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Perficient to Showcase Tax Technology Expertise at Vertex Exchange 2012

Oracle Platinum Partner to demonstrate proprietary integration solution for companies running Vertex on the Oracle E-Business Suite

SAINT LOUIS (Oct. 18, 2012) 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 exhibit at the Vertex Exchange 2012 conference. Vertex Exchange, which will be held Oct. 21 – 24 in Orlando, Fla., is the premier conference for tax professionals looking to learn from and network with Vertex subject matter experts and other information technology professionals.

“The last few years have brought a lot of change for tax professionals. Tax legislation, rate hikes and increased audit activity have created a more challenging compliance environment,” said Kenneth Gaines, director, Tax Technology Practice for Perficient. “Companies that have had simple tax considerations in the past recognize the need to take a stronger look at how they maintain better tax compliance going forward. They’re looking for the right technology solutions to help address these growing challenges and maintain regulatory compliance.”

During Vertex Exchange, Perficient experts will be available to discuss Oracle solutions and services that address various tax technology needs. Perficient has been providing automated tax solutions for Vertex and Oracle clients for the past decade. As an Oracle Platinum Partner and E-Business Suite systems integrator, Perficient provides implementation and optimization services for clients running Vertex on Oracle’s E-Business Suite (EBS) through its proprietary solution Nascent Tax Links – Powered by Perficient. Tax Links is a two-way channel between Oracle and Vertex that interprets Oracle data for tax processing in Vertex, therefore delivering a seamless tax solution.

“Our strong experience with Oracle EBS affords us an advantage in designing the custom Tax Links to work with Oracle EBS and Vertex O Series,” continued Gaines. “Perficient’s tax link integration tool provides functionality unmatched by other link providers as organizations experience a minimal amount of ongoing maintenance, and audit exposure, fines and penalties are greatly reduced. We’re pleased to have the opportunity to demonstrate our Tax Links at Vertex Exchange 2012.”

Through its partnerships with leading technology innovators, Perficient provides clients in all industries business-driven technology solutions and support in a wide range of practice areas. Perficient’s Oracle consultants specialize in several practice areas including Oracle ERP, EPM, CRM and Customer Experience, Business Intelligence and Oracle technologies like Fusion Middleware, BPM, and WebCenter platforms. In addition, Perficient Oracle consultants are certified to deliver the official Oracle course curriculum to customers via onsite training classes. Perficient owns and operates an Oracle Approved Education Center in partnership with Oracle University.

For more information on Perficient’s expertise in Oracle technologies across all industries, visit or follow @PRFT_Oracle.

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About Perficient
Perficient is a leading information technology 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(SM), 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 TeamTIBCO partner, a Microsoft National Systems Integrator and Gold Certified Partner, an EMC Select Services Team Partner, and an Oracle Platinum Partner. For more information, please visit

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