June 23, 2003 3:16 PM PDT
Software makers Geac, Comshare to merge
Comshare, based in Ann Arbor, Mich., makes software that's designed to help businesses with financial planning, budgeting, forecasting and reporting. Geac, a Canadian company based in Markham, Ontario, sells a set of accounting, order processing and manufacturing applications that compete with software from SAP, PeopleSoft and Oracle. The companies expect the merger to close by August.