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From its early beginnings, NOW Solutions has become the best-of-breed HRMS software and business solutions provider in North America. Many landmark events mark our exciting history.


Year Milestone Event
1972  Argonaut released its first HR/Payroll application.
1990 Ross Systems acquires the HR/Payroll application from Argonaut. HR Classic (character cell version) is released.
1994 Ross Systems launches HRCS (client/server version).
1995 The HR/Payroll Product Division made it possible for us to be the first HRMS vendor to introduce "employee self-service kiosk" functionality in the marketplace.
1998 Our HR/Payroll Product Division remained at the forefront of HRMS technology by introducing employee self-service via the Web.
2001   February: Leaders and visionaries of Ross Systems' HR/Payroll division spins-off to form NOW Solutions, LLC. NOW Solutions acquires products and key talent from Ross Systems HR/Payroll product division.
A partnership is forged between NOW Solutions and Ross Systems to ensure tight integration with Ross Systems remaining product line (manufacturing and financials).
September: NOW Solutions launches emPath™ 6.0 (web-based version).
2002 January: CustomerFirst® Online" is launched to assure our customers receive the highest quality of support service.
July: emPath™ 6.1 is released with several new product/technology features and enhancements.
December: NOW Solutions and Enwisen form alliance to deliver integrated HR communications.
2003 March: emPath® 6.2 is released with several noteworthy enhancements to workflow processing, employee self-service and manager self-service.
2004 February: Building upon 32 years of leadership in the HRMS marketplace, emPath® 6.3 is released. The use of Microsoft's .NET technology allows NOW Solutions to deliver extremely fast performance and a robust and scalable web tier, and at the same time positions the company to move forward quickly in the important and rapidly-evolving area of web application usability.
2006 January: NOW Solutions expands its operations with a new office in Brazil.
December: NOW Solutions rolls out its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) version of emPath®.
2007 July: Furthering its leadership in technology and architecture, coupled with a robust feature set, NOW Solutions releases emPath® version 6.4 supporting the state-of-the-art technology. This version also offers emPath®'s Global User Interface Definitions. The GUID tool empowers Administrative users to select and control where and how to change emPath®'s web-pages and fields.

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