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Don't expect a commercial ERP to do the government's job

Because the mission of state and local governments is to deliver services driven by policy and legislative mandates, they cannot operate like for-profit businesses. The level of transparency into financial, budgetary and human resource activities needed exceeds any private sector requirements. This paper discusses why these and other differences between the public and private sectors affect the type of ERP solutions needed to support the unique business of government.


CGI Advantage Performance Budgeting and Measurement

Supports all of the unique phases of public sector budgeting on a single platform to ensure accountability and transparency from formulating initial budget requests to creating the budget documents, and managing for results during budget execution.

Case studies

Using Augmented Reality and Precision Data to Enable the Future Smart City

As part of a Kiruna Sustainability Center initiative, the city and CGI created a proof of concept for the “Hidden City.” Using GPS-enabled data sources and GIS data from the city, visualized through augmented reality (AR), the city was able to envision underground infrastructure. Using HoloLens glasses, the city could view underground pipes in three dimensions.


Face-to-Face Digital Transformation Summit

The Face-to-Face Digital Transformation Summit brings together thought leaders from across government as they explore the technologies, policies and strategies that make transformation possible. CGI's Joan Lillich presents on Digital Organization Change Management at 8:35 a.m. Please connect with our experts at our exhibit table.


CGI Advantage Case Study: Prince William County Public Schools, Virginia

The Prince William County Public School system in Virginia has been a CGI client for two decades. In this video, several members of the school system discuss the benefits of working with CGI and its CGI Advantage ERP solution which addresses the unique needs of public school systems.