CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded its team – including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and other strategic business partners – a contract to deliver cost-effective cloud services, data center consolidation and cloud migration capabilities. This single-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is valued at $108,992,884 with the potential to reach $1 […]
The Computer Sciences Corporation Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to separate the company into two publicly traded, pure-play leaders: one to serve commercial and government clients globally and one to serve public sector clients in the U.S. Concurrent with the separation, CSC intends to pay a special cash dividend to shareholders of […]
CSC (NYSE:CSC), a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions, has signed a new contract to deliver and co-manage a first-of-type Patient Care Coordination Center (PCCC). CSC will be delivering the PCCC in partnership with the NHS Trafford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), providing a complete end-to-end offering. Services will range from initial patient communications […]
CSC (NYSE: CSC), a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions, has been selected by Swedish utility company Vattenfall to build and deliver a next-generation IT workplace environment as part of Vattenfall’s core business strategy. Network and communication services, delivered seamlessly through CSC’s strategic global alliance with AT&T (NYSE: T), will include the innovative […]
Back to Market Analysis home INVESTMENT CONCLUSION: We caught up with BPO industry analysts NelsonHall. First half 2012, BPO deal conversion rates have been hampered by macro factors and risk aversion following a strong 2011, potentially leading to pent up demand. There is an increasing focus on domain expertise, which translates into a Race Up the Value […]
How often have you heard that cloud is a great way to scale, keep the business agile and lower the cost of infrastructure? It’s the central theme of the cloud story everyone has memorized: Cloud offers near-infinite provisioning with a few mouse clicks (and the swipe of a credit card!) in a pay-as-you-go model. Few […]
Back to Market Analysis home Our Thoughts: CSC reported results above expectations highlighted by improved margins. Management did not provide official FY13 guidance. In order to develop a creditable investment thesis, investors will need further color on the prospects for the company going forward. We look to the earnings call to provide that color. Other areas […]
Top 10 Takeaways: Is the Market Pricing Everything In? Data Points For Your Investment Mosaic 1. Gartner reports worldwide IT outsourcing grew 8% in 2011 to $246.6 bn from $228.7 bn (5/21/12). Vendors with cloud based offerings and Indian providers were cited as the fastest areas of growth. Top 5 providers by revenue were IBM, […]
Top 10 Takeaways: Intra Quarter Channel Checks Key Data Points for Your Investment Mosaic 1. Syntel optimistic about prospects (5/14/12). Takeaways: demand environment healthy, SYNT taking market share due to client service, & earnings protection from margin flexibility exists. 2. VanceInfo reports healthy results raising top line annual guidance, but EPS guidance unchanged (5/15/12). Takeaways: […]
A Little More Light Shed on Changes – Some Heavy Lifting Coming INVESTMENT CONCLUSION: CSC reported quarterly results roughly in line with the preliminary announcement. Although most of the bad news appears to be built into the stock price from a sentiment perspective, the prospects for the company over the short term are still uncertain […]
Although the concept of application optimization is not new, the way companies approach optimization is shifting. In the past, optimization, if addressed at all, was regarded as a one-time consulting service, handled by an unrelated, third-party vendor. Today, successful companies are taking a more holistic approach — working with a service provider who can deliver […]
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Selecting a third-party servicing partner is a critical decision for your company. This is especially true in the lending and insurance industries. CSC’s vice president of Lending Services, John F. Kilgore, has written a series of papers to help get clarity on this difficult choice. The first paper focuses on your servicer’s ability to react […]
Getting a job today is tough. But tack on an additional degree of difficulty if you are disabled. Fortunately, that’s not true if you want to work at CSC. The outsourcing service provider has formed a special partnership to “level the playing field” for candidates with disabilities. Just ask Danny McIlwain, a burn victim. He […]
During the transition CSC had to move 55 percent of Sun’s application development offshore, hire 450 employees in India during a national boom, and build two data centers in 60 days. Sun Microsystems expected CSC to produce immediate productivity gains with 42 fewer people, maintain service to 35,000 Sun employees, and support 600 applications. Here’s why it worked.
What a year! Wipro set up shop in the United States. This year’s subprime mortgage mess will actually help outsourcing next year. And non-traditional suppliers won some big outsourcing deals. Here’s what it all means and a guess at how these events might impact the industry in the next 12 months.
FNAC has been selling music on the Web since the early 1990s. But its site was as up-to-date as a vinyl 45. So it turned to an outsourcer to teach it the latest.