Harris’ Local Government Division Acquires The Sidwell Company
Niagara Falls, NY, January 16, 2019 – Harris’ Local Government division (HLG) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of The Sidwell Company (Sidwell). With over 90 years of experience, Sidwell is an industry-leading geospatial solutions provider specializing in GIS products, services, and solutions to meet the diverse needs of government and private industries. Sidwell’s products, services, and business partners will complement the HLG portfolio within this market. HLG will continue to develop, sell, implement, and support the Sidwell solutions.
Joe LaBuda, Executive Vice President of Harris’ Local Government group commented, “the acquisition of Sidwell expands HLG into the cartography and GIS market. We are very pleased to add such a well-respected GIS applications and mapping solution to our portfolio. I welcome the entire Sidwell team to our HLG family.”
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For over 30 years Harris Local Government has empowered public sector leaders by providing specialized, mission-critical software designed specifically to meet their fund accounting, human resources, regulatory, and billing needs. Our portfolio of innovative solutions combined with our staff’s extensive experience allows us to help our clients revolutionize their internal processes so they can serve their communities better.
We proudly serve over 5,500 small and mid-sized municipalities, counties, utility districts, park districts, and libraries throughout the United States reducing financial risk and driving efficiencies.
Harris Local Government is a division of Harris Computer Corporation and its parent company, Constellation Software, which serves over 125,000 customers in over 100 countries relying on its innovative public and private sector software solutions.