Enghouse Systems Limited
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Enghouse Systems Limited

April 02, 2007 17:26 ET

Enghouse Systems Limited: TranSched Acquires Ontira

MARKHAM, ONTARIO, and VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - April 2, 2007) - TranSched Systems Limited, a unit of Enghouse Systems Limited (TSX:ESL), announced today that they have acquired Ontira Communications of Vancouver, B.C.

Ontira is a leading supplier of Automated Travel Information Systems (ATIS) for the transit and transportation industries, including a variety of solutions including enhanced interactive voice response (IVR) and multi-media systems.

"We felt that Ontira was a natural fit, both in terms of its transportation industry experience, as well as its history in IVR systems," commented Stephen Sadler, Chairman & CEO of Enghouse.

As Ontira is a private company terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

About TranSched Systems

TranSched is a full-service provider of enterprise software solutions for the public and private transportation industry. They offer products for scheduling, vehicles, operations, maintenance, sales and dispatch in addition to a variety of specialized applications such as demand-response for paratransit, GPS based fleet location systems, IVR systems for customer inquiries and a complete tour management product. TranSched is a unit of Enghouse Systems Limited (information below). Further information may be obtained from its web site at www.transched.com.

About Enghouse

Enghouse is a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions serving a variety of distinct vertical markets. Its strategy is to build a larger and more diverse software company through strategic acquisitions and managed growth. Enghouse shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ESL". Further information about Enghouse may be obtained from the Company's web site at www.enghouse.com.

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