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Greenwood Village, CO, United States, 2010/03/22 - CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR), announced its Principle Express Pack (PEP) is now the first Oracle Accelerate solution in North America for the food and beverage industry that leverages Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne. NYSE: CBR
CIBER’s PEP is an affordable, adaptable and rapid Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution designed specifically for the food and beverage industry. CIBER is both an Oracle Accelerate and Platinum Partner in the Oracle® PartnerNetwork.
PEP is a comprehensive enterprise foundation, built on Oracle’s JD Edwards solution, which allows companies to add applications as their business grows. Providing pre-configured functionality from harvest and field management to complex pricing, including quality-based pricing, CIBER’s PEP is a robust enterprise solution with the capability to operate an organization’s entire ERP needs.
“Oracle Accelerate solutions combine our world-class applications with Oracle Business Accelerators and knowledgeable partners to deliver complete, industry focused solutions that are affordable for midsize organizations,” said Mark Keever, Group Vice President, Oracle Midsize Applications Program. “CIBER’s industry expertise and reach is critical for companies looking to own specially tailored solutions for the food and beverage industry.”
“With PEP, CIBER’s bundled food and beverage enterprise solution, our clients can experience lower total cost of ownership and rapid realization of business value,” expressed Mike Dillon, Senior Vice President of CIBER’s Oracle Practice. “This industry pack leverages our food and beverage expertise and industry best practices to provide the customizations that are typically required within the food and beverage industry. This solution provides unique pre-configurations and can be implemented globally, offering multi-language, currency and localizations.”
CIBER was one of the first firms to develop a fully ERP-integrated solution to help manage grower relationships and one of the first to apply principles of lean manufacturing to companies in the food and beverage industry. CIBER leverages its expertise in the food and beverage industry by helping clients improve the entire span of the value chain including suppliers, growers and ranchers, packers and processors, brokers and distributors, as well as retailers and food service.
About Oracle Accelerate
Oracle Accelerate for Midsize Companies combines Oracle Applications and Business Accelerators with industry- and geography-specific deployment expertise to solve business problems in highly targeted and rapidly deployable packages. Oracle Business Accelerators are rapid implementation tools, templates and industry- and geography-specific leading practice process flows provided by Oracle to partners to help dramatically reduce implementation time, complexity, cost and risk.
About Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN)
Oracle PartnerNetwork Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit oracle.com/partners/.
About CIBER, Inc.
CIBER, Inc. (ciber.com) is a pure-play international IT outsourcing and software implementation and integration consultancy with superior value-priced services and reliable delivery for both private and government sector clients. CIBER’s services are offered globally on a project- or strategic-staffing basis, in both custom and enterprise resource planning (ERP) package environments, and across all technology platforms, operating systems and infrastructures. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colo., CIBER now serves client businesses from over 40 U.S. offices, 25 European offices and seven offices in Asia/Pacific. Operating in 18 countries, with more than 8,000 employees and annual revenue in excess of $1 billion, CIBER and its IT specialists continuously build and upgrade clients’ systems to “competitive advantage status.” CIBER is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P Small Cap 600 Index.
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CIBER Forward-Looking and Cautionary Statements
Statements contained in this release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, as discussed in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. CIBER undertakes neither intention nor obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements. CIBER and the CIBER logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of CIBER, Inc. Copyright© 2010.
Doug Eisenbrandt, Director, Corporate Finance
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