TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 12, 2017Â âÂ CGI (NYSE: GIB) will create and operate a cloud-based flood forecasting platform that will work to help the U.K.’s environment agency produce and share flood predictions underÂ a three-year, $6.1 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday.
The Future Flood Forecasting SystemÂ will be designed to operate on Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT)Â Azure Cloud platform and utilize rich data analysis and map-based visualization programs to support the accuracy of the forecasts, CGI said Tuesday.
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