TOPEKA, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Information Network of Kansas, Inc. (INK) has extended the eGovernment agreement with Topeka-based Kansas Information Consortium, LLC (KIC) through 2022. KIC will continue providing eGovernment solutions at no cost to the state.
“We are proud of the long-standing relationship we have with the state of Kansas and will continue to strive every day to deliver innovative digital services through our proven self-funded model. I truly appreciate the confidence they place in us, as well as their continuing eGovernment leadership,” said Robert Knapp, NIC Chief Operating Officer.
When it comes to a state’s digital government program, there is one element that is delivering value every single day – the enterprise-wide, self-funded model provided by KIC. In its 24-year partnership with INK, KIC has worked with more than 250 state agencies, boards, commissions, and local governments to deliver convenient online services. Currently, KIC manages over 1,000 eGovernment services through http://www.kansas.gov.
A member of the NIC Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies, KIC has developed a variety of online and payment processing services, websites, and mobile applications for the state, including court record searches, income tax filings, professional licensing, business registration and property tax payments.
The Information Network of Kansas Inc., (INK) is responsible for the oversight of the development of the official Web site for the state of Kansas, Kansas.gov. The portal operates through a public-private relationship between INK and the Kansas Information Consortium, LLC, to help Kansas government entities Web-enable their information services. The Kansas Information Consortium builds, operates, maintains and markets Kansas.gov and is part of eGovernment firm NIC’s (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies.
Founded in 1992, NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of innovative digital government solutions and secure payment processing solutions, which help make government more accessible to everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies provides digital government solutions for more than 4,300 federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Forbes has named NIC as one of the “100 Best Small Companies in America” six times and the company has been included four times on the Barron’s 400 Index. Additional information is available at http://www.egov.com.