SHAKOPEE, Minn., Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Halo announced today its partnership with Open Systems, Inc., entering into a supply and service agreement that grants Open Systems access to the full range of Halo's supply chain analytics and business intelligence solutions. Halo's advanced portfolio of products will enable Open Systems to expand its current service offering to a new and existing customer base. Keith Peterson, CEO at Halo, said "We've developed analytics tools tailored to the unique needs of mid-size manufacturers, distributors, service companies and not-for-profits. The partnership enables both companies to reach large base of global companies. For Halo, Open Systems was our first consideration in this market as their reputation is backed by rock solid customer relationships and planning software solutions."
The Halo Platform includes modules for data integration, performance reporting and analytics, supplier management, forecasting and demand planning. Each module is built as a self-serve application designed for companies with business users who want to perform their own analysis quickly without burdening their IT departments.
Open Systems sees the addition of Halo's advanced analytics software tools as a key to maintaining their rapid growth momentum across a range of sectors. "Many of our customers want pre-packaged solutions to help them achieve rapid time to value," said Paul Lundquist, Vice President, Corporate Development of Open Systems, Inc. "But they also want the flexibility to build their own tools as their needs grow. The Halo Platform, integrated seamlessly into our TRAVERSE system, meets both those needs very effectively."
Halo is an analytics software and advisory services provider which offers customers an innovative blend of technology to manage demand forecasts, inventory and supplier relationships. Halo's Advanced Information Hub is a first-of-its kind solution to help companies leverage all their corporate data to generate new insight for competitive advantage. Halo is headquartered in San Diego, California, and can be reached via the web ( halobi.com), Twitter (@Halo_BI) or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Open Systems
Open Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of powerful business, accounting, CRM, ERP, and mobile software solutions for organizations in many industries, including distribution, manufacturing, and nonprofit. Open Systems recently celebrated 40+ years of serving customers with cutting-edge technologies, and adaptable business solutions. Products offered include Microsoft.NET and SQL Server-based TRAVERSE for the Microsoft platform, and Java-based OSAS for Windows, Mac, and Linux users. For more information on Opens Systems products, call 800-328-2279 or visit www.osas.com.
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