|[April 25, 2014]
Kentucky Presents Tyler Technologies with Education Technology Partnership Award
PLANO, Texas --(Business Wire)--
The Kentucky Department of Education presented Tyler Technologies (News - Alert), Inc.
(NYSE: TYL) with a 2013 Stilwell K-12 Education Technology Partnership
Award for outstanding efforts to improve the educational experiences and
opportunities for public school teachers and students in Kentucky.
KDE and Tyler have been partners since 1994 when KDE purchased Tyler's
resource planning solution for implementation at all school
districts in the state. In late 2012, Tyler completed an 18-month
migration project transitioning 172 of the 173 schoo districts to a
software as a service (SaaS (News - Alert)) delivery model.
"We're pleased to be recognized by KDE for our accomplishments as a
team," said Chris Hepburn, executive vice president of Tyler's ERP &
School Division. "Working together with KDE for nearly two decades has
been very rewarding for Tyler as we've collaborated to help the Kentucky
Department of Education achieve success."
The Stilwell Award has been given annually since 2008, when it was first
given to its namesake, William E. Stilwell, an emeritus faculty member
of the University of Kentucky College of Education. KDE instituted the
Stilwell Award for those outstanding vendor and university partners who
have helped KDE fulfill their mission to the students and citizens of
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 citizens.
Tyler's client base includes more than 11,000 local government offices
in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom and other
international locations. Forbes has named Tyler one of "America's Best
Small Companies" seven times and the company has been included four
times on the Barron's 400 Index, a measure of the most promising
companies in America. More information about Plano-based Tyler
Technologies can be found at www.tylertech.com.
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