Activant Solutions Inc. was a privately held American technology company specializing in business management software products serving retail and wholesale distribution businesses. Activant Solutions was acquired by Apax Partners and merged with Epicor in May 2011. The combined entity is continuing under the name Epicor. Activant provides customers with tailored proprietary software, professional services, content, supply chain connectivity, and analytics. It serves the automotive, hardlines and lumber, and wholesale distribution markets.