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Pronto Software, ERP Vendor
Pronto Software@Australian vendor of software meeting the needs of a range of vertical industries such as retail and food and beverage@wants to ensure it

acquire dss  users. TEC helps Pronto acquire additional VARs around the world, but particularly in the North American market. TEC increases awareness of company brand and product via presence on Web sites, as well as in weekly and daily newsletters. Pronto solution data in ebestmatch TM allow prospects to see how well the feature/function set compares with other solutions in the market; ebestmatch also helps decision makers to cement decisions, or helps them sell their decisions internally.   Leading the ERP Pack

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