Velocity Technology Solutions Sponsors Lawson Software CUE 2011

Recent Buyout Offer and Related Events to be Discussed

Mar 16, 2011, 07:17 ET from Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc.

NEW YORK, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc., Lawson Software, Inc.'s leading provider of managed applications services and its longest tenured partner, is the exclusive Diamond Sponsor for Lawson Software CUE 2011 (Customer User Exchange), being held April 3-6 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Questions regarding Infor Global Solutions and Golden Gate Capital's recent takeover bid and other significant events are likely to arise.

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Lawson customers are surely contemplating how the sale of the software giant will impact their businesses. Velocity expects the $1.8 billion dollar takeover bid to be a popular topic of conversation at the event and welcomes attendees to visit Velocity at Booth# 139 during the event to discuss.

"Although a Lawson sale may well benefit the entire user community, events such as this introduce uncertainty and questions among the customer base and prospective software buyers," says Tom Bruno, Velocity's CEO. "Given our size and important role within the Lawson world, we serve as a safe harbor for our more than 300 customers and all others seeking stability and continuity for their Lawson solutions. We have had a close relationship with Lawson for more than 20 years, and we will be working with the entire Lawson ecosystem to determine the answers to questions and to protect the interests of the customers that rely on Lawson software."

About Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc.

Velocity is Lawson's leading provider of managed applications services, delivering enterprise software through a secure private cloud platform supported by trained and certified professionals. Customers benefit from fully managed environments for software and related applications including guaranteed availability, one call – one source support, integrated security and compliance frameworks, and a guaranteed cost of operations savings. Consultants deliver professional services including implementations, migrations and upgrades – all while leveraging intellectual property and experience accumulated through providing hosting and managed services for Lawson clients. Velocity is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Minneapolis, Tampa and London, Ontario.  For more information, visit

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