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Schneider Electric Acquires MaxEAM to Strengthen Enterprise Asset Performance Management (APM) Portfolio

Acquisition enhances user experience for work scheduling, task execution and data conversion

LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Oct. 31, 2016 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced the acquisition of MaxEAM, a software company with complementary applications that extend Avantis.PRO Enterprise Asset Management. The acquisition further solidifies the portfolio and adds valuable domain expertise to Schneider Electric's existing team. This acquisition delivers additional value to industrial organizations seeking to maximize return on assets.

Schneider Electric and MaxEAM have a long standing business relationship working together to deliver successful customer projects on a global scale. The acquisition gives customers a single point of contact for support and delivery services, and more closely aligns future product development.

"The strength of our asset management portfolio continues to grow, both organically and through acquisition. MaxEAM enhances the functionality of our Avantis.PRO offering, securing the investment our customers have made in our products," said Rob McGreevy, Global Vice President, Software at Schneider Electric. "The addition of MaxEAM subject matter expertise and technology will allow us continued expansion of our industry-leading Enterprise APM platform."

"Our advanced technology linked to mobile work execution streamlines processes, adding tremendous capabilities for mobile workers," said Eric Stern, President of MaxEAM. "Schneider Electric's Enterprise APM platform is the broadest in the market today. I'm excited that our people and technology will be an integral component to the overall offering."

Related news: Schneider Electric Ranked Top Asset Performance Management (APM) Provider by Navigant Research.

Specific terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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About Schneider Electric 

Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.

With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software.

In our global Ecosystem, we collaborate with the largest Partner, Integrator and Developer Community on our Open Platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency.

We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.

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