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HP-EDS Deal Seeks to Close Gap in Outsourcing Dominance

Published: 14 May 2008

ID: G00158082

Analyst(s): Lorrie Scardino , David Cearley , Dane Anderson , Martin Reynolds

Summary

HP would jump to No. 2 in worldwide outsourcing services with the acquisition of EDS. But HP will have to manage a complex integration and take a fresh approach to the consulting and integration business to reap rewards.

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