|By Marketwired .||
|September 10, 2013 07:30 AM EDT||
WARSAW, POLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 09/10/13 -- CGI (NYSE:GIB)(TSX:GIB.A) has been selected by Orange Poland, Poland's leading telecommunications provider, for a three-year managed services contract. The contract covers full support for the company's mobile IT business support systems.
CGI will have exclusive responsibility for performing application development, systems integration and maintenance for Orange Poland's customer relationship management, point-of-sale, provisioning, order management, enterprise application integration and billing systems. CGI has worked with Orange Poland for a few years providing systems integration for both fixed and mobile IT systems. This contract is an expansion of its ongoing partnership.
"We're very excited and proud to expand our relationship with Orange Poland and have an opportunity to deliver more value-added IT services," said Dariusz Gorzen, who leads CGI's operations in Poland. "Having a single vendor support its mobile BSS systems will lead to greater efficiencies, faster time to market and decreased IT spend. By leveraging our global delivery center in Poland, we'll be able to provide a high level of local responsiveness and accountability. We look forward to further strengthening our trusted partnership with Orange Poland."
About Orange Poland
Orange Poland is Poland's leading telecommunication provider, operating in all segments of the Polish telecom market. As at the end of 2012 Orange Poland had over 20 million customers of different services (mobile, fixed voice, broadband, TV). As at the end of 2012 Orange Poland achieved revenue of PLN 14.1 billion, EBITDA margin at 34.2% and net free cash flows of PLN 1.5 billion. Orange Poland owns the largest technical infrastructure in Poland supporting key operations.
Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. Approximately 69,000 professionals serve thousands of global clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as well as a wide range of proprietary solutions. With annualized revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order backlog exceeding C$18 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Website: www.cgi.com.