will lead the document management business at Epicor as general manager reporting directly to Crusco.
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