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Tuesday 04 December, 2007

Computer Sciences Corporation

CSC Announces US$76 Million IT Outsourcing Agre...





EL SEGUNDO, California, December 4 /PRNewswire/ --

    Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC) today announced that its
operations in Denmark have signed a five-year, US$76 million (390 million
Danish Kroner) information technology (IT) outsourcing agreement with Det
Berlingske Officin, a major newspaper publisher in Denmark. Berlingske, which
produces 14 daily newspapers and nearly 50 regional papers, is a part of the
Mecom Group, a leading European regional publisher with operations in
Denmark, Norway, Holland, Germany and Poland.



    Under the contract, CSC will provide help desk services, server
management, project development and management, and applications development,
maintenance and support. As a part of the outsourcing arrangement,
approximately 70 employees will transition from Berlingske's IT group to CSC.



    "We are pleased to announce this agreement and add Berlingske to our
client roster," said Jesper Kryhlmand, managing director of CSC in Denmark.
"It confirms that CSC offers attractive solutions that match our customers'
demands. We eagerly anticipate working with Berlingske to help them achieve
their business goals."



    "We look forward to Berlingske IT becoming a part of CSC and see many
advantages to this agreement," said Jesper Vosgerau, IT director of
Berlingske. "We will be able to provide better and more competent services by
relying on a provider with broad capabilities in IT, and our employees will
have access to high-level professional development opportunities and new
career paths."



About Det Berlingske Officin

    The Berlingske Offin is Denmark's biggest newspaper group with 14 daily
newspapers and approximately 50 local newspapers at Zealand and Jutland. It
has printing companies which serve both the group and external customers.
Many web services, city nets, local/regional radios and printed media in both
Copenhagen and Jutland lead the group towards the goal of being a varied
media house.



    Berlingske group has over 2500 employees. The company has revenue of
$708.1 million DKK and is a separate sector in the British media company
Mecom Group plc.



About CSC

    Computer Sciences Corporation is one of the world's leading IT services
companies. CSC's mission is to provide customers in industry and government
with solutions crafted to meet their specific challenges and enable them to
profit from the advanced use of technology.



    With approximately 87,000 employees, CSC provides innovative solutions
for customers around the world by applying leading technologies and CSC's own
advanced capabilities. These include systems design and integration; IT and
business process outsourcing; applications software development; Web and
application hosting; and management consulting. Headquartered in El Segundo,
Calif., CSC reported revenue of US$14.9 billion for the 12 months ended March
30, 2007. For more information, visit the company's Web site at
http://www.csc.com.



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