Under the alliance, CSC says its proposed consulting practice will enable customers to transition on premise human capital management (HCM) applications to the cloud.
CSC (NYSE:CSC) will also deploy Workday HCM internally to more than 70,000 employees throughout its global operations, including in Australia. The New York listed company has reported revenue of $13.0 billion for the 12 months ended 4 July.
CSC executive vice president & general manager, Global Business Services, Jim Smith, said the new commercial consulting practice will team with Workday (NYSE:WDAY) to market and deploy Workday HCM, a single system-of-record, delivered in the cloud that enables organisations to make faster decisions, gain operational visibility, prepare for future talent shifts and build effective teams.
“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 modernisation, and cost savings while minimising business risks.”
Workday senior vice president services, Jim Bozzini said CSC has long been a “leading global system integrator with deep relationships with enterprise customers around the world.”
“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.”
Smith listed other highlights of the alliance with Workday as:
• 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 organisational 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 modernisation, big data, and cybersecurity; and
• CSC’s Agility Platform will help clients easily and seamlessly manage and integrate Workday HCM across various cloud environments.