CGI Contracts With Multiple Michigan Localities to Deliver Robust SaaS-Based Enterprise Resource Planning Solution

State-sourced technology solution now available for localities through unique partnership CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) today announced that it is partnering with the Michigan Municipal Services Authority (MMSA) to offer CGI Advantage360®, a software as a service (SaaS) enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, to multiple Michigan localities. Initial clients under the new agreement are the…

Business and Technology Predictions for the Year 2020

A man by the name of Dennis Gabor once said, “We cannot predict the future, but we can invent it.” In the ERP industry we have the ability to look at data collected over the last several years to see where trends are shaping the future of enterprise resource planning. Late last year we published…

Developing a Successful Public Sector IT Strategy

A number of government organizations are considering the idea of merging internal IT departments and infrastructure by sharing service arrangements. There are financial savings and potential operational advantages to this approach. Relying on one, centralized IT organization ensures improved performance, better security measures and synergistic resilience. Due to budget pressures, changing work habits and citizens’…

Oracle Service Cloud Achieves Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program Provisional Authority

News Summary Oracle Service Cloud—a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution—has received a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) moderate provisional Authority to Operate (p-ATO) from the Joint Authorization Board (JAB), comprised of the Chief Information Officers (CIOs) of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), and U.S. General Services Administration (GSA).…