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American Software, Inc. Announces Retirement of Dr. Thomas L. Newberry

  American Software, Inc. Announces Retirement of Dr. Thomas L. Newberry

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ATLANTA -- September 20, 2013

American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSWA) today announced that after 43 years of
service, Dr. Thomas L. Newberry, a co-founder, has retired from his position
as Chairman of the Board and Director of American Software, Inc.

About American Software, Inc.

Atlanta-based American Software (NASDAQ: AMSWA) provides demand-driven supply
chain management and enterprise software solutions, backed by more than 40
years of industry experience, that drive value for companies regardless of
market conditions. Logility, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of American
Software, is a leading provider of collaborative solutions to optimize the
supply chain. Logility Voyager Solutions™ is a complete supply chain
management solution suite that features a performance monitoring architecture
and provides supply chain visibility; demand, inventory and replenishment
planning; sales and operations planning (S&OP); supply and inventory
optimization; manufacturing planning and scheduling; transportation planning
and management; and warehouse management. Logility customers include Fender
Musical Instruments, Hewlett-Packard, Parker Hannifin, Sigma-Aldrich, Verizon
Wireless, and VF Corporation. Demand Management, Inc., a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Logility, delivers supply chain solutions to small and midsized
manufacturers, distributors and retailers. Demand Management’s Demand
Solutions^® suite is widely deployed and globally recognized for forecasting,
demand planning and point-of-sale analysis. Demand Management serves customers
such as Avery Dennison Corporation and Lonely Planet. New Generation
Computing^® (NGC^®), a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Software, is a
leading provider of PLM, supply chain management, ERP and product testing
software and services for brand owners, retailers and consumer products
companies. NGC customers include A|X Armani Exchange, Aeropostale, Billabong,
Carter’s, Casual Male, Hugo Boss, Jos. A. Bank, FGL Group, Spanx, Athletica,
Marchon Eyewear, and Swatfame. For more information about American Software,
please visit www.amsoftware.com, call (800) 726-2946 or email:
ask@amsoftware.com.

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, changes in general
economic conditions, technology and the market for the Company's products and
services, including economic conditions within the e-commerce markets; the
timely availability and market acceptance of these products and services; the
Company’s ability to satisfy in a timely manner all SEC required filings and
the requirements of Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the
rules and regulations adopted under that Section; the challenges and risks
associated with integration of acquired product lines and companies; the
effect of competitive products and pricing; the uncertainty of the viability
and effectiveness of strategic alliances; and the irregular pattern of the
Company's revenues. For further information about risks the Company could
experience as well as other information, please refer to the Company's current
Form 10-K and other reports and documents subsequently filed with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. For more information, contact: Vincent C.
Klinges, Chief Financial Officer, American Software, Inc., (404) 264-5477 or
fax: (404) 237-8868.

e-Intelliprise is a trademark of American Software, Logility is a registered
trademark and Logility Voyager Solutions is a trademark of Logility, Demand
Solutions is a registered trademark of Demand Management.. Other products
mentioned in this document are registered, trademarked or service marked by
their respective owners.

Contact:

American Software, Inc.
Vincent C. Klinges, 404-264-5477
Chief Financial Officer