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Greenwood Village, Colo. - June 27, 2013 - Los Angeles Community College
District (LACCD) has engaged Ciber to enhance its student information system by
implementing Oracle's PeopleSoft Campus Community, part of PeopleSoft Campus
Solutions application suite, which will increase efficiency and streamline
processes. The deployment also will provide high-powered analytics to support
LACCD's strategic initiatives, such as targeted recruiting and highly proactive,
information-driven student retention efforts.
Along with the Oracle solution, Ciber will be implementing an enterprise portal
and a new student data warehouse designed to bring all student information in
the district into one place. These systems will eliminate redundant records and
give LACCD the ability to do analytical reporting, such as student lifecycle
tracking from prospecting through matriculation and
"The efficiencies we expect to gain with this implementation will bring benefit
to all who rely on our student information systems," said Jorge Mata, CIO at
LACCD. "Our new solution is designed to support more self-service functionality
and real-time access to data. It will enable more effective workflow, allowing
us to be more responsive to the needs of our students, faculty and staff.
The new system also will help the district meet the State of California's
rigorous student reporting requirements. "Ciber has a working relationship with
12 of the largest community college districts in California," said Mike Dillon,
Ciber vice president and Oracle practice leader. "We've modified PeopleSoft
solutions to support regulatory reporting for many markets, including this
state. This engagement leverages Ciber solutions as well as our company's strong
A Platinum level member of Oracle's PartnerNetwork (OPN) and Specialized in
Oracle's PeopleSoft solutions, Ciber has helped more than 1,000 clients in more
than 2,000 separate engagements leverage their Oracle applications to improve
business processes, reduce costs and provide support for management decision-
making. In the higher education market, Ciber has implemented applications at
more than 200 institutions in the United States and Canada. Approximately 25
percent of Oracle and PeopleSoft higher education clients have worked with Ciber
to implement and/or upgrade their software.
With nine colleges serving more than 225,000 students annually and an area
encompassing 40 cities spread across the greater Los Angeles area, LACCD is the
largest community college district in the country. During the past 77 years,
more than three million students have attended LACCD colleges.
About Ciber, Inc.
Ciber is a global IT consulting company with 6,700 consultants in North America,
Europe and Asia/Pacific, and approximately $1 billion in annual revenue. Client
focused and results driven, Ciber partners with organizations to develop
technology strategies and solutions that deliver tangible business value.
Founded in 1974, the company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CBR).
For more information, visit www.Ciber.com.
About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) 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's 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 www.oracle.com/partners
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