Constellation Software Inc.

Constellation Software Inc.

July 07, 2008 17:00 ET

The City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida Selects Constellation Software Subsidiary Harris Computer Systems to Implement its Cayenta Utilities Solution

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 7, 2008) - Harris Computer Systems ("Harris"), a subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc. (TSX:CSU), is pleased to announce that the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida (the "City") has chosen Cayenta Utilities as its utility billing solution.

The City provides public services including all water, wastewater, and storm water activities throughout the City of Fort Lauderdale and several adjacent communities. All sanitation operations in the City are covered as well. The City serves a population of approximately 240,000.

The City Public Works Departments operates and maintains a 770 mile potable water distribution system, 330 mile wastewater collection system and a 127 mile stormwater collection system serving 57,000 accounts within Fort Lauderdale, as well as several adjacent large user cities.

"The City of Fort Lauderdale is a very prominent and dynamic city and will be an excellent member of the Cayenta family. We look forward to a long and successful partnership with the City" remarked Brad Atchison, General Manager for Harris' Cayenta division.

Cayenta Utilities provides core billing, revenue tracking, and unparalleled rate flexibility for a mid market solution. Combined with enhanced customer management features - call and complaint tracking, automatic service order generation, and credit control - Cayenta Utilities provides tremendous value to fiscally responsible utilities and governments.

About Harris:

Harris is a leading provider of utility customer information systems (CIS), billing, and financial management software solutions. Since 1976, Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to public power and water markets as well as all levels of local government 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, or call 888-847-7747.

About Constellation:

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.

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