ACCPAC Acquires Point-of-Sale Software from AGS

My spin: Am I missing something…? Is the point of sale retail market heating up. Fist Intuit, then Dell, now ACCPAC – I’d love some answers (but I guess that’s my job – to FIND the answers…stay tuned.)
PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — ACCPAC International, Inc., a subsidiary of Computer Associates International, Inc. , announced today that it has acquired all assets of AGS Software, Inc. of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, including the point-of-sale (POS) software developed by AGS. The POS application offers extensive storefront automation, an intuitive web-based interface and support for multi-site operations. An addition to ACCPAC’s suite of end-to-end business management applications, the product is fully integrated with ACCPAC Advantage Series(TM) accounting software. The product will be marketed as ACCPAC ePOS(TM). AGS Software President Marc Cashman is joining ACCPAC as Director, ePOS Strategic Sales, and all former AGS employees have been offered positions at ACCPAC. (full story)