Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) has signed a software-as-a-service
(SaaS) agreement with the city of Amarillo, Texas, for Tyler's EnerGov™
and Munis® solutions.
The city of Amarillo had been using a combination of in-house and
vendor-provided software solutions for their licensing, permitting, and
utility billing functions. In an effort to implement best practices and
enable transparency for its constituents, the city sought a
comprehensive citizen services solution for land, permitting, licensing,
code, public works, billing, vital records, and cashiering management.
Amarillo also required a solution that had an excellent platform for
open government, allowing citizens access to information and tools at
The city of Amarillo ultimately chose Tyler because it offered the best
solutions to serve their constituents' needs and it provides a platform
that will allow for growth as the city continues on a path of constant
improvement. The EnerGov solution will provide the city with permitting
and inspections processing, as well as a citizen portal to expand access
and transparency for residents, and Munis will improve communication
across multiple departments.
Amarillo's citizens will benefit from the ease of access to real-time
data through the city's 3-1-1 initiatives by leveraging Tyler's
citizen-facing products, allowing for seamless coordination between
various city departments and automated workflows to boost citizen
access, customer service and communication. The solutions should provide
numerous opportunities to gain efficiencies and reduce costs. The city
of Amarillo chose to contract for a SaaS solution, rather than on-site
hosting, to ensure the organization is always up to date with its
Amarillo is located in northwest Texas and is the 14th most populous
city in the state. It has a population of close to 200,000 residents.
About Tyler Technologies, Inc.
Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) 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 their
constituents. Tyler's client base includes more than 14,000 local
government offices in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean, the United
Kingdom and other international locations. In 2016, Forbes ranked Tyler
on its "Most Innovative Growth Companies" list, and it has also named
Tyler one of "America's Best Small Companies" eight times. The company
has been included six times on the Barron's 400 Index, a measure of the
most promising companies in America. More information about Tyler
Technologies, headquartered in Plano, Texas, can be found at www.tylertech.com.
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