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Today, Investors' Reports announced new research reports highlighting International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM), Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX), EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE: FIS), and Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

International Business Machines Corporation Research Report

On September 12, 2013, International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) announced a set of new innovations from its Customer Experience Lab. The Company informed that the new innovations are designed to help business leaders gain deeper insights into individual customers in order to transform the way they experience their products, services, and brands with the help of mobile, social, cloud, and advanced analytics technologies. According to the Company, the IBM Customer Experience Lab team in India has introduced three new technologies - IBM Edge Analytics, Vibes, and Social Media Event Tracker Tool (SMETT) - that are focused on driving innovation on social, mobile, and Big Data and analytics technologies. Ramesh Gopinath, Director, IBM Research - India said, "The innovations we are developing with clients in the Customer Experience Lab are enabling companies to transform their front office with speed and at scale, reshaping strategy, operations and offerings to attract, retain and exceed the expectations of an increasingly powerful customer." The Full Research Report on International Business Machines Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-15/IBM]


Xerox Corporation Research Report

On September 13, 2013, Xerox Corporation (Xerox) released its annual Global Citizenship Report. According to the Company, the report summarized the Company's efforts towards a sustainable enterprise, including the significant advances that it has made in the areas of energy, water conservation, and waste. In the report's letter to stakeholders, Xerox's Chairman and CEO, Ursula Burns noted that the Company's principle-backed practices toward a sustainable enterprise are in line with its goal of simplifying the way work gets done in organizations of any size across the globe. Burns further wrote, "Just about every request for proposal we see these days wants to know how we're making the world a better place - from our environmental stewardship and sustainability to ethical governance and community involvement. And in just about every case we can come up with a triple-bottom-line benefit - good for our customers, good for Xerox and good for the planet." The Full Research Report on Xerox Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-15/XRX]


EPAM Systems, Inc. Research Report

On September 12, 2013, EPAM Systems, Inc. (EPAM) and VisiQuate announced the launch of a joint Big Data Innovation Lab. According to EPAM, the innovation lab was created to experiment with Big Data opportunities, advanced predictive sciences, and the identification of complex business outliers, exceptions, and anomalies. The Company informed that it will supply advanced hardware, architecture, and other engineering resources, while VisiQuate will contribute domain level expertise and industry related data sets. EPAM stated that the companies initially plan to target the Healthcare and Energy sectors. Rich Waller, Chief Technology Officer of VisiQuate, stated, "In our Healthcare vertical, we are hoping to leverage our Big Data initiatives to further refine the power of our Enterprise Analytics platform, to achieve advanced outcomes across clinical, financial and operational functional areas, including solving complex industry challenges, such as the prevention of costly patient re-admissions." The Full Research Report on EPAM Systems, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-15/EPAM]


Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Research Report

On September 9, 2013, Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) announced that The Dime Savings Bank of Williamsburgh (The Dime) has partnered with the Company to modernize and increase cost efficiency of its technology. FIS stated that it will provide Mobile, Business eBanking, Consumer eBanking solutions, document output and ePayment solutions. "The Dime wanted to provide its customers expanded digital services, such as mobile, online banking and online documents, that were better integrated across customer touch points in order to improve customer experience and position themselves for the future," said Anthony Jabbour, EVP of North American Financial Institutions at FIS. "This fully integrated, front-to-back solution allows it to do not only that, but also streamline operations, improve efficiency, reduce risk and consolidate vendors." The Full Research Report on Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-15/FIS]


Computer Sciences Corporation Research Report

On September 11, 2013, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) announced the release of its annual corporate responsibility (CR) report. According to CSC, the report includes the Company's social and environmental sustainability achievements in FY 2013, with focus on the following five areas: environment, clients, employees, community, and governance. "We have made significant progress in turning our business around and positioning CSC for growth," said Mike Lawrie, President and CEO of CSC. "I am proud of the simultaneous environmental and social sustainability progress we have made this last fiscal year. Our CR initiatives support business growth and operational excellence by addressing client needs, engaging employees, benchmarking ethical comportment, and increasing environmental efficiencies that reduce costs and promote better management of limited natural resources." The Full Research Report on Computer Sciences Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.investorsreports.com/report/2013-09-16/CSC]



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