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Perficient to Provide Insights on Financial Services Solutions at SIFMA Tech 2014

Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced it will serve as a Premier sponsor and exhibit financial services solutions at the SIFMA Tech 2014 conference, held June 17-18 in New York City. The annual symposium brings leading innovators together to examine growing industry trends and share how enterprises can use the latest technology to best address their clients’ needs.

At SIFMA Tech 2014, Perficient will showcase its financial services experience and solution offerings in three key areas:

  • Data management – Access to relevant, focused and timely information is essential for effective decision-making. Perficient engages with clients to evolve their enterprise information management (EIM) strategies through its data governance, master data management and advanced analytics offerings.
  • Risk and compliance – Volatility in financial markets has led to mounting regulatory requirements. Perficient plays a leading role establishing effective compliance frameworks and GRC solutions for financial firms to minimize impact on performance.
  • Infrastructure – Growing demands for efficient, scalable and secure business platforms have led to a surge in cloud and mobile adoption. See Perficient demonstrate how it has implemented Seismic, sales enablement and mobile content management solutions for asset and wealth managers to improve sales and marketing efficiency.

“Financial institutions are facing increased pressures from regulators and customers, as they work to meet these groups’ expectations and stay up-to-date in an ever-changing, increasingly digital environment,” said Robert Shinbrot, general manager of Perficient’s Financial Services practice. “At Perficient, we realize that many organizations have a difficult time balancing operational efficiency with innovation and compliance. However, business does not have to be a constant juggling act when there are strategic business and technology solutions to address and streamline all three priorities. We’re excited to showcase how we have delivered client value through our financial services capabilities at SIFMA Tech 2014.”

As a Premier sponsor, Perficient experts will be available at Booth #1210 to discuss their work with clients in four industry segments, including top-tier multinational banks, leading capital markets firms, and asset and wealth managers. Attendees can learn how through its partnerships with leading technology innovators, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, salesforce.com, TIBCO and EMC, Perficient provides a full portfolio of industry-focused management consulting services, technology solutions and solution accelerators concentrated on the key drivers of global finance: regulation, competition, cost efficiency, client centricity and technology innovation.

Perficient’s solutions are designed to support enterprise modernization and transformation projects, improve business processes, and implement enterprise technology and service-based platforms for reducing costs, increasing efficiency and making smarter business decisions to experience growth. For more information on Perficient’s financial services expertise, visit http://www.perficient.com/Industries/Financial-Services. For live updates throughout the event, follow Perficient experts on Twitter @Perficient_FS.

About Perficient

Perficient is a leading information technology and management consulting firm serving Global 2000® and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and three offshore locations, in Eastern Europe, India, and China. Perficient helps clients use Internet-based technologies to improve productivity and competitiveness, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners, and reduce information technology costs. Perficient, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, is a member of the Russell 2000® index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning “Premier Level” IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Systems Integrator and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, a Gold Salesforce.com Cloud Alliance Partner, a TeamTIBCO partner, and an EMC Select Services Team Partner. For more information, please visit www.perficient.com.

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