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Randa Accessories Selects NGC Andromeda Cloud Platform for Vendor Compliance and Quality Control


NGC solution allows Randa to standardize quality and compliance
processes across its 50+ brands worldwide

New Generation Computing, Inc. ("NGC"), a leading provider
of cloud-based solutions for product lifecycle management (PLM), supply
chain management (SCM), quality control and vendor compliance, today
announced that Randa Accessories, the world's largest men's accessories
company, has implemented Andromeda® Quality Control and
Vendor Compliance solutions from NGCTM.

Randa selected NGC's cloud-based Andromeda solutions to automate its
compliance and quality control processes worldwide and set high
standards across its 50+ brands. Randa expects to see immediate benefits
from the software, including the ability to identify and correct quality
defects early in the production cycle, saving both time and money while
maintaining brand integrity.

Randa will also benefit from using the vendor scorecards in Andromeda
Vendor Compliance, which will allow Randa to objectively assess and
evaluate vendors, with the ultimate goal of offering its customers the
best value at the right price.

"NGC Andromeda Quality Control and Vendor Compliance solutions provide
an opportunity for Randa Accessories to set standards for both current
and future compliance," said Tim Walter, SVP and CIO, Randa Accessories.
"As we grow our product portfolio, expand into new markets and gain
increasing brand penetration, it is critical we are a leader in quality
and compliance."

"NGC has met all of our needs," Walter continued. "They are flexible and
adaptable, and their solutions are ideally suited to a factory
environment, with the ability to work offline or online. We look forward
to growing our partnership with NGC as we continue to prioritize vendor
compliance and quality control for our brands."

"NGC's Andromeda solutions are helping Randa deliver on its vision of
setting new standards for quality and vendor compliance across our
industry," said Mark Burstein, president, NGC. "Product quality and
vendor compliance are among the hottest topics in our industry, and NGC
is excited that Randa has taken a leadership role in these areas."

Learn more about the NGC Andromeda Cloud Platform® here.

About Randa Accessories

Randa is the world's largest men's accessories company, spanning 11
countries, with a portfolio of 50+ brands and 100+ years of experience.
From sketch to scale, across four extraordinary product divisions, Randa
produces exceptional products and services worldwide, delighting
customers. For more information, visit

About NGC

NGC powers the Digital Supply Chain for retailers and brands with the Andromeda
Cloud Platform
, including solutions for product lifecycle
management (PLM), supply chain management (SCM), global quality control
and vendor compliance.

NGC customers include Brooks Brothers, Carter's, Destination XL,
Fanatics, Foot Locker, Jockey International, Nicole Miller, Spanx, Sport
Obermeyer, VF Corporation, Xcel Brands and many others. NGC has offices
in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Canada, China, India, Mexico, and El
Salvador and is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Software Inc.
(NASDAQ:AMSWA), named one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in
America by Forbes. For more information, visit

Forward-Looking Statements: This press release contains
forward-looking statements that are subject to substantial risks and
uncertainties. There are a number of factors that could cause actual
results to differ materially from those anticipated by statements made
herein. These factors include, but are not limited to, continuing U.S.
and global economic uncertainty, the timing and degree of business
recovery, unpredictability and the irregular pattern of future revenues,
dependence on particular market segments or customers, competitive
pressures, delays, product liability and warranty claims and other risks
associated with new product development, undetected software errors,
market acceptance of the Company's products, technological complexity,
the challenges and risks associated with integration of acquired product
lines, companies and services, as well as a number of other risk factors
that could affect the Company's future performance. For further
information about risks the Company and American Software could
experience as well as other information, please refer to American
Software, Inc.'s current Form 10-K and other reports and documents
subsequently filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. For more
information about risks the Company could face as well as other
information, contact Vincent C. Klinges, Chief Financial Officer,
American Software, Inc., 470 East Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta, GA 30305,
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NGC is a trademark, and Andromeda and Andromeda Cloud Platform are
registered trademarks, of New Generation Computing, Inc.

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