IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - October 16, 2007) - Sage Software announced today its 2007 Business Partner of the Year recipients and million dollar achievers for its channel partner community. Business Partner of the Year honors are given to top ranking business partners for each of Sage Software's various product lines and solutions groups, including Accounting Solutions, Construction and Real Estate, Specialized Business Solutions, Non-Profit Solutions, and CRM Solutions. Million dollar achievers are business partners who have exceeded one million dollars in business with these Sage products.

The Sage Software Business Partners of the Year for 2007 are:

--  Blytheco, LLC, Laguna Hills, CA, for Accounting Solutions;
--  Galaxy Technologies, Inc., Madison, WI, for Specialized Business
--  Infinity Info Systems, New York, NY, for CRM Solutions;
--  NFP Consultants, Inc., St. Louis, MO, for Non-Profit Solutions;
--  MIS Group, Dallas, TX, for Construction and Real Estate Solutions,
--  Compu Financial Systems, Inc., Coral Springs, FL, for the former Small
    Business Division.

Top earning partners who surpassed the one million dollar mark in sales for total Sage Software product lines include (in alphabetical order): Accordant Company LLC, ADSS Global, Aktion Associates, Inc., Alliance Solutions Group, Automated Business Solutions, BAASS Business Solutions Inc., Bangert Computer Systems, BCS/ProSoft, Inc., BDO Seidman, LLC, Blytheco, LLC, BrainSell Technologies LLC, CA-Plus Inc., CFO on the go, CIS Consulting Group, Clifton Gunderson Solutions LLC, CMS Group Inc., CompuData, Inc., Constructive Solutions for Business Inc., Con-Tec Systems Management, Contractor Business Solutions, Cornerstone Solutions, Delphia Consulting LLC, Digitek, Inc., Dresser & Associates Inc., Emerald TC, LLC, ERP Visions, Inc., Financial Computer Associates, Galaxy Technologies, Inc., HighTower, Inc., Idysys, Infinity Info Systems, ISM - Information Systems Management Corp., JMT Consulting Group, Inc., Logical Construction Concepts, MicroAccounting Solutions, MIS Group, Net@Work, Inc., NexTec Group, Inc., NFP Consultants, Inc., Practical Software Solutions, SGS Technology Group, Skyline Business Systems, Socius, Software Professional Center, Software Solutions, Southeast Computer Solutions, SWK Technologies, Inc., SyncSite, Inc., Technology Advisors, Inc., Techware LLC, The Castle Group, The Macabe Associates, Inc., The Strategies Group, THG Sales Automation, United Solutions, and Zybertech Construction Software Services.

The overall Business Partner of the Year for combined Sage Software business will be announced at the Sage Insights 2008 conference, which will be held May 12-15, 2008 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.

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Sage Software supports the needs, challenges and dreams of nearly 2.8 million small and mid-sized business customers in North America through easy-to-use, scalable and customizable software and services. Our products support accounting, operations, customer relationship management, human resources, time tracking, merchant services and the specialized needs of the construction, distribution, healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofit and real estate industries. Sage Software is a subsidiary of The Sage Group plc, a leading global supplier of accounting and business management software solutions and related products and services for small and mid-sized businesses. Formed in 1981, Sage was floated on the London Stock Exchange in 1989 and the Group now has 5.4 million customers and employs over 13,000 people worldwide. For more information, please visit the Web site at or call (866) 308-2378.

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Contact Information: Media Contacts: Mark Priscaro Sage Software (925) 931-7048 John Schoutsen Sage Software (905) 267-2873