The previously announced merger between CSC and the Enterprise Services Division of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) to form DXC Technology Company has been completed, effective April 1, 2017.
DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC), the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, will ring the Opening Bell and begin trading today on the New York Stock Exchange under symbol “DXC.” Beginning today, DXC Technology will become a member of the S&P 500 index.
“With the successful close of our transaction, we are standing up a company that is ideally suited to meeting the needs of a rapidly changing technology marketplace,” said Mike Lawrie, DXC Technology chairman, president and chief executive officer. “We are looking forward delivering on our promise of producing greater value for clients, partners and shareholders, along with growth opportunities for our people.”
DXC plans a series of global launch activities beginning this morning, with employee events at more than 150 sites and an inaugural advertising campaign to introduce the new company to the marketplace.