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Alphinat Renews a Contract With the Government of France That Allows the SGMAP, an Agency Responsible for State Modernisation, to Continue Developing E-Government Services

SmartGuide(R) delivers e-government services in France that enhance the citizen experience and engagement

MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 01/15/14 -- Alphinat (TSX VENTURE:NPA) is pleased to announce that France's SGMAP organisation, the leading agency of the government of France for State Modernisation, will continue to leverage SmartGuide and SmartGuide PaaS Edition to deliver citizen-centric e-government services. The contract has been renewed for three years with an option for a fourth year. This new contract puts Alphinat in a direct relationship with the SGMAP and allows the client to acquire additional software licenses, annual maintenance and associated professionals services.

About the SGMAP

The SGMAP is the agency of the government of France that is responsible for State Modernisation. The SGMAP organisation was set up in response to the new roadmap for government modernisation. It was designed in such a manner as to serve three ambitious objectives: contributing to maintaining the French social model, restoring public finances and making the economy competitive.

The SGMAP brings together all the departments responsible for the modernisation policy, which were previously dispersed, and introduces a new consistency to government modernisation efforts.

For this purpose, the SGMAP brings together:


--  the Interministerial Directorate for Government Modernisation, formerly
    the Directorate General for State Modernisation (DIMAP); 
--  the Interministerial Directorate for Information and Communications
    Systems (DISIC); 
--  the task force responsible for making public data accessible (Etalab). 

For more information, please visit www.modernisation.gouv.fr/en.

About Alphinat

Alphinat provides SmartGuide®, and SmartGuide PaaS Edition leading Web, Mobile and Cloud Solution Development Platforms that enable organizations to easily create, deploy and manage intelligent and personalized web applications. It provides organizations with the agility to quickly deliver efficient online services to all their stakeholders while unleashing the full value of existing corporate IT assets. Alphinat technology can benefit organizations of all sizes and industries by helping them modernize, automate and render cost-effective a number of business processes at a fraction of the cost associated with conventional customized solutions. Alphinat is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, with offices in Paris, New York and Zurich. For more information, please visit www.alphinat.com.

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