Fairfax, Virginia, June 4, 2013

CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) (TSX: GIB.A) today announced the launch of CGI Advantage360, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution designed to optimize government business operations. This new offering combines software, support, services and hosting in one comprehensive, integrated package for financial management, budgeting, human resource management, procurement and business intelligence. CGI Advantage360 allows agencies to spend less effort getting their business support technology right and more on the delivery of services that maximize the performance of government.

“Public agencies are increasingly asking for ERP solutions that feature rapid implementation, lower, predictable total cost of ownership and performance capabilities that meet their operational needs ,” said Daniel Keene, CGI Vice-President and CGI Advantage Program Leader. “CGI Advantage360 solves a problem in the mid-sized government market today for an ‘out of the box’ solution that is built for government.”

Part of the CGI Advantage® suite of scalable products and offerings, CGI Advantage360 offers government agencies a powerful, flexible and affordable solution that:

  • Cuts time, cost and risk with proven standardized business processes designed specifically for government

  • Reduces costs by using cloud and Software as a Service capabilities to share computing resources across multiple clients 
  • Enables faster system implementation times through the use of a standardized, pre-configured solution
  • Incorporates regular technology upgrades, providing ongoing access to new application functionality while reducing support costs
  • Improves budget predictability through predefined service levels.

CGI Advantage360 is also an ideal solution for government entities seeking even greater cost and performance efficiencies through shared services among multiple agencies or regional consortia. The solution harvests CGI’s 36 years of experience designing ERP systems specifically for state, county and city governments.

About CGI
Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. Approximately 69,000 professionals serve thousands of global clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as well as a wide range of proprietary solutions. With annualized revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order backlog exceeding C$18 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Website: www.cgi.com.

For more information:

Investors
Lorne Gorber
Senior Vice-President, Global Communications and
Investor Relations
lorne.gorber@cgi.com
514-841-3355 

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Linda Odorisio
Vice-President, Global Communications
linda.odorisio@cgi.com
703-267-8118