PLANO, Texas, March 4 /CNW/ -- EDS today announced the Internet
availability of proxy materials for its 2008 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
under the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's new "Notice and Access
Rule." EDS' proxy materials can now be found on the company's Investor
Relations website at http://www.eds.com/sites/shareholder/.
EDS is among the first large accelerated filers to adopt the Notice and
Access Rule. As an alternative to the traditional approach of delivering a
printed set of proxy materials to each shareholder, companies can now deliver
a "Notice of Internet Availability of Proxy Materials" to shareholders,
provide Internet access to the proxy materials, and provide a printed set of
proxy materials by mail to any shareholder who requests them.
EDS' 2007 annual report on Form 10-K and Notice of Meeting and Proxy
Statement for the 2008 Annual Meeting of Shareholders have been filed with the
SEC and may be viewed on EDS' website at
http://www.eds.com/sites/shareholder/. EDS shareholders may obtain hard copies
of EDS' proxy materials free of charge by following the instructions provided
on the company's website or in the "Notice of Internet Availability of Proxy
The EDS Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held Tuesday, April 15,
2008, at 1:00 p.m. Central time at EDS' world headquarters located at 5400
Legacy Drive, Plano, Texas 75024.
EDS (NYSE: EDS) is a leading global technology services company
delivering business solutions to its clients. EDS founded the information
technology outsourcing industry more than 45 years ago. Today, EDS delivers a
broad portfolio of information technology and business process outsourcing
services to clients in the manufacturing, financial services, healthcare,
communications, energy, transportation, and consumer and retail industries and
to governments around the world. Learn more at http://www.eds.com.
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