Cirrus Networks wins very significant contract with Rise Network


  • Cirrus Networks gains significant ICT Implemented Partner contract
  • Providing technology and programme management resources to deliver ICT strategic plan
  • Continues success as a partner of choice in the Not For Profit sector
  • Project expected to finish in June 2019

14th December 2016 – Cirrus Networks Holdings Limited (“Cirrus” or the “Company”) (ASX: CNW) is delighted to announce a significant new contract with not for profit care provider Rise Community Network (“Rise”).

Cirrus has been engaged to provide management and expert resource to deliver on the Rise ICT strategic plan to use mobile technology, improved infrastructure and systems as an enabler to generate greater efficiencies and innovative services to its clients.

Key elements of the project include the evaluation, selection and procurement of fit for purpose solutions and products, implementation of new and upgraded systems to address business capabilities; and upgrade of infrastructure with consideration for, and delivery of, cloud based options. The project will cover a program of works across ERP, Web, Infrastructure, Client Management, Reporting and other key business systems by June 2019.

Established in 1983, Rise provides support to over 2000 people with disabilities, youth at risk, people with mental health issues, carers and the elderly. Rise has a staff and volunteer workforce of more than 400 dedicated people who are passionate about delivering the Rise mission, “helping people to live a great life”. Rise has established itself as a leading provider of proactive and highly personalised services for the wider community.

Speaking about the project Matt Sullivan, Cirrus Chief Executive Officer said, “Cirrus is delighted to be given the opportunity to work with a dynamic and rapidly growing not for profit organisation. This project reinforces our position as a partner of choice in the not for profit care sector, delivering efficient and affordable solutions to our clients. We are excited at the potential benefits this project can bring and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership with Rise”.

Simon Robbins, Corporate Divisional Manager for Rise Networks commented “Following a comprehensive tender process Rise is pleased to be working with such a professional organisation. Throughout this process we have been impressed with Cirrus’ ability to communicate complex issues which will help our organisation grow in a rapidly changing environment, whilst delivering better services to our people”.

For further comment and information
Mr Matt Sullivan                                            Mr Matt Green
Chief Executive Officer                                  Chief Financial Officer

Tel: 08 6180 4222