Procede Software Announces Its Latest Excede Hosted Services

Move to Microsoft’s Azure platform offering provides dealerships with IT resource savings, business continuity and peace of mind.

Leading heavy-duty truck and commercial vehicle dealer management system (DMS) and solutions provider, Procede Software, has announced its latest Excede Hosted Services offering, built on the powerful Azure® infrastructure platform from Microsoft®. This offering demonstrates Procede’s continued commitment to provide dealerships with services that deliver reliability, scalability and value when deploying the Excede dealer management software application.

With Excede Hosted Services, Procede Software hosts the dealer’s Excede database and Excede web applications in the cloud, providing 24/7 monitoring, secure unparalleled data access, data backups, and the management of software updates and upgrades. Dealers will gain all the benefits of the award-winning Excede dealer management software, along with added peace of mind, knowing that their infrastructure environment is stable, secure and provides continuous access to real-time data.

“Providing the most robust cloud capabilities for our customers is crucial, especially in these uncertain times,” said Rob Stockfleth, CTO of Procede Software. “Microsoft Azure’s rock-solid hosting environment, combined with Excede’s DMS capabilities, offer the stability and security that our customers demand.”

Leveraging the proven capabilities of Microsoft’s industry-leading Azure platform, Excede Hosted Services eliminates the need to deploy servers on-premise at the dealership or at a co-location facility. IT managers will enjoy the flexibility, reliability and scalability of Excede Hosted Services and the benefit of reducing operational costs and resources typically required to manage an on-premise system.

  • Excede Hosted Services provides multiple benefits for customers, including:
    Hosting of the Excede database, Excede web applications and OEM integrations on an enterprise-level cloud-based virtual server to provide unparalleled data access without having to deploy servers on-premise
  • Enterprise-level security and 99.9% guaranteed uptime, to ensure business continuity and keep dealer systems running smoothly
  • Proactive monitoring and maintenance of the dealer’s Excede software, database and server hardware, delivering seamless and reliable 24/7 DMS operations
  • Competitive pricing, providing dealers with the benefits of a cloud environment while managing IT costs that align with their needs

“The ongoing competitive nature of the heavy-duty truck market continues to drive dealerships to look at and embrace technology to increase performance across all areas of their business,” said Larry Kettler, CEO of Procede Software. “By utilizing Excede Hosted Services on the Microsoft Azure platform, dealerships can realize increased efficiency gains while ensuring their valuable data is proactively and securely taken care of.”

For nearly 15 years, Procede Software has been a Microsoft Certified Partner. By moving to the Azure platform, Excede Hosted Services joins Excede DMS as solutions that benefit from the strength and innovation of Microsoft technology. As a Gold-level Certified Partner, Procede Software collaborates and establishes a close working relationship with Microsoft, earning the highest standards of their widely recognized partnership program.

For more information about Excede Hosted Services and to learn how your dealership can benefit from this solution, please contact Procede Software at or (858) 450-4810.

About Procede Software
Since 2001, Procede Software has been a leading provider of enterprise-level Dealer Management Solutions (DMS) for the heavy-duty truck and commercial vehicle markets. Serving dealer locations throughout the United States and Canada, the industry’s leading dealerships trust Excede to run their business because of its full functionality across all dealership departments, high reliability and strong integrations with their OEM providers. Procede Software is a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner as Excede, its powerful DMS, leverages the strength of Microsoft® SQL technology to provide advanced Windows® and browser-based applications with real-time information.

Visit or contact Procede Software at (858) 450-4800 to learn more.

Procede Software Media Contact:
Isabel Bender
Procede Software Marketing Specialist
(858) 450-4800