Constellation Software Inc.

Constellation Software Inc.

June 28, 2012 17:52 ET

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Selects Trapeze Group, a Subsidiary of Constellation Software's Volaris Group, for Comprehensive Operations Management System

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 28, 2012) - Constellation Software Inc. (TSX:CSU) today announced that Trapeze Group, a subsidiary of its wholly-owned subsidiary, Volaris Group Inc., has signed a significant contract with the Chicago Transit Authority ("CTA") of Chicago, Illinois to provide a centralized system to help automate CTA's business processes and practices for its bus, rail and maintenance operations. The approval of the contract by the CTA was previously announced on June 14, 2012.

The Trapeze system for CTA includes a comprehensive workforce management solution with employee self-service options to support nearly 8,000 employees across more than 18 garages, terminals and facilities. The system is extended with a centralized business intelligence tool to improve visibility and reporting across CTA's operations as well as an integrated customer complaints/comments module to help manage customer communications.

The complete Trapeze solution for CTA is designed to integrate with several of their existing operational systems, including their current Trapeze Enterprise Asset Management solution to help enable improved workflow with maintenance.

The CTA operates the second largest public transportation system in the United States and covers the City of Chicago and 40 surrounding suburbs. On an average weekday, approximately 1.6 million rides are taken on the CTA.

About Constellation Software Inc.

Constellation's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CSU". Constellation Software is an international provider of market leading software and services to a number of industries across both the public and private sectors. The Company acquires, manages and builds vertical market software businesses that provide mission-critical software solutions to address the specific needs of its customers in those industries.

About Trapeze Group

Trapeze delivers solutions that consider the full 360 degrees of passenger transport. Whether addressing the needs of a single department, an entire organization, or the community, Trapeze provides some of the most advanced software, intelligent transportation systems and mobile technologies in the industry. Hundreds of government and commercial organizations across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific have turned to Trapeze to realize efficiencies, enhance the quality and scope of their services, and safely transport more people with less cost. For further information on Trapeze Group, please visit, or call 905-629-5297.

About Volaris Group

Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies enabling them to be clear leaders within their focused industry. Volaris companies provide specialized, mission-critical solutions to vertical markets around the world including Agri-Food, Asset Management and Logistics, Justice and People Transportation. Volaris is an operating group of Constellation Software Inc. Learn more at, or call 905-629-5297.

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