The Sage Group plc (LSE: SGE), commonly known as Sage, is a global enterprise software company headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. It is the world's third largest supplier of enterprise resource planning software (behind Oracle and SAP), the largest supplier to small businesses, and has 6.1 million customers worldwide. It has offices in 24 countries and its products and services are available in more than 160 countries. It was the patron of The Sage Gateshead music venue in Newcastle upon Tyne.

It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

The Company was founded by David Goldman together with Paul Muller and Graham Wylie in 1981 in Newcastle upon Tyne to develop estimating and accounting software for small businesses.

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