Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services by Computer Sciences Corporation
European Commission - Daily News
Brussels, 20 September 2016
The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services by Computer Sciences Corporation, both of the United States.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services provides technology consulting, information technology outsourcing and support services in traditional and enterprise services offerings. Computer Sciences Corporation is a provider of information technology services.
The Commission concluded that the proposed acquisition would raise no competition concerns, because there are only limited overlaps between the activities of the two companies. The transaction was examined under the simplified merger review procedure. More information is available on the Commission's competition website, in the public case register under the case number M.8155.
(For more information: Ricardo Cardoso – Tel.: +32 229 80100; Angela Nardella - Tel.: +32 229 86801)
Source: Europa.eu (Copyright European Commission)