Latest CSC articles

Billion dollar Oracle ERP project shot down by US Air Force

plane-wreck
USAF scraps implementation after spending a cool $1bn on failed Oracle rollout
16 Nov 2012

CSC finally implements Lorenzo patient records management system

A nurse using electronic patient records at a hospital
Manchester’s Tameside Hospital becomes first user of much-criticised system
18 Sep 2012

Department of Health reaches deal with CSC over £2.9bn Lorenzo patient management system

Nurses at NHS hospital
Government claims of £1bn in savings questioned
04 Sep 2012

100 CSC staff made redundant in first wave of job losses

A further 200 volunteered to leave
10 Jul 2012

CSC and the NHS: Lorenzo now on hold until 31 August

Resolution postponed again, boilerplate statement prepares investors for risk of bad news.
06 Jun 2012

NHS project dispute contributes to $4.3bn loss for CSC

£400M UK defence deal, however, will help make up for it
21 May 2012

CSC bows to pressure on compulsory layoffs – Unite

CSC confirms it hopes to minimise compulsory cuts. Possibility of other firms stepping in, claims union
16 May 2012

Have a heart for Mr Hart


09 May 2012

CSC job cuts: NOA backtracks on comments, makes things worse (UPDATED)

National Outsourcing Association "does not support the job cuts" says chief – while contradicting CSC's own statements. Meanwhile, back at the NHS...
24 Apr 2012

Workers shocked as CSC announces 640 more UK job losses (UPDATED)

Unite says workers "devastated" by the news. India-based offshore workers on NHS programme immune, it claims
20 Apr 2012

"We're just supporting the NHS": CSC responds to Computing (UPDATED)

IT services giant CSC has responded to Computing's coverage of its dealings with the government, and claims it is simply supporting NHS reform
19 Apr 2012

Storm clouds gather for CSC as Unite protests against redundancies (UPDATED 19 April)

Union announces plans to take to the streets – meanwhile, controversy grows over CSC's public sector work
18 Apr 2012

CSC wins £400m MoD payroll administration contract

CSC has been named the preferred bidder for a major MoD deal - despite stinging criticism of the company's performance from the Public Accounts Committee
18 Apr 2012

IT services and the profits of fear


17 Apr 2012

'Lack of cohesion' in UK cyber security, warns former GCHQ/CESG head

'Strategy by committee' is not the answer says former GCHQ and CESG chief, as UK cyber security lags behind US, Germany and France
12 Apr 2012

CSC to explain failure to reach NHS agreement

Lorenzo programme still on hold while company hosts teleconference to explain lack of progress
04 Apr 2012

BAE extension worth £500m to beleaguered CSC

Defence contractor extends long-running outsourcing deal for a further five years
22 Nov 2011

CSC hands back £170m as NHS contact negotiations stall

Service giant blames government delays as NPfIT-related advanced payments handed back
04 Oct 2011

Parliament slams DoH's handling of NPfIT

Weak programme management at the Department of Health blamed for NPfIT's failings
03 Aug 2011

CSC launches BizCloud in the UK

Biz Cloud will lower barriers of entry into the cloud market and appeal to companies concerned about security
28 Jun 2011

EC approves CSC's iSoft acquisition

Competition regulator rubber-stamps buy-out of e-health firm behind controversial Lorenzo system
21 Jun 2011

NHS trust puts out tender for electronic patient records system

County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust seeks a care records system and e-prescribing functionality
09 Sep 2010

UBS and NOAA contract wins boost CSC's QI earnings

But new business revenue down $300m
11 Aug 2010

Ford extends services contract with CSC

Extension to long-running partnership shows manufacturer's confidence, claims service provider's president
16 Jul 2010