SOURCE: enChoice, Inc.

enChoice, Inc.

January 12, 2015 08:00 ET

enChoice Acquires Foster Consulting Group to Expand ECM/ERM Market Share and Service Offerings

TEMPE, AZ--(Marketwired - Jan 12, 2015) -  enChoice®, Inc. today announced the acquisition of enterprise report management (ERM) consulting firm Foster Consulting Group, Inc. (FCG). This acquisition, which includes all aspects of FCG's intellectual property, customers, contracts and personnel, further strengthens enChoice's leadership position and market share in the enterprise content management (ECM) space. 

FCG has provided consulting, design, integration and data extraction services for large, MVS-based ERM systems for twenty years. The company leverages custom data extraction tools to quickly and accurately extract ERM system data. FCG has helped hundreds of leading companies architect, monitor, tune and maintain their ERM environments.

enChoice and FCG will offer their full product and services portfolios across their entire customer base. This will allow customers to maximize efficiency and ROI by providing a comprehensive, end-to-end spectrum of ERM and ECM solutions. The acquisition specifically benefits FCG customers by enabling them to take advantage of enChoice customer support resources and complementary ECM software and services.

"The acquisition of FCG is a significant step forward towards broadening our offerings and capabilities in the ERM market," said Tony White, CEO, enChoice. "We're already the leading IBM® Content Manager OnDemand (CMOD) business partner and exclusive worldwide supplier of CMOD education. With FCG, we further deepen our expertise and offerings in the strategic ERM segment."

"The steadily increasing demand for FCG's services made it clear that aligning the business with a company occupying a leading position in the ERM market would provide invaluable benefits," stated Ken Foster, founder and CEO, FCG. "Given its peerless reputation with ERM customers and within the ECM industry, enChoice was the obvious choice. I have no doubt that our customers and the market will reap considerable value from the new capabilities this union offers."

About enChoice
enChoice®, Inc. ( provides enterprise content management (ECM) software solutions that improve time-to-solution, the user experience and backup and recovery service levels. enChoice software solutions are complemented by end-to-end ECM services and a unique "single point of contact" support program. The company is recognized industry-wide for its innovative, application-aware solutions for IBM FileNet®, IBM Content Manager OnDemand and EMC® Documentum®.

Founded in 1993, enChoice is an award-winning IBM Premier Business Partner and an EMC Technology Connect Select Partner. Customers include Levi's, Merck, Petro-Canada, the United States Army, US Foods and Visa.

About Foster Consulting Group, Inc.
Foster Consulting Group, Inc. (, founded in 1995 by Ken Foster, has worked with hundreds of large MVS-based ERM systems. Over the years, FCG has developed a number of tools and services offerings that assist customers with architecting, monitoring, tuning and maintaining their ERM environments. FCG recently developed extraction services offerings which enable customers to effectively move from one ERM system to another including ASG-Mobius ViewDirect®. FCG has a large team of system specialists that maintain and support all tools and processes offered.

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