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Greenwood Village, CO, United States, 2013/02/22 - Ciber has secured a three-year contract to manage Infor Financial Management and Infor Enwisen Human Capital Management software for Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI), an Alaska Native corporation - Infor.com / CIBER.com. NYSE: CBR
CIRI maintains a well-diversified portfolio of businesses engaged in traditional and alternative energy and resource development, construction and environmental services, hospitality, real estate, telecommunications, aerospace defense and investments.
Under a managed services agreement, Ciber will support vital human resources and financial systems used by CIRI. The contract covers comprehensive application operations and maintenance, including system updates, patch implementations as needed and help desk services.
“CIRI is committed to efficient operations that contribute to value for our shareholders,” said Keith Ziolkowski, CIRI’s director of information technology. “We selected Ciber based on the strength of the company’s resources, the delivery team and the return on investment we gained through this alliance.”
“It’s gratifying to be chosen for a long-term engagement by a new client,” said Beth Dvoracek, Infor practice director for Ciber. “We’re pleased to welcome CIRI into our client family and stand committed to delivering client-focused, results-driven service.”
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. Ciber also has supported IT initiatives for hundreds of local government entities across the U.S. and in Europe.
About Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI)
CIRI is an Alaska Native corporation. It is one of 12 Alaska-based regional corporations established by the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971 to benefit Alaska Native people who have ties to the Cook Inlet region. The Company is owned by more than 7,600 Alaska Native shareholders of Athabascan and Southeast Indian, Inupiat, Yupik, Alutiiq (Sugpiaq) and Aleut (Unangax) descent. It is based in Anchorage and has interests across Alaska, the lower 49 and abroad.
About Ciber, Inc.
Ciber (ciber.com) 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.
Infor (infor.com) is the third-largest provider of enterprise applications and services, helping 70,000 customers in 194 countries improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, using ground-breaking technology that delivers a rich user experience, and flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both.