|By Business Wire||
|January 9, 2014 09:17 AM EST||
Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) has signed an agreement with the city of Columbia, Mo., for Tyler’s Munis® enterprise resource planning (ERP) and EnerGov® planning, permitting and licensing solutions. The contract is valued at approximately $4.8 million and includes software licenses, related professional services, maintenance and support.
“Tyler brings a level of expertise and experience that will help us implement best practices and its innovative technology will help us improve the efficiency and effectiveness of how we serve customers and manage our business processes,” said Columbia Deputy City Manager Tony St. Romaine. “We look forward to having Tyler on board as we embark on our journey to transform government in the city of Columbia.”
After a competitive review process, Columbia selected Tyler’s Munis and EnerGov solutions to meet the city’s goals of improving interdepartmental workflow and communication, modernizing business practices and providing enhanced public services for customers to access city information and online services.
“Columbia is a technologically sophisticated city that sees the value in Tyler’s integrated software solutions, which can be implemented off the shelf or customized to meet specific needs,” said Chris Hepburn, senior vice president of Tyler’s ERP & School Division. “We are aligned with the city’s goals of putting its customers first and we are excited to help Columbia provide enhanced services to its clients.”
Columbia selected a variety of Munis and EnerGov applications to build a comprehensive system that will meet the current and future needs of the growing city, including financial management, human capital management, content management, permitting, GIS mapping and self service for citizens and employees. Columbia will also utilize EnerGov’s mobile application suite to empower employees to manage code enforcement and field inspections away from the office.
The city of Columbia is Missouri’s fifth-largest city. It has a population of 113,000 and is home to the University of Missouri.
About Tyler Technologies, Inc.
Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to empower the public sector — cities, counties, schools and other government entities — to become more efficient, more accessible and more responsive to the needs of citizens. Tyler’s client base includes more than 11,000 local government offices in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom and other international locations. Forbes has named Tyler one of “America’s Best Small Companies” seven times and the company has been included four times on the Barron’s 400 Index, a measure of the most promising companies in America. More information about Plano-based Tyler Technologies can be found at www.tylertech.com.