Rob DiMurro appointed president of Harris Utilities
March 23, 2012

OTTAWA, ON - March 23, 2012-Harris Computer Systems is pleased to announce that Rob DiMurro will lead Harris Utilities, the company's utility specialist business group.

Harris Utilities comprises seven market-leading utility software businesses that offer 30 years of industry expertise and product innovation. To further increase customer choice and the delivery of smart grid solutions, Harris Utilities will drive further collaboration across these existing utilities business. While the leadership of each business remains unchanged, customers can expect access to a greater range of products and applications, with continued high standards of service from all Harris brands.

Harris Utilities helps utilities to generate and utilize data intelligence, enhance customer engagement and attain competitive advantage through the delivery of software solutions from the following brands:

DiMurro has been a Harris executive since 1999 and was most recently the General Manager of NorthStar Utilities Solutions and MeterSense Solutions. In that capacity, oversaw the design and development of the NorthStar Customer Information System (CIS) portfolio and the MeterSense meter data management (MDM) solutions. DiMurro's demonstrated leadership, his deep understanding of the utilities sector, and entrepreneurial drive made him the ideal choice for president of Harris Utilities.

"I am extremely excited about our opportunities for success-both in 2012 and in the years to come," says DiMurro. "Combined, the divisions within Harris Utilities serve more than 1,000 utilities-sector customers across North America and in the Caribbean. By working more closely together, we will drive greater opportunities for growth, product choice and customer satisfaction."

"My focus is to drive greater collaboration across our utility businesses and ensure further product innovation for new and existing customers," says DiMurro. "Market dynamics are changing the products we deliver, and we're confident that we have the experience, customer knowledge and product portfolio to continue our leadership in the utility software market."

About Harris Utilities

With 30 years' industry experience, Harris Utilities delivers software that enables utilities across North America and the Caribbean to improve business processes, enhance customer service and increase profitability. More than 1,000 customers across seven businesses: Advanced Utilities Solutions, Cayenta, Cogsdale, inHance Utility Solutions, MeterSense, NorthStar Utilities Solutions and Systems & Software, depend on Harris Utilities' solutions. From customer solutions (CIS) to, work management analytics to meter data management (MDM), all Harris Utilities smart grid software is designed on industry best practices.

For more information, visit www.harriscomputer.com.

Contacts

Harris Utilities
Anna Jackson
Director, Marketing
T: +1-613-226-5511, ext. 2085
C: +1-613-986-9189
annajackson@harriscomputer.com