CSC Positioned as a Leader in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Public Sector Business Consulting 2011 Vendor Analysis
News Release -- September 21, 2011
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 21 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it has been named a Leader in the “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Public Sector Business Consulting 2011 Vendor Analysis” report.
The report, which assessed the capability and business strategy of nine leading business consulting firms, indicated that “CSC is seen as among the most capable at helping clients improve operational efficiency and reduce costs by applying functional and technical insights.” In addition, the report stated that “clients cite CSC as being better than average at applying proven methodologies and at delivering innovation in the project. It is also better than average at delivering ROI for the project. This may be in part due to its ability to meet project timelines and its willingness to provide a full spectrum of consulting services.”
“We are proud to be recognized as business consulting leaders, providing innovative solutions and services that help our customers save money in this tightening fiscal environment,” said Leif Ulstrup, president, CSC Federal Consulting Practice. “Business consulting is no longer only a ‘front-end’ activity — it is incorporated throughout the project life cycle to ensure our solutions are as relevant and feasible on the day they’re delivered as on the day they were designed.”
About the IDC MarketScape
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 93,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 1, 2011. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.