SOURCE: Analysts International

September 11, 2007 08:00 ET

Analysts International and Computer Projects of Illinois Develop Strategic Relationship

Will Assist Law Enforcement Agencies to Achieve More Flexible and Cost Effective Information Sharing Solutions

MINNEAPOLIS, MN and BOLINGBROOK, IL--(Marketwire - September 11, 2007) - Analysts International Corporation (NASDAQ: ANLY), a leading systems integrator for State and Local Government and Computer Projects of Illinois, Inc. (CPI), a recognized leader in information sharing software systems for the law enforcement community, have developed a strategic relationship to help their clients achieve more cost effective and flexible information sharing solutions.

"Across our nation, law enforcement and criminal justice organizations face tough challenges when trying to share information," stated Skip Fogus, General Manager of Analysts International Government Solutions Division. "We have the highest regard for CPI's dedication to the law enforcement community, their market-leading software products and the customer satisfaction levels they've achieved. Together with CPI, we can better assist clients in their efforts to reduce the cost of managing and modifying their information sharing systems," continued Mr. Fogus.

The strategic relationship between Analysts International and CPI brings together CPI's market-leading OpenFox™ Product Suite with Analysts International's deep expertise in Service Oriented Architecture and criminal justice integration. The partners' shared goal is to help law enforcement, public safety, justice and homeland security organizations to achieve operational cost savings along with improved systems performance and data integrity.

"In addition to the potential for achieving cost savings, our relationship with Analysts International gives criminal justice agencies significant flexibility to define, design and connect legacy systems in order to exchange information across the enterprise or across the nation," added Lorne Sawatzky, President of CPI. "We are impressed with Analysts International's proven track record of integrating disparate criminal justice systems and leveraging the Global Justice XML Data Model, the National Information Exchange Model and the Justice Reference Architecture. Together, we give our clients significant agility to respond to change," continued Mr. Sawatzky.

About Analysts International

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Analysts International is a diversified IT services company. With sales and customer support offices in the United States and Canada, Analysts International provides information technology resources and solutions, including: Professional Services, which focuses on providing highly skilled placements; IT Resources Staffing, which is focused on providing reasonably priced resources to volume buyers effectively and on demand; and Technology Solutions, which provides network services, infrastructure, application integration, IP telephony and hardware solutions to the middle market. Analysts International's Symmetry Workforce Solutions™ offering is a flexible set of services that support a customer's supply chain management, ranging from resource allocation through billing and payment of suppliers. The company partners with best-in-class IT organizations, allowing access to a wide range of expertise, resources and expansive geographical reach. For more information, visit www.analysts.com.

About Analysts International Government Solutions Division

The Government Solutions Division of Analysts International is a leading systems integrator for State and Local Government. The Division helps government clients to share information across departments, agencies and jurisdictions, leveraging deep industry-specific knowledge and proven components. Possessing deep expertise in law enforcement, justice, public safety and homeland security, the Government Solutions Division focuses this knowledge to help solve business and technology issues associated with information sharing, interoperability, system integration, information workflow and continuity of operations.

About Computer Projects of Illinois, Inc.

Computer Projects of Illinois, Inc. (CPI), with its headquarters in Bolingbrook, IL, is the proven leading provider of information sharing software systems that safeguard the public and the officers sworn to protect it. CPI is unique in its core focus on the law enforcement and criminal justice community as exemplified by the fact that the company services almost one half of the law enforcement users within the United States. CPI has earned its leadership position through the success of its OpenFox information sharing system, the most popular "information broker" system of its kind. CPI maintains its leading position through rapid system development and implementation, dedicated technical support and outstanding customer service. CPI's market leading OpenFox™ Product Suite is comprised of the OpenFox™ Message Switching System, OpenFox™ Desktop Client Software, OpenFox™ HotFiles, OpenFox™ On-Line Validations, OpenFox™ Archive & Retrieval, OpenFox™ Sex Offender Registry and OpenFox™ Criminal History System.

Contact Information

  • Analysts International Contact:
    Adam Friedman Associates
    Adam Friedman
    +1 212.981.2529 ext.18
    Email Contact

    CPI Contact:
    David James Group
    David Laurenzo
    +1 630.305.0003
    Email Contact