GEMS Customer Improves Financial Reporting with CAFR Unlimited
February 11, 2011

Ferguson, MO and St. Louis, MO - February 11, 2011: Harris Enterprise Resource Planning (Harris ERP), a division of Harris Computer Systems, is pleased to announce the City of Ferguson has added CAFR Unlimited to its Financial Management software suite. The City has been a valued customer since 2006.

In 1954, Ferguson became a Charter City, one of the first in St. Louis County to adopt the Council-Manager form of government. A city of small town charm, unique history and diverse neighborhoods, Ferguson is a community its 23,000 residents are proud to call home. Located in North St. Louis County, just minutes from St. Louis-Lambert International Airport and three interstate highways, Ferguson is easily accessible to all of the St. Louis metropolitan area. Please visit for more information regarding the City.

"We welcome the opportunity to work with the City of Ferguson to improve the quality and content of its financial reports," states Joy K. Richardson, CPA and CAFR Director.

CAFR Unlimited is a highly specialized financial report writer specifically designed to assist the government finance professional produce presentation-quality financial reports easier, quicker and with more confidence. CAFR Unlimited's many clients benefit from easier audits which translate to time and cost savings for their organizations. CAFR Unlimited gives you the independence to produce your financial statements in-house while reducing some of the possible SAS 115 deficiencies. CAFR Unlimited is also an effective tool for meeting many other reporting requirements, including budget, grant and State reports, and it is GASB 34 and GASB 54 compliant.

The City has chosen our basic service package for their training and will begin the project immediately.

For additional information contact:
Harris Enterprise Resource Planning
888.298.2133 or 800.383.6029

About Harris Enterprise Resource Planning

The Harris ERP Business Unit of Harris Computer Systems holds three product lines. The Innoprise product suite is our flagship Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution. Innoprise helps you manage your Tax, Utility Billing, Financial, Payroll, Human Resources, and Community Development processes while providing technologies that support customer self-service through our Citizen Access Portal. Our GEMS Financial, Payroll, Human Resources and Utility Billing solution continues to serve 120 customers across 32 states with a fully integrated suite of modules. And finally CAFR Unlimited is our stand-alone financial report writer designed specifically for the government finance professional. Visit us at

About Harris

Harris is a wholly owned subsidiary of Constellation and is a leading provider of Financial Management and Customer Information Systems (CIS) software solutions. Since 1976, Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to all levels of local government, public power and water entities as well as school districts 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.