Arizona Extends Partnership with CGI to Transform Statewide Financial Management and Accounting System with Cloud-Based Mobile-First Solution

PHOENIX, July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CGI (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) today announced the Arizona State extended its strategic partnership with the company for 10 years to upgrade the State’s financial and accounting system. CGI will upgrade Arizona’s Financial Information System (AFIS) with CGI Advantage®an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution designed for government that streamlines processes and transforms the user experience.

“The Arizona State is delighted and proud to continue its strategic partnership with CGI on the Advantage system. We look forward to modernizing the state’s financial system with the SaaS, mobile-first solution that the new version offers,” said Angela DillardChief Financial Officer of the State of Arizona State.

CGI Advantage is designed for government with an intuitive and responsive user experience built on a secure and flexible platform. Hosted on the CGI Advantage Cloud, CGI will transform the state’s financial system with a modern software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution. The solution meets enterprise-wide state business requirements, eliminates time-consuming software upgrades, enables better data-driven decision-making, creates efficiencies through automation and sets the stage for accelerating and driving continuous improvement and innovation. AFIS is the statewide financial management system for all Arizona agencies and processes more than 31 million transactions each year.

“We are proud to extend our 35-year partnership with the Arizona State for another 10 years to deliver a solution for AFIS that eliminates product customizations and provides mobile access to a modern workforce while maintaining support for the state’s critical business capabilities,” said Joanna Robinson, Senior Vice President of CGI’s Western US Operations. “We are committed to providing a platform that enables data-driven decisions and supports the state’s long-term goal of improving quality, creating new efficiencies, and driving innovation.”

CGI Advantage meets state requirements, reducing risk and total cost of ownership. A proven solution with an intuitive and holistic approach, CGI Advantage leverages over 45 years of public sector expertise and is supported by an active client community that values ​​innovation and access to the global network CGI experts.

About CGI

Founded in 1976, CGI is one of the largest independent IT and business consulting firms in the world. With 84,000 consultants and professionals worldwide, CGI offers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, ranging from strategic IT and business consulting to systems integration, IT and process management services business and intellectual property solutions. CGI works with clients through a local relationship model complemented by a global delivery network that helps clients digitally transform their organizations and accelerate results. CGI’s reported revenue for fiscal year 2021 is $12.13 billion and CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Learn more about cgi.com.

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