Independent Research Report Cites CSC as an Elite “Leader” in Business Intelligence Services
News Release -- October 22, 2012
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 22 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it has been identified as a “Leader” in the October 18, 2012, Forrester Research, Inc., report, “The Forrester Wave™: Business Intelligence Services Providers, Q4 2012.” The report evaluated 12 BI services vendors across 53 criteria that assessed their strengths and weaknesses in the areas of current offerings, strategies and market presence. CSC was identified as a “Leader” in both the strategy evaluation and the technology evaluation.
According to the report, “The business intelligence (BI) services market has evolved significantly.” In addition, Forrester indicates that BI continues to top all charts in terms of interest among IT professionals. The report noted that “CSC’s strategy and advisory services are strongest in industries such as financial services, life sciences/healthcare, energy, defense, retail, and automotive industries. Given its large global footprint of infrastructure, CSC is a strong choice for clients that want a partner that can run their infrastructure as well, including virtualized models and cloud and traditional hosting and managed services.”
“CSC is honored to be recognized as a leader in providing BI services,” said Sashi Reddi, vice president, Big Data & Analytics, CSC. “We feel this leadership rating reflects the business value CSC is delivering to clients globally through best-in-class industry solutions and domain expertise from our Enterprise Intelligence and Data Services portfolio. Commercial and government organizations must leverage all types of data, both internal and external, along with analytics and visualization tools, to enable richer intelligence and deeper insights, and to make better-informed decisions. Realizing the data’s potential is as much about assembling the right skills as having a modern IT foundation in place.”
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 96,000 employees and reported revenue of $15.8 billion for the 12 months ended June 29, 2012. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.