Transaction Updates

  • Itris joins Total Specific Solutions Itris, the supplier of the ERP solution ViewPoint for public housing associations, has been acquired by Total Specific Solutions (“TSS”). TSS, part of the Canadian Constellation Software Inc. (“CSI”), strengthens its strategic position as the supplier of standard software for the Dutch public housing sector to that of market leader following the previous acquisition of NCCW in July this year. Both NCCW and Itris will benefit from the knowledge and experience of the other companies within CSI that offer software solutions for the real estate market.

    The acquisition gives Itris, the fastest growing supplier in the public housing vertical, the opportunity to expedite further innovations and to expand its focus from medium sized housing corporations to service the large housing associations as well. The strategic support, sharing of innovation knowledge in a vast global network and the financial security enables Itris to continue its growth and obtain a leading position in the market. CSI has many years of experience in successfully operating and growing multiple software companies within the same vertical, and TSS also has been successful in this area.

    Ramon Zanders, General Manager at TSS: “We welcome the employees and customers of Itris to the TSS family. With this acquisition, Itris becomes an autonomous Business Unit within TSS, responsible for its own operations, proposition, and product line. ViewPoint, the ERP solution of Itris, will be one of the software solutions within TSS for the real estate market.”


    Itris offers a complete solution for the information services of public housing associations with its software suites ViewPoint and ViewPoint GO!. These ERP solutions help to improve the quality and efficiency of the business operations of these housing corporations. The ViewPoint product suite is suitable for medium to large public housing associations in the Netherlands and offers a best practice solution. For the smaller housing corporations (<1,500 rental units) Itris offers ViewPoint GO!, a standard plug & play solution. Itris takes care of the entire implementation, conversion, training and hosting of the solutions as additional service, thereby completely unburdening the housing associations.
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  • ProImpact joins NCCW Almere, 15 September 2016 - As of today, ProImpact, the specialist for online services for the housing association market, joins NCCW the software company specialized in the real estate sector.

    Wibo Pollmann, Managing Director of NCCW: “With the acquisition of NCCW by Total Specific Solutions (TSS) we have indicated that we want to grow substantially in the real estate market. This is the first step in that direction. Online services are vital for our customers, and the front-end of the application has an increasing impact on our users. ProImpact is a specialist in both those areas. Together with ProImpact, we have already had many successful implementations in this field. We are pleased that ProImpact now joins us.”

    Lambert Blikman, Director of ProImpact: “During the past years, ProImpact has further developed its online service offering. It is our mission to make housing associations (more) efficient. We achieve this by making the tenants and the corporation employees self-reliant online. Digital processes coupled to responsive web portals enable us to take the service standard of housing associations to the next level, 24/7 and device independent. Together with NCCW and TSS, ProImpact will further strengthen its position in the housing association market.”

    Investment power and expertise

    ProImpact will serve its customers, who use solutions by NCCW as well as other suppliers, as an independent business unit. ProImpact is part of TSS through the acquisition by NCCW and thereby benefits from the financial investment power and expertise of the mother company. A decentral model is in place safeguarding the continuation of the existing identity and strength of ProImpact. Like NCCW, the strategy of ProImpact is focused on growth.


    NCCW is a supplier of IT solutions for the real estate market. Over half of all the Dutch housing associations use one or more of the NCCW software products. NCCW focuses on innovating the chain processes enabling the corporation, its clients, and suppliers to work together efficiently and have a high level of customer satisfaction. NCCW achieves this with its three product lines: Property Management, XBIS and Corporation Cloud. In July 2016 NCCW became part of TSS. Together with TSS, NCCW actively explores the opportunities for further growth in the real estate market.


    ProImpact is a specialist for online services in the housing association market. Their approach is aimed at realizing e-corporations and supporting projects from A to Z; from strategy to operation. The (standard) ProImpact suite creates transparency in the interaction between housing association and (potential) tenants and thereby making both tenant and corporation employee more self-reliant.
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  • HI-Systems acquires ViPharma from VCD Oosterhout/Groningen, 2 September 2016 - HI-Systems, part of Total Specific Solutions (TSS), has with immediate effect acquired ViPharma. ViPharma is a daughter company of the VCD-IT Group and consists of all medication management activities. The acquisition ensures the continuity of ViPharma for its customers and creates new opportunities and innovations for patient safety and medication management.

    Best of breed’ solution

    The market is increasingly being dominated by generic solutions that comprehend all processes within the domain of care institutions (‘best of suite’). Through the acquisition of ViPharma, HI Systems offers the only ‘best of breed’ alternative for the upcoming integral EPD solutions.

    The acquisition is aimed to safeguard the medication safety of ViPharma clients and to increase the market position of HI Systems.

    About ViPharma

    With the acquisition of Vipharma, HI Systems will add all employees, products, customers and activities to its Business Unit. ViPharma will remain based at a location in the North of the Netherlands. ViPharma services the same market segment with a similar product portfolio as HI Systems. The (care) processes for medication provision in hospitals and mental care institutions will be completely automated. An information system for hospital pharmacies, a prescription system for medical specialists and administration register for the nursing staff, means that each phase in the pharmaceutical care cycle is supported in a closed loop.
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