5 Things You Need to Know About The New DXC And AWS Partnership

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The New Cloud Migration Fastlane For DXC Customers

In a blockbuster announcement ahead of its earnings call on Tuesday, DXC unveiled a newly forged partnership with Amazon Web Services to deliver IT migration, application transformation, and business innovation to global enterprise clients.

According to the announcement, DXC - AWS Integrated Practice will offer clients secure, cloud-first solutions that combine the breadth and depth of cloud services offered through AWS with DXC enterprise services to enable them to innovate in their industries, be more agile, and better adapt to dynamic market conditions with speed and at scale -- while also modernizing their operations for a digital era.

"For many years, successful enterprises have relied on DXC's expertise to manage their IT," said AWS CEO Andy Jassy in a statement. "This agreement represents a commitment for both DXC and AWS to make it much easier to enable long-time and newer DXC clients to take advantage of the Cloud with the most functionality, the most innovation, the largest partner ecosystem, and the most experience at helping companies run at scale"

DXC CEO Mike Lawrie (pictured) announced company earnings for its first quarter ending June 30 of $5.28 billion, up 0.9 percent from the year-ago quarter. Net income came in higher than the same quarter a year ago, $266 million versus $173 million. DXC shares were up almost 2 percent on Wednesday morning, trading at $88.72.