Huntington Beach, CA and Toronto, ON
The City of Huntington Beach, California (the City) has selected Advanced Utility Systems, a division of N. Harris Computer Corporation (Advanced) to deliver CIS Infinity, a new customer information and billing solution for the City’s 53,000 water, sewer and refuse customers.
Behzad Zamanian, Acting Chief Information Officer for the City, explains the decision: “CIS Infinity is a robust system that offers the out-of-the-box functionality that we were looking for.”
“It was important that at the core of the software solution we selected, improving employee productivity was the focus. From a user-friendly interface to easy-to-use reporting tools, the features inherent in CIS Infinity achieves this. Moreover, we were impressed by the solid strategy around upgrades Advanced employs which involves continually enhancing the solution to support industry best practices and requirements for local government,” said Zamanian.
Peter Fanous, Executive Vice President of Advanced highlights why implementing a utility-focused solution benefits the City. “Our line of business is solely dedicated to providing customer information and billing solutions exclusively to utilities and municipalities. The City can be confident that we understand what utilities need and how to optimize their solution and business processes. We do this effectively by drawing upon the specific wealth of knowledge and expertise Advanced has acquired from completing more than 130 successful implementations.”
About Harris Utilities
Harris Utilities, an operating group of Harris Computer Systems, is the leading provider of utility technology in North America and the Caribbean. Harris Utilities provides enterprise level integrated solutions for customer information, utility billing, financial management, and smart grid applications. With over 35 years of industry experience, thousands of customers depend on our portfolio of focused products developed directly for the utilities market.
Its Advanced Utility Systems division was established in 1997 to provide Customer Information and Billing solutions exclusively to utilities and municipalities. Advanced has built its organization around its core competency: serving utilities’ needs with state-of-the art software and support.
For more information, visit harrisutilities.com
Peter Fanous, Executive Vice President
Advanced Utility Systems, a division of N. Harris Computer Corporation
(888) 355-7772 x231
Julie Toledo, Public Information Officer
City of Huntington Beach