HTC Graduate Merrick Recognized Among the World’s Largest Software Providers by Software Magazine

HOUSTON – September 24, 2012 – Merrick, a leading provider of production management and accounting solutions to the upstream oil and gas industry, announced today its inclusion in Software Magazine’s Software 500 ranking of the world’s largest software and service providers, now in its 30th year.

 “We are pleased to be included in the Software 500 for the 10th consecutive year with over 30% revenue growth from 2010 to 2011. Responding to the growing needs of our clients, as the scope and volume of their businesses expand, we continue to grow and expand Merrick and our sphere of business both globally and in the domestic market” stated Samina Farid, Executive Vice President and COO of Merrick. 

The Software 500 is a revenue based ranking of the world’s largest software and service suppliers. Ranking is based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2011, including revenue from software licenses, maintenance and support, training and software-related services and consulting. 

Merrick is an established market leader providing industrial information technologies for the upstream oil and gas industry since 1992. Co-founded in 1989 by Samina Farid and Kemal Farid, Merrick is headquartered in Houston, and is a leading supplier of production management & hydrocarbon accounting software to the oil and gas industry. The Company’s product portfolio is completed by solutions for ruggedized RFID for asset tracking and traceability, and by an enterprise technical data store and management solution, designed to provide immediate access to vital data required for reservoir analysis, field studies, and exploitation decisions.

Merrick is establishing a global infrastructure to sell, implement and support its technologies around the world and has recently announced the opening off subsidiaries in Oslo and in Bogota. 

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Author: Hilla Abileah
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