Zurich -- CSC (NYSE: CSC), a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions, today announced it has signed a five-year multimillion extension to its master service agreement to provide desktop outsourcing to Zurich Insurance Group, a leading global, multi-line insurance provider. Under the terms of the contract extension, CSC will continue to provide electronic workplace desktop services to Zurich's businesses in Canada, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States. The scope includes global service desk, local on-site support, and software packaging and distribution to more than 50,000 users.
The service provides Zurich with the cost and performance benefits of a globally standardized desktop service environment while allowing organizations within Zurich to tailor services specifically to their business needs and locations.
"We help Zurich achieve its business, service and cost goals through unparalleled levels of industry service and competitive pricing," said Peter Ronchetti, CSC's general manager Switzerland. "CSC's proven experience in workplace services will continue to provide Zurich with access to innovative technology and services and will enable Zurich to take advantage of our next-generation IT capabilities."
CSC is a global leader in next-generation information technology (IT) services and solutions. The company's mission is to enable superior returns on clients' technology investments through best-in-class industry solutions, domain expertise and global scale. CSC has approximately 79,000 employees and reported revenue of $13.0 billion for the 12 months ended March 28, 2014. For more information, visit the company's website at www.csc.com .