FRx Software Signs International Software Systems To Expanding Reseller Roster

DENVER, Feb. 27, 2003 — FRx Software Corp., a Microsoft® Business Solutions company, today announced it has formed a reseller agreement with International Software Systems Inc., a reseller of financial solutions with expertise serving CPAs, expanding FRx Software’s roster of Analytics Reseller Partners that offer unique FRx® Financial Reporter and FRx®
Forecaster applications.

FRx Software launched the FRx®
Analytics Reseller Partner Program in July 2002. The program allows qualified organizations to expand their business by giving them the opportunity to sell and implement FRx Software products that use enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications and that are not supported by one of FRx Software’s many ERP system interfaces.

ISS, based in Garden Grove, Calif., will sell FRx Forecaster to its small to medium-sized services, distribution and nonprofit customers, according to ISS owner Laura Peters.

“The comfort level with the ability of FRx Forecaster to work with other accounting products like ACCPAC was very appealing to ISS,”
Peters said.
“FRx Software even helped me organize a seminar for CPAs to learn how FRx Forecaster can help their clients save time, accelerate their budgeting cycles and allow them to budget with greater precision.”

In cooperation with FRx Software, ISS held a free one-hour seminar for CPAs on Feb 25. ISS invited more than 500 CPAs, their clients and prospects to the seminar in Buena Park, Calif., to learn how to use FRx Forecaster to gain control of their budgeting and planning processes, collaborate electronically with less effort to create a better budget in less time, and respond to changes in business conditions year-round. Attendees were awarded two continuing professional education credits, according to Peters.

“International Software Systems brings an incredible depth of accounting systems expertise to our lineup of analytics resellers,”
said Holly Simpson, vice president of partner sales at FRx Software.
“We are happy to help ISS conduct its CPA seminar, in which it will demonstrate how FRx Forecaster helps users budget with more efficiency and precision.”

The FRx Analytics Reseller Partner Program offers a number of options and benefits for qualifying organizations. Companies are now able to distribute FRx Software applications with the added benefit of significant sales and marketing support provided by FRx Software. That support includes media relations assistance, product collateral development, remote sales training, cooperative marketing and webinar (online seminar) participation; FRx Software also assists resellers with certification, marketing and sales activities.

FRx Software Corp., a Microsoft Business Solutions company, is the leading provider of advanced financial analytic applications to midmarket and emerging enterprise organizations seeking to bring more control to their financial analysis and reporting processes. Its flagship product, FRx Financial Reporter, is used by more than 100,000 sites worldwide to bring control to the financial reporting process. FRx Financial Reporter also is considered the financial reporting standard for midmarket companies and emerging enterprises, with interfaces to more than 50 industry-leading financial accounting systems. FRx Forecaster is a browser-based budgeting and planning application that makes it easy for organizations to immediately realize the benefits of budgeting.

Additional information about FRx Software can be obtained by calling (800) 379-8733 or by visiting the company Web site at .

About International Software Systems

International Software Systems has been in business since 1992 and services the United States and Mexico. It has served more than 500 customers in the areas of distribution and service. ISS has been providing customers with ACCPAC products since 1992 and Great Plains®
products since 2000.

Additional information about ISS can be found at or by calling (714) 379-0545.

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