ASG Software Solutions

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ASG Software Solutions (ASG), formerly known as Allen Systems Group, is a privately held computer software company that develops and sells enterprise software to international clients. Founded in 1986 by Arthur L. Allen,[1] ASG’s headquarters is located in Naples, Florida. The company also maintains offices worldwide.[2]

ASG’s mainframe and distributed software solutions are used by enterprises in financial and brokerage services, insurance, healthcare, education, government, telecommunications, technology, manufacturing, and retail.[3] Clients have included Coca-Cola, General Electric, and Procter & Gamble.[4]

ASG’s products are used for cloud computing,[5] business service management, job scheduling, legacy data migration, performance management, applications development, and content management. ASG also offers business information portals and applications for identity and user access management, in addition to consulting, implementation, and training services.[6]

In April, 2011, ASG acquired PS’Soft SAS, a provider of IT Asset and Service Management software.[7]

In December, 2011, ASG acquired Atempo, Inc., a global provider of data management software products designed for preservation and protection of corporate digital assets.

On the 15th of October, 2012, an email from ASG CEO Arthur Allen was made public in which he strongly encouraged employees to vote for Mitt Romney in the 2012 Presidential elections, suggesting, "I don’t want to hear any complaints regarding the fallout that will most likely come," should President Obama win reelection. He suggests in the e-mail that his employees donate the maximum of 2,500 dollars to the Romney campaign.[8]

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  1. ^ "Funding Universe". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "ALLEN SYSTEMS GROUP AND VIASOFT ANNOUNCE PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF CASH TENDER OFFER", June 5, 2000". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "PrivCo.com". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  4. ^ "Hoover's". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  5. ^ "The 451 Group: "Cloud Computing – IT Management as a Service," June, 2011". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  6. ^ "Hoover's". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  7. ^ "The 451 Group: "ASG picks up IT service and asset management software firm PS'Soft from BDNA," March 15, 2011". Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
  8. ^ Lavender, Paige (14 October 2012). "HuffingtonPost". Huffington Post. Retrieved 15 October 2012. 

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