Tyler Technologies and Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Sign Contract for Financial Software
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Tyler Technologies Inc.
3550 N. Central Ave Ste 1208
Phoenix, AZ, 85012
Press release date: September 9, 2010
Alaska's Second Largest School District Contracts for Tyler's Munis® Software
DALLAS - Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) announced today that Alaska's Fairbanks North Star Borough School District (FNSBSD) has signed a contract to invest in Tyler's Munis enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, part of Tyler's complete school solution. The agreement includes software licenses, related professional services, maintenance and support.
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District formed an ERP steering committee that extensively researched and evaluated ERP systems over the course of two years. Tyler was selected after impressing the committee with clearly defined details for implementation, prioritization of tasks, and demonstrations of products and resources. FNSBSD will use a variety of products from Tyler's integrated Munis product suite, including financials, human capital management and document management.
"Fairbanks North Star Borough School District selected Tyler because of its commitment to industry best practices and its continuous investment in upgrading its solutions to the newest technology," said Dave Reilly, executive director of technology at Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. "Other differentiating factors that led to FNSBSD selecting Tyler included Tyler's Macintosh interoperability capabilities, ability to electronically track No Child Left Behind, and Tyler's highly trained and certified staff. We're excited about the positive changes our organization will receive by implementing Munis."
"Tyler's Munis ERP solution has a strong nationwide client base that continues to expand into school markets in Alaska," said Richard E. Peterson Jr., president of Tyler's ERP & School Division. "Our expertise in public sector-specific software and services means we know how to deliver an exceptional client experience that is necessary for schools to be successful. We're pleased Fairbanks North Star Borough School District has chosen Tyler as a partner and we look forward to working with them for years to come."
About Tyler Technologies, Inc.
Based in Dallas, Tyler Technologies 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 9,000 local government offices throughout all 50 states, Canada, Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom. Forbes Magazine named Tyler as one of "America's 200 Best Small Companies" for three consecutive years. More information about Tyler Technologies can be found at www.tylertech.com.
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