PLANO, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Tyler Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TYL) has signed a contract with Brownsville Independent School District (ISD), Texas, for Tyler’s Versatrans® student transportation management software solution, part of Tyler’s integrated solutions for the K-12 school market.
“Having Tyler as sole vendor of our transportation management solution creates value for the ISD in many ways, including having the ability to run complete reports across our department and implement route changes more efficiently, saving fuel costs and work hours.”
Brownsville ISD, which has been using stand-alone modules for its transportation management needs, chose Tyler’s Versatrans solution because it’s a complete suite of integrated applications for managing school transportation. Brownsville ISD, serving more than 49,000 students, chose multiple Versatrans applications, including Versatrans Triptracker, Versatrans Fleetvision®, Versatrans Routing & Planning™, and Versatrans My Stop™, which provides mobile access for parents, students and guardians to look up school bus location.
“Brownsville ISD’s goal is to efficiently provide safe transportation services, and with Tyler hosting Versatrans we know our data is secure and will be properly maintained allowing us to focus on providing the best services we can,” said Noe Guerrero Jr., Brownsville ISD’s assistant administrator of transportation. “Having Tyler as sole vendor of our transportation management solution creates value for the ISD in many ways, including having the ability to run complete reports across our department and implement route changes more efficiently, saving fuel costs and work hours.”
“Our clients have relied on Versatrans’ industry leadership for nearly 30 years, and we will continue to deliver innovative solutions that improve operations and create efficiencies for school districts like Brownsville ISD,” said Ted Thien, senior vice president and general manager of Tyler’s Versatrans solution. “Tyler’s solution will allow Brownsville ISD to simplify its technology investment and personnel costs, while still receiving the system support and maintenance necessary for a modern transportation system.”
About Tyler Technologies, Inc.
Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to empower the public sector — cities, counties, schools and other government entities — to become more efficient, more accessible and more responsive to the needs of citizens. Tyler’s client base includes more than 11,000 local government offices in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom and other international locations. Forbes has named Tyler one of “America’s Best Small Companies” five times in the last six years. More information about Plano-based Tyler Technologies can be found at www.tylertech.com.