Digital Transformation for Manufacturing
Increase business agility and innovation, reduce legacy IT costs, modernize and integrate IT/OT systems and rapidly respond to cybersecurity threats.
Moving to an as-a-service IT environment can unlock capital investments tied to maintaining your legacy environment and enable you to reinvest in next-generation technologies. This foundation of cloud, apps, mobile technology, big data and even social media can enable manufacturers to introduce more innovative products and services – enabling new business models based on bundled costs and consumption-based pricing.
CSC’s Digital Transformation solution is a suite of services and next-generation tools that help manufacturers create a real-time digital enterprise with as-a-service infrastructure, modernized applications and best-in-class cybersecurity services. CSC’s Digital Transformation solution includes:
- Application modernization, development, testing and managed services to improve operational agility and reduce application support costs, Cloud migration, storage and software-defined hybrid cloud management to accelerate IT services and lower IT capital costs
- Integration services to optimize and cloud-enable ERP, PLM, MES, service and warranty applications
- Next-generation workplace services to improve business and social collaboration
- Cybersecurity and threat management services to safeguard intellectual property and connected products
End-to-end application services
Success begins with modernized applications. CSC’s proven application modernization methodology and tools provide a full range of options for re-platforming or replacing legacy systems on your timeframe.
CSC offers more than just a plan for modernization. CSC helps your organization develop, test and deploy your modernized applications in the cloud or traditional data center environment. With CSC’s managed services, you can ensure more predictable costs for ongoing maintenance and development. Backed by the latest DevOps tools and processes, CSC can increase the agility with rapid deployment of new apps to the cloud.
CSC partners with global technology leaders including SAP, Oracle, Siemens and Dassault Systemes to support the transformation of enterprise resource planning (ERP), product lifecycle management (PLM) and manufacturing execution systems (MES). CSC’s team of manufacturing and technology experts can tailor systems to your operations, deploy and maintain them in the right cloud model (private/hybrid/public) and accelerate your time to value.
Shifting infrastructure investments
With modernized applications, IT organizations are making major shifts in infrastructure investments by moving to a private, public or hybrid cloud environment. Not only are manufacturers accessing computing capacity based on usage, but also accelerating the entire process of application development, testing and maintenance.
CSC’s Hybrid Cloud Service delivers Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, enterprise cloud applications and application development platforms on a self-service, on-demand basis directly to the end users and developers who need them.
Introducing the next-generation workplace
With a modern, digital infrastructure in place, manufacturers can focus on creating a next-generation workplace. CSC works with industry-leading partners including EMC, AT&T and Microsoft to unify communications and help managers, product designers, engineers and other knowledge workers access real-time information, globally connected communities and integrated tools.
CSC’s workplace services support enterprise mail, unified communications, business and social collaboration virtual desktop, enterprise mobility, and mobile content management. CSC can combine these collaboration services with analytics tools to provide management teams with fully integrated dashboards featuring real-time data to improve decision making and provide insights that can dramatically improve business outcomes.
Protecting against cyber threats
To safeguard the move to cloud-based infrastructure, mobile apps and IoT services, CSC provides a complete array of Managed Security Services that guard against rapidly changing threats, ranging from traditional malware to sophisticated, state-sponsored attacks.
CSC’s services include traditional data center, endpoint, identity and network management, as well as advanced services to secure applications and next-generation platforms such as cloud, mobility, and big data and analytics. Supported by global risk management centers, CSC brings an integrated approach to tools, technology and services, helping your organization focus on governance and automated, continuous risk management, global threat intelligence, and security policy and compliance.
Talk to the experts
The first step to creating new business models begins with Digital Transformation of infrastructure, applications and cybersecurity. Talk to CSC about how you can shift your investments to next-generation technology and create a more connected enterprise to compete more effectively in the global market.