Education-Technology Giants SunGard and Datatel Announce Merger

August 7, 2011

Two of the largest software companies in higher education, SunGard and Datatel, today announced plans to merge, after the private-equity firm that owns Datatel signaled plans to buy SunGard Higher Education for $1.775-billion.

SOURCE: The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Education Institutions Worldwide to Benefit From Strategic Combination of Datatel and SunGard Higher Education

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A Back-Office Deal

SOURCE: Inside Higher Ed

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