INDEPENDENT RESEARCH REPORT CITES CSC AS A ‘LEADER’ IN NORTH AMERICAN AND EMEA SOA SYSTEM INTEGRATION SERVICES
News Release -- June 11, 2009
FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 11 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced that it has been identified as a "Leader" in two industry analyst reports: The Forrester Wave: North American SOA Systems Integrators, Q2 2009, issued May 5, and The Forrester Wave: EMEA SOA Systems Integrators, Q2 2009, issued May 8. The reports evaluated service-oriented architecture (SOA) providers - 10 in North America and 11 in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) - against 62 criteria that included current offerings, strategies and market presence.
Both reports noted that "Considerable work has gone into developing CSC's [portfolio] of services and for the most part its clients are very satisfied with the work the company is doing," and "If you are currently a CSC client or are looking at a large deployment, then it is definitely worth exploring [CSC's] SOA-based systems integration capabilities."
"This research recognizes the strength and scale of CSC's global SOA delivery capabilities," said Lem Lasher, CSC's chief innovation officer and president of the company's Global Business Solutions organization. "Our SOA solutions are helping clients across the public and private sectors transform their operations by accelerating progress, reducing costs and increasing security and compliance. We are honored to be recognized for our success in delivering business value to our customers through SOA."
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include systems design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.74 billion for the 12 months ended April 3, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.