Cúram Software

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Cúram Software Ltd.
Industry Software
Founded 1990 (as IT Design)
Headquarters Dublin, Ireland
Key people John Hearne co-founder and CEO, Ronan Rooney co-founder and CTO[1]
Products Cúram Business Application Suite
Employees 600+
Website http://www.curamsoftware.com/

Cúram Software was an Irish software company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland[1] with offices in Australia, Germany, India, the United Kingdom and the United States. The company produces Social Enterprise Management (SEM) software and offers consulting services, certification, and training. Their name is an Irish word for "Care and Protection". The company was founded in 1990.[1]

Their main software product is the Cúram Business Application Suite. This is an administrative software packages that allows welfare and unemployment agencies to manage the programs they administer.[1] The company's products have found government buyers in a number of U.S. states, Canadian Provinces, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Guernsey, U.K., etc..[2]

It was purchased by IBM in December 2011.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d "Turnover at Dublin software firm surges to $30m", The Sunday Business Post, Sunday, May 21, 2006: Gavin Daly. Accessed June 27, 2008.
  2. ^ Enterprise Ireland: [1], accessed June 27, 2008.
  3. ^ http://www-03.ibm.com/press/us/en/pressrelease/36373.wss

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