Exova Metech Selects CSC as Its Digital Transformation Partner in Seven-year Deal
News Release -- February 06, 2017
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, February 6, 2017 - CSC (NYSE: CSC), a global leader in next generation IT services and solutions, is entering a new agreement with Exova Metech, one of the world’s leading calibration and metrology companies. CSC will manage the entire IT infrastructure and support their transformation journey toward next generation IT, supporting the core business strategy of Exova Metech.
Over the next seven years, CSC will provide a modern, secure and highly automated IT infrastructure to Exova Metech, based on standardized, next generation solutions from CSC and its partners. In addition, the agreement covers standard services such as network, data centers, storage and security. A key component to the agreement is a transition and transformation project, where CSC is trusted to transition the existing service into a next generation service model based on the IT company’s long-term experience and proven transition frameworks. In effect, CSC will become the central IT service provider, closely connected to Exova Metech’s core business.
“We have had a long and rewarding partnership with CSC, and we are pleased to continue our cooperation together for the next seven years. With their knowledge and expertise, Exova Metech is confident that CSC will support our digital strategy and our journey toward next generation IT services”, said Patrik Persson, technical director, Exova Metech.
CSC’s consumption-based (as-a-service) approach and services will enable Exova Metech to manage costs efficiently and empower Exova Metech to maintain the company’s position as the leading global calibration and metrology service provider, and supporting its long-term growth objectives.
“This agreement continues CSC’s role as an important strategic partner to Exova Metech, supporting the company in its efforts to achieve its business objectives by utilising our next-generation IT services. This agreement emphasizes our strong relationship and commitment,” said Pål Svendsen, industry general manager, CSC Nordic & Baltic Region.
“We are delighted that Exova Metech has chosen CSC as its partner to transform and manage its IT infrastructure. This agreement demonstrates how our strategy and our vision successfully lead our client’s digital transformation journeys”, said Jørgen Jakobsen, vice president & general manager, CSC Nordic & Baltic Region.
CSC (NYSE: CSC) leads clients on their digital transformation journeys. The company provides innovative, next-generation technology services and solutions that leverage deep industry expertise, global scale, technology independence and an extensive partner community. CSC serves leading commercial and international public sector organizations throughout the world. CSC is a Fortune 500 company and ranked among the best corporate citizens. For more information, visit us at www.csc.com.
Exova Metech is a leading, independent full-service provider of calibration and metrology services. With over 60 years of experience, we provide one of the broadest and most reliable ranges of calibration, measurement and consultancy services in Europe.
As a full-service provider, we are the single point of contact for all our customer’s instrument calibration, service and administration needs. We are vendor independent and able to support all manufacturers and instrument types in both our laboratories and on site.
With a focus on high quality and customer satisfaction, we service customers in a variety of sectors, including Aerospace & Defence, Life Sciences, Energy and Engineering.