Electronic Data Systems announced a reorganization and a management shake-up Friday. Under a plan that will go into effect April 15, the company will launch two new divisions: Operations Solutions and Solutions Consulting. The Operations Solutions division will combine the company's traditional IT outsourcing business with its business process outsourcing department. The Solutions Consulting business will combine EDS's e-business consulting division with its application services capabilities.
As part of the reorganization, the Plano, Texas-based company is promoting two executives two head the new divisions. Doug Frederick, president of the company's Information Solutions division, will head the new Operations Solutions business as its executive vice president. EDS named Paulette Eberhart president of the Solutions Consulting business; Eberhart is the president of its U.S. Information Solutions division. Meanwhile, John McCain, president of EDS's E Solutions division, announced his resignation.