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Jack Henry & Associates Named a Best Place to Work for IT Professionals by IDG’s Computerworld

June 13, 2017

MONETT, Mo. – Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.® (NASDAQ:JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Today the company announced it has been recognized by IDG’s Computerworld as a 2017 Best Place to Work in IT. This is Jack Henry & Associates’ seventh year on the list, ranking number 43 in the large companies category.

This annual listing highlights organizations that provide an exciting and dynamic environment for IT employees. The companies included are chosen based on an independent employee survey inquiring about key characteristics of an organization’s workplace, including employee engagement, sufficient training, strong retention, and access to innovative technologies.

“Dedicated, passionate IT employees are crucial to our company’s success, especially as we continue to embrace new and innovative technologies to better serve our clients,” said David Foss, president and CEO of Jack Henry & Associates. “We’re committed to providing both challenging and stimulating opportunities for our IT employees that allow them to excel professionally, and it’s an honor to be acknowledged by Computerworld for these efforts.”

The ranking recognizes 100 organizations, which are divided into three categories based on size. Jack Henry & Associates ranked in the large companies category, for organizations with 5,000 or more employees.

“As technology moves to the strategic center of every business, the ability of the enterprise to attract and retain skilled IT talent has become critically important,” says Ken Mingis, executive editor of Computerworld. “The 100 organizations on our 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list keep their tech employees happy and engaged by offering generous salaries, top-notch benefits, continuous training, and access to cutting-edge technologies. In empowering their tech workforce, these firms gain competitive advantage, and we applaud them for their achievements.”

Coverage will be featured in the July issue of Computerworld along with results from the 24th annual Best Places to Work in IT survey. For more details about The 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2017, visit www.computerworld.com/bestplaces/2017.

About the Best Places to Work in IT

​​The Best Places to Work in Information Technology (IT) list is an annual ranking of the top 100 work environments for technology professionals by IDG’s Computerworld. The list is compiled based on a comprehensive questionnaire regarding company offerings in categories such as benefits, career development, training and retention. In addition, Computerworld conducts extensive surveys of IT workers, and their responses factor heavily in determining the rankings.

About Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.® (NASDAQ: JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Its solutions serve approximately 10,000 customers nationwide, and are marketed and supported through three primary brands. Jack Henry Banking® supports banks ranging from community banks to multi-billion dollar institutions with information processing solutions. Symitar® is a leading provider of information processing solutions for credit unions of all sizes. ProfitStars® provides highly specialized products and services that enable financial institutions of every asset size and charter, and diverse corporate entities to mitigate and control risks, optimize revenue and growth opportunities, and contain costs. Additional information is available at www.jackhenry.com.

About Computerworld

Computerworld from IDG is the leading technology media brand helping senior IT, business decision-makers and key influencers navigate change with effective business strategy. As the voice of business technology, Computerworld enables the IT value chain with unique editorial coverage from setting strategies to deriving value. Computerworld’s award-winning website (www.computerworld.com), focused conference series, strategic marketing solutions and research forms the hub of the world’s largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT vendors to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 7.2 million monthly page views (Omniture, January 2016 – March 2016 average) and was recognized in BtoB’s 2013 Media Power 50 list; recognition Computerworld has received for more than 5 consecutive years. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary IDG. Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com.