CSC Signs Oracle* and Microsoft Global ERP Contract with Cobham Plc
News Release -- July 02, 2012
Deal to Enable Improved Business Performance through Supply Chain and Operational Process Standardisation and Simplification
ALDERSHOT, UK, July 2 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announces that it has signed a global ERP contract with international aerospace and defence company Cobham plc to support the delivery of a global transformation programme across their business.
The term of the initial contract is 28 months and within the scope of this agreement CSC will deliver a global Oracle and Microsoft ERP programme which will include the design, build and test of a global template to drive process standardisation across Cobham’s businesses. The ERP programme will enable delivery of benefits identified through Cobham’s Excellence In Delivery transformation programme. The solution will be deployed across Cobham’s principle operating locations and its associated satellite locations in Europe and the United States.
Liz Benison, CSC's UK president, said: "We are delighted to be partnering with Cobham through the next three years of their transformation programme. The strength of CSC's global aerospace and defence expertise and Oracle PartnerNetwork Diamond level status will help ensure the impact of this key programme is seen across Cobham's business faster and more effectively."
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CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 98,000 employees and reported revenue of $15.9 billion for the 12 months ended March 30, 2012. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.
Cobham is an international company engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading edge aerospace and defence technology and systems.
Cobham’s products and services have been at the heart of sophisticated military and civil systems for more than 75 years, keeping people safe, improving communications, and enhancing the capability of land, sea, air and space platforms.
The Company has three divisions employing more than 10,000 people on five continents, with customers and partners in more than 100 countries.