|[May 01, 2012]
Independent Research Report Names CSC as a "Leader" in Providing Managed Security Services
FALLS CHURCH, Va. --(Business Wire)--
CSC (News - Alert) (NYSE: CSC) today announced that Forrester Research Inc. has placed
the company in its strongest category - "Leader" - in the March 26,
2012, report, "The Forrester (News - Alert) WaveTM: Managed Security
Services: North America, Q1 2012." The report evaluated significant
providers of managed security services (MSS) against 60 criteria that
included current offerings, strategies and market presence.
"CSC's current and potential clients now have further independent
validation that they have the best-in-class security protection with
CSC," said Samuel S. Visner, vice president and lead cyber executive,
According to the report, CSC "leverages its large consulting practice to
identify suitable candidates for a managed model. CSC uses cost-benefit
models to demonstrate the return on investment in its services, and it
has one of the better portals in terms of flexibility and features that
The report also noted that "customers identified its well-run Security
Operations Centers and responsiveness as positive attributes for CSC."
CSC's investment in offering discrete Managed Security Services to the
market has been well received by organizations and analysts. Previously
only available to its IT outsourcing clients, CSC's Managed Security
Servics are now available as a stand-alone offering to a much wider
range of client organizations as the company moves aggressively to play
a larger and more influential role in this rapidly expanding market.
CSC's Managed Security Services are packaged to provide the most
comprehensive and flexible security offerings available to best meet
individual client needs.
The Forrester report is available for download compliments of CSC at: www.csc.com/cybersecurity/registrations/3606.
About CSC Cybersecurity
CSC provides enterprise-class cybersecurity services in some of the
world's most sophisticated, disparate and challenging environments.
Every day around the globe, CSC serves the diverse missions of
Government and the private sector. CSC offers innovative information
security programs for compliance management, IT infrastructure, Identity
and Access Management, Consulting, application protection, Business
Continuity and Disaster Recovery. We apply the expert services of over
2,000 information security practitioners, industry best practices and
best-of-breed tools. Visit http://www.csc.com/cybersecurity.
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 $16.0 billion for
the 12 months ended December 30, 2011. For more information, visit the
company's website at www.csc.com.
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