CGI recognised as winner for 2014 Microsoft Intelligent Systems Partner of the Year

CGI recognised as winner for 2014 Microsoft Intelligent Systems Partner of the 
FOR: CGI Group Inc. 
JULY 15, 2014 
CGI recognised as winner for 2014 Microsoft Intelligent Systems Partner of the
Innovative Internet of Things solution delivers significant client benefits 
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - July 15, 2014) - CGI
(NYSE:GIB)(TSX:GIB.A) today announced it has won the 2014 Microsoft Intelligent
Systems Partner of the Year Award. The company was honoured among a global
field of top Microsoft Corp. partners for demonstrating excellence in
innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft
"We are delighted to have been recognised for our Intelligent Enterprise
solution which makes use of sensors to report on asset performance and
maintenance in real-time," said Kevin Cunningham, vice president,
Enterprise markets at CGI in the UK. "The solution can play an important
role in reducing costs and improving asset performance. Whilst we have
developed this initially for a partner and large rail organisation, we believe
it will deliver benefits across multiple sectors and are continuing to invest
in this market leading, innovative solution." 
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of
more than 2,800 entrants from 117 different countries worldwide. CGI was
recognised in the UK for providing outstanding solutions and services in
Intelligent Systems. 
"Microsoft's success as a company depends on great partners, and CGI
is a shining example of the kind of innovation our partner ecosystem drives
year after year," said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide
Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. "We are honoured to recognise CGI as this
year's winner of the 2014 Microsoft Intelligent Systems Partner of the
Year award, and we applaud CGI's dedication to providing innovative
solutions that drive results for our mutual customers."  
The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognises Microsoft partners that
have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the
past year.  
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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:   
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