Tyler Technologies Inc. (NYSE: TYL), a Plano, TX-based provider of integrated software and technology services focused on the public sector, acquired Courthouse Technologies (CHT), a Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada-based provider of jury management systems.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
CHT will complement and elevate Tyler’s software offerings for domestic and international court clients. The company’s management and staff will become part of Tyler’s Courts & Justice Division and its current employees are expected to remain in the current office space in Vancouver. Founder Scott Kerr will lead the business unit as general manager.
Founded in 2005 by Scott Kerr and Paul Arntsen, CHT develops a commercial-off-the-shelf web application for jury management. Today, the company offers an integrated, end-to-end software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution to manage all facets of juror management from source list generation to juror processing and payment. The system helps courts meet specific requirements and jury goals including optimizing workflow efficiencies, increasing juror yield, improving juror experience, and generating tangible cost savings.
The solution serves court systems of all sizes and is used by a diverse client base spanning 60 U.S. counties, 18 U.S. states (including five statewide agreements), and two Canadian provinces.
Led by Lynn Moore, president and chief executive officer, Tyler is a provider of integrated software and technology services focused on the public sector. Its solutions allow local, state, and federal government entities to operate efficiently and connect transparently with their constituents and with each other. The company has more than 21,000 installations across 10,000 sites, with clients in all 50 states, Canada, the Caribbean, Australia, and other international locations.