DuPage County, Ill., Picks Ciber for Major Implementation of Infor ERP Software
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For best results when printing this announcement, please click on the link below: http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20121219:nHUGcR9D Ciber, Inc. 6363 S. Fiddler's Green Circle, Suite 1400 Greenwood Village, CO 80111 www.Ciber.com http://www.Ciber.com Greenwood Village, Colo. - December 19, 2012 - DuPage County, Ill., selected Ciber to manage its implementation of Infor enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Ciber will replace the county's aging legacy applications with four Infor solutions: Infor Lawson Financials, Infor Enwisen Talent Management, Infor Enwisen Human Resource Management and Infor Lawson Supply Chain Management for Public Sector. By consolidating functions and improving efficiencies with the new ERP system, the county expects to save taxpayers $9 million over 20 years. DuPage County's current system comprises disparate applications that offer minimal reporting capabilities and have been difficult and expensive for the county to maintain. The Ciber implementation of the new Infor software will allow the county to more efficiently and cost-effectively direct vital activities, such as tracking its more than 2,300 employees and managing important financial and procurement functions. "We selected Ciber to guide the implementation process because of the company's clear ability to implement ERP software for large government projects," said Brian Krajewski, chairman, DuPage County Technology Committee. "We also appreciated Ciber's expertise with change management and its strong focus on project governance. These characteristics gave us the assurance that Ciber would get the job done, and would get it done right." "DuPage County realized its current system was no longer meeting its basic operating requirements and it could better serve citizens with a new system," said Beth Dvoracek, Ciber's senior Infor practice director. "The county wanted a reliable, simple and cost-effective ERP system, which is why we recommended the use of the Infor ERP solution. It is well suited for local governments, because it is not overly complex or expensive, yet it provides the rich functionality DuPage County needs." Ciber has successfully assisted hundreds of public sector organizations of varying sizes and worked with all 50 states. The company has more than 30 years of experience helping government organizations achieve their IT-related business goals. Ciber's relationship with Infor dates back to 1995. As one of Infor's largest systems integration partners, Ciber's Infor experts have enhanced client systems capabilities through more than 2 million consulting hours. About DuPage County Founded in 1839, DuPage County is located in Illinois. It is the second most populous county in Illinois and is part of the Chicago-Joliet-Naperville metropolitan area. For more information, visit www.dupageco.org http://www.dupageco.org/ . About Ciber, Inc. Ciber is a client-focused, results-driven IT consulting company. Its 6,000 consultants provide the business acumen, technical skills and flexibility to help businesses and governments around the globe get the most from technology. Since 1974 Ciber has combined the stability and resources of a large consultancy with the agility and personal touch of a local firm. Ciber (CBR) trades on the New York Stock Exchange and earned approximately $1 billion in annual revenue during 2011. For more information, visit www.ciber.com http://www.ciber.com/ . Contact: Betsy Loeff Media Relations 303-220-0100 firstname.lastname@example.org mailto:email@example.com ### --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Ciber, Inc via Thomson Reuters ONE HUG#1666165