Westerville, OH and Toronto, ON. January 5, 2016
After a comprehensive and competitive procurement process, Advanced Utility Systems, a division of N. Harris Computer Corporation (Advanced) is pleased to announce that the City of Westerville (the City) has selected CIS Infinity as its new customer information and billing solution (CIS).
CIS Infinity is the flagship CIS from Advanced, which the City is in the early stages of implementing, and will support the City’s meter reading, billing, collections and customer service requirements for 17,000 electric, water, sewer and refuse customers.
Gina Love, Assistant Finance Director for the City, describes the procurement process and explains why CIS Infinity was selected: “The City spent considerable time evaluating various solutions by soliciting proposals as well as conducting on-site software demonstrations and discovery sessions.”
“Advanced clearly demonstrated how the CIS Infinity system would meet our requirements and how it would work with our new accounting system.”
Mrs. Love continues, “CIS Infinity best met the City’s current and future needs and aligned with the mission of our ERP Project, which is to meet the operational needs of the City through effective and efficient coordination and delivery of core business functions in an intuitive and user-friendly environment.”
Peter Fanous, Executive Vice President for Advanced comments: “Advanced is pleased to count the City of Westerville as its first client in the state of Ohio. We look forward to building a solid relationship that will take us through many more years of partnership.”
For additional information contact:
Peter Fanous, Executive Vice President
Advanced Utility Systems, a division of N. Harris Computer Corporation
(888) 355-7772 x231
Gina Love, Assistant Finance Director
City of Westerville
About Advanced and Harris:
Advanced is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Harris Computer Systems that provides
Customer Information and Billing solutions exclusively to utilities and municipalities. Harris is a leading provider of financial
management and Customer Information Systems (CIS) software solutions.
Since 1976, Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust
turnkey solutions to all levels of local government as well as public
power and water markets throughout North America. Harris' focus is on
creating long-term relationships with our customers and ensuring that we
meet the changing needs of our customers over time. For further
information on Harris Computer Systems, please visit our website at
http://www.Harriscomputer.com, or call 888-847-7747.
For more information on Advanced and CIS Infinity ® please contact us at www.advancedutility.com/contact.asp
Northern Kentucky Water District:
"Our customers needed a seamless upgrade. We had more confidence in the Advanced strategy than any other vendor's -- their implementation and conversion process were designed to flex for a unique situation like ours."
City of Bellevue:
"Throughout the 10-month conversion and implementation project, Advanced brought excellent people to the table, and we've arrived at the end of the project with all our requirements met."