CSC BROADENS ORACLE ALLIANCE THROUGH ORACLE FUSION MIDDLEWARE 11G PROGRAM
News Release -- October 05, 2009
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 5 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced that it has expanded its relationship with Oracle through its participation in Oracle's partner and training enablement program for Oracle Fusion Middleware® 11g. This endeavor is part of a broader CSC program to develop solutions leveraging the Oracle product suite. Current efforts include service-oriented architecture (SOA) and vertical-industry solutions.
"CSC's strategy is to build repeatable industry-focused technology solution accelerators for our clients," said Jim Cook, president of CSC's Business Solutions and Services Group. "Leveraging the technology of major alliance partners such as Oracle is a key element of that strategy."
As a part of this initiative, CSC is contributing to Oracle's product direction and evolution. CSC is also participating in the launch of this latest Oracle release through training and proof of concept activities intended to deepen CSC's experience and capabilities with Oracle products.
"CSC helped implement the vision for Farmers' SOA program, which is based on Oracle's SOA technology," said Goutham Nellutla, head of the Shared Technologies Center of Excellence, Farmers Insurance Group. "The service frameworks and SOA governance model established with CSC have been instrumental to realizing our long-term and short-term SOA goals."
This expanded experience supplements CSC's Oracle capability, which includes more than 1,000 Oracle engagements around the globe. CSC's expertise is applied to helping its clients achieve business results with their enterprise solutions and encompasses all business areas - human capital management, finance and accounting, order management and fulfillment, supply chain, manufacturing, sales management and customer service. For more information, please visit the CSC Oracle Center at www.csc.com/oracle.
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 $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 3, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.
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