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Greenwood Village, CT, United States, 2013/12/12 - Roanoke County, Va., has chosen Ciber to deploy Infor S3 human resources applications and provide support to manage the software within an external hosting environment - Infor.com / CIBER.com. NYSE: CBR
Ciber will establish connectivity to the hosted system and migrate the county’s Infor software to it, then provide managed services for a variety of Infor applications, including Infor Human Resources Process Suite for Benefits and Payroll, Employee and Manager Self Service and Absence Management.
Ciber’s solution encompasses technical and functional application management services, as well as network backup and disaster recovery. The county also will rely on Ciber for system testing, live migration services and post-production cutover support.
“Roanoke was having challenges with the performance and cost of a different solution,” said Laurie Gearheart, assistant director of finance for Roanoke County. “We chose Ciber because of their flexibility in designing a custom agreement that will enable us to deliver quick and solid value to Roanoke county and the residents we serve. We look forward to reduced costs and improved performance resulting from our engagement with Ciber.”
“It’s a pleasure to welcome Roanoke County into our expanding family of Infor Managed Services clients,” said Beth Dvoracek, vice president, Infor practice leader at Ciber. “With our services and solutions, Roanoke County can access their Infor software without the need to provide in-house infrastructure or resources to manage and support the applications.”
By selecting Ciber to deploy and manage Infor software, Roanoke County continues its mission to be a leader in digital communities. In 2013, Roanoke County ranked fifth in the nation in a national survey by the Center for Digital Government and the National Association of Counties. The survey examines how counties across the nation use technology to provide better services to residents. The county strives to maintain its position in the top ten digital communities in the nation within the 150,000 population or less category.
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 two million consulting hours.
About County of Roanoke
Roanoke County is located in the U.S. state of the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is part of the Roanoke Metropolitan Statistical Area and located within the Roanoke Region of Virginia. As of the 2012 census, the population of Roanoke County was 92,687.
Infor (infor.com) is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 70,000 customers in more than 200 countries and territories improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both.
Infor customers include:
• 19 of the top 20 aerospace companies
• 12 of the top 13 high tech companies
• 10 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies
• 21 of the 25 largest US health delivery networks
• 16 of the 20 largest US cities
• 84 of the top 100 automotive suppliers
• 31 of the top 50 industrial distributors
• 5 of the top 9 brewers
About Ciber, Inc.
Ciber (ciber.com) is a global IT consulting company with about 6,700 consultants in North America, Europe and Asia/Pacific, and approximately $1 billion in annual revenue. Client focused and results driven, Ciber partners with organizations to develop technology strategies and solutions that deliver tangible business value. Founded in 1974, the company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CBR).
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