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Swedish Transport Administration selects CGI to manage workplace modernization program as part of new partnership

Swedish Transport Administration selects CGI to manage workplace modernization 
program as part of new partnership 
Second award will cover 11,000 workplaces at 120 locations in Sweden 
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (Marketwired) -- 02/04/14 --  CGI (NYSE:
GIB)(TSX: GIB.A) has signed a new agreement with the Swedish
Transport Administration (Trafikverket) to modernize 11,000
workplaces in 120 locations across Sweden, including workplace
computers, hardware, e-mail, digital meeting services and more. The
estimated value of the five-year agreement with a two year option
period is 500 million SEK (approx. CAD $85 million). 
Part of the Swedish Transport Administration's overall IT sourcing
strategy, the modernization initiative is designed to drive
efficiencies, productivity and cost savings. CGI will provide
comprehensive modernization and operation services, including an
initial project to upgrade all workplaces to Windows 8.1. CGI will
assume responsibility for the agency's workplace IT services
immediately. 
"By outsourcing its workplace IT services, the Swedish Transport
Administration will benefit from the capabilities and innovation of
CGI experts in Sweden and across the globe," said Bengt-Goran Kangas,
vice president of CGI's public sector work in Sweden. "We're
delighted the agency has chosen to expand our existing partnership to
cover this critical initiative, and we look forward to delivering the
expected business outcomes." 
The Swedish Transport Administration is responsible for the long-term
planning of Swedish transport systems, as well as state road networks
and the country's national railway network. Headquartered in
Borlange, it has 6,500 employees. 
CGI previously announced another agreement with Trafikverket on
January 23, 2014, to deliver comprehensive application management and
development services, with an estimated total contract value of 1.3
billion SEK (approx. CAD $220 million) over a four-year base with a
two plus one year option period.  
About CGI  
Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent
information technology and business process services firm in the
world. Approximately 68,000 professionals serve thousands of global
clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe
and Asia Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services
including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration,
application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as
well as a wide range of proprietary solutions. With annualized
revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order backlog exceeding C$19
billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB).
Website: www.cgi.com. 
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Investors and media
Lorne Gorber
Senior Vice-President, Global Communications
and Investor Relations
lorne.gorber@cgi.com
+1 514-841-3355 
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+46 (87) 75 0584
 
 
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