Microsoft Dynamics GP

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Microsoft Dynamics GP

A comprehensive set of business applications originally developed by Great Plains Software and acquired by Microsoft in 2001. Under the Microsoft Dynamics GP brand, modules are available for most business functions, including sales, supply chain (inventory), purchasing, payroll and manufacturing.

In 1981, Great Plains Software, Fargo, ND, was founded by Doug Burgum to provide accounting software for DOS. It was the first to offer a comprehensive set of business applications for Windows. See Microsoft Dynamics.
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GREAT PLAINS SOFTWARE (800)456-0025 (701)281-0550 (701)281-6868 FAX 1701 38th Street SW, Fargo, ND 58104 E-Mail: dhoage@greatplains.com Internet: http://www.greatplains.com CONTACT: Deb Hoage, Franchise Manager 402421-1891 TYPE OF BUSINESS: Established in 1981, Great Plains is a leading provider of fully integrated, Enterprise-Wide Global Business Management Software.
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So Redmond watchers were caught by surprise last week when Microsoft announced a deal to buy Great Plains Software, a 19-year-old accounting software company, for more than a billion dollars in Microsoft stock.
Great Plains Software Inc, the Fargo, North Dakota-based financial software provider, has reported first-quarter net income up 60.4% at $3.5m on revenue up 47% at $39.9m.

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