Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) is engaged in the information technology (IT) and professional services industry. The Company's clients consist of governments and commercial enterprises, which rely upon the use of information services and associated systems for the conduct of their operations. These clients engage with industry specialists for the development, deployment, and ongoing operation of IT services and IT-enabled business operations. CSC offers a range of services to clients in the commercial and government markets and specializes in applying contemporary practices towards the employment of IT. CSC's service offerings include IT and business process outsourcing; emerging services, such as cloud computing and cyber-security protection, and a range of other IT and professional services. Effective August 6, 2013, Computer Sciences Corp acquired Infochimps Inc, an Austin-based provider of online data access services.