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Flexera Software Partners With Blackberry & Cross to Provide Application Usage Management Solutions to Enterprises in Central America

Company to Serve as Value Added Reseller and Provide Consulting Services for Software License Optimization and Application Readiness Solutions

SCHAUMBURG, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 01/15/13 -- Flexera Software, the leading provider of Application Usage Management solutions for application producers and enterprises, today announced a partnership with Blackberry & Cross, a Central American value added reseller dedicated to commercial business software solutions, training and services.

Blackberry & Cross is a leader in helping enterprises in Costa Rica and other Central American countries maximize the value they derive from business applications. Blackberry & Cross will resell and provide consulting and training services for Flexera Software's market-leading solutions that empower organizations to streamline the software license lifecycle -- from requisition to retirement -- including FlexNet Manager Suite for Software License Optimization and continuous license compliance, AdminStudio Suite for application packaging, migration planning, testing and remediation, and App Portal for implementing user-friendly enterprise app store environments behind the corporate firewall.

"Our customers invest a substantial portion of their IT budgets in enterprise software, and therefore any solution that helps them derive more ROI from that investment is critically important," said Omar Mora, Founder and CEO at Blackberry & Cross. "Flexera Software has an unsurpassed reputation in Application Usage Management, and its Software License Optimization and Application Readiness solutions are leaders in their respective marketplaces. We look forward to working with Flexera Software and being able to help Costa Rican and other Central American organizations acquire, install and implement these solutions."

"Blackberry & Cross has a strong reputation in Central America as a leading value added reseller and solutions provider," said Tim Boudreau, Flexera Software's Vice President of Strategic Alliances. "They are well situated to provide tremendous value to organizations in that region and we look forward to working with them and supporting their efforts."

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Flexera Software is the leading provider of strategic solutions for Application Usage Management; solutions delivering continuous compliance, optimized usage and maximized value to application producers and their customers. Flexera Software is trusted by more than 80,000 customers that depend on our comprehensive solutions -- from installation and licensing, entitlement and compliance management to application readiness and software license optimization -- to strategically manage application usage and achieve breakthrough results realized only through the systems-level approach we provide. For more information, please go to: www.flexerasoftware.com.

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