Corporate Media Relations
News Release -- August 13, 2014
Alliance Enables Customers to Maximize Workday HCM to Achieve Greater Agility and Business Insight
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 13, 2014-- CSC
(NYSE: CSC), a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions, today announced the creation of an alliance with Workday
(NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance.
Through the new alliance, CSC will establish a commercial consulting practice that will enable customers to transition on premise human capital management (HCM) applications to the cloud. Separately, CSC will deploy Workday HCM internally to more than 70,000 employees throughout its global operations.
"The combined strengths of CSC and Workday will enable clients to transition HCM to the cloud confidently, quickly and efficiently," said Jim Smith
, executive vice president & general manager, Global Business Services, CSC. "Together, CSC and Workday will strategically leverage our next-generation IT capabilities to help global enterprises more rapidly achieve new levels of workforce productivity, HCM modernization, and cost savings while minimizing business risks."
CSC's commercial consulting practice will team with Workday to market and deploy Workday HCM, a single system-of-record, delivered in the cloud, that enables organizations to make faster decisions, gain operational visibility, prepare for future talent shifts and build effective teams. Additional highlights include:
Extending upon Workday's own deployment tools and methodology, CSC will help ensure rapid deployment of Workday HCM for customers through its expertise in project and organizational change management, while also providing customers with design and deployment services;
Workday HCM deployments will align with CSC's cloud offering strategy, which is part of its broader portfolio of next-generation IT offerings that also include application modernization, big data, and cybersecurity; and
CSC's Agility Platformtm will help clients easily and seamlessly manage and integrate Workday HCM across various cloud environments.
"CSC has long been a leading global system integrator with deep relationships with enterprise customers around the world," said Jim Bozzini, senior vice president, services, Workday. "They will bring a wealth of experience and expertise to the Workday services partner ecosystem, and we are excited to work side-by-side with CSC to help our mutual customers make the transition to the cloud."
Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) is a global leader of next generation information technology (IT) services and solutions. The Company's mission is to enable superior returns on our client's technology investments through best-in-class industry solutions, domain expertise and global scale. CSC has approximately 76,000 employees and reported revenue of $13.0 billion for the 12 months ended July 4, 2014. For more information, visit the company's website at www.csc.com
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