EDS has been named as the top company
in the 2007 VARBusiness 500 ranking of information technology
(IT) solution providers in the latest edition of VARBusiness
EDS reached the top spot in the annual listing with 2006 revenue
of $21.3 billion, placing it ahead of competitors such as Accenture,
BT Global Services and Computer Sciences Corp.
The magazine cited the signing of the General Motors (GM) and
Kraft contracts as key wins in securing the top spot on the
list. The magazine also noted that the 2006 contracts represented
the highest rates of signings for the company since 2001 and
that sales increased for the year by 7 percent to the $21.3
According to the magazine, the VARBusiness 500 is the definitive
listing of the biggest IT solutions providers, integrators and
services companies in North America by gross worldwide revenue.
VARBusiness is one of the leading industry publication for
companies that sell IT products and services.
Read a profile on EDS and related coverage on the VARBusiness
500 by visiting the magazine's Web site.