CSC (NYSE: CSC), a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions, and PwC today announced a strategic alliance to accelerate clients' enterprise digital transformations with integrated, end-to-end services spanning business and IT, implementation and operations. As more organizations embark on a transformation journey to Digital, they are increasingly facing challenges associated with managing complexity, cost and risk. The CSC and PwC integrated approach to digital transformation, operations transformation, and cyber and risk management will de-risk large-scale transformation programs while empowering clients to focus on improving business outcomes. Clients will benefit from the breadth and depth of CSC and PwC experience, capabilities and technology-independent solutions, while working with a seasoned transformation partner. "We are bringing together PwC's global leadership in business consulting with our global technology services to provide end-to-end transformation services that span strategy, implementation, and run and maintain," said Carlos Lopez-Abadia, vice president and general manager, Global Consulting, CSC. "With our complementary expertise, best-of-breed business and technology capabilities, and world-class ecosystem of alliance partners, CSC and PwC will guide clients through every step of today's challenging digital transformation journey." "Organizations want to fast-track their digital strategies, unlock value from their data to drive business insights, secure the enterprise environment and drive growth through innovation," said Mohamed Kande, PwC U.S. Advisory Leader. "PwC and CSC have strong track records in delivering strategy through execution innovation at scale to our clients. Our alliance will be a force multiplier for accelerating our clients' business and IT transformations and positioning them to win with solutions they can choose with confidence." The strategic alliance will operate clients' enterprise transformation programs in an integrated manner to maximize value, quality and predictability of business outcomes. PwC will lead strategy and business transformation, supported by CSC. CSC will lead technology transformation, design and implementation, supported by PwC. The benefits of the alliance include:
- Providing integrated transformation services spanning strategy through execution as well as long-term support for clients who want an end-to-end transformation partner;
- Linking best-of-breed, next-generation technology capabilities to deliver on next-generation business models;
- Enabling business and IT innovation for complete enterprise transformation;
- Delivering business outcomes with end-to-end accountability between business and IT, and de-risking complex integration and transformation programs; and
- Developing robust solutions that future-proof clients through the transformation journey.