Unisys Positioned in "Challengers" Quadrant in 2013 Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services Magic Quadrant Report

Nov 18, 2013, 08:00 ET from Unisys Corporation

BLUE BELL, Pa., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that it has been positioned in the "Challengers" quadrant in the Gartner, Inc. 2013 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America.

Gartner Magic Quadrants evaluate providers on their ability to execute and completeness of vision. This Magic Quadrant focuses on "management services for mainframe, centralized server and relevant storage environments."1

"We are proud to be named as a 'Challenger' in Gartner's Magic Quadrant report," said Ron Frankenfield, president, Unisys Global Managed Services. "We believe that this acknowledgement is a testament to Unisys' singular approach in delivering all IT managed services: we keep our focus on people, innovating to improve the availability of critical IT resources so our clients' end users can stay continually productive and serve their customers more effectively."

"Through a strong relationship built over the last 10 years, Unisys understands our unique needs and requirements," said George Mansoor, Director of Technical Services, California State University. "By providing cloud computing and application hosting services, Unisys has enabled us to leverage new technologies cost-effectively."

Unisys Data Center Outsourcing Services and Infrastructure Utility Services can be delivered through Unisys' 12 global data centers – all holding ISO certifications for service management, service quality and information security. Unisys uses an ITIL-based delivery framework and provides world-class monitoring and management capabilities.

Unisys is a sponsor of the Gartner Data Center Conference in Las Vegas, NV, December 9 – 12, 2013.

Note to Editors Sourcing for Gartner Magic Quadrant references: 1Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America, William Maurer, David Edward Ackerman, Bryan Britz, 25 July 2013.

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About Unisys

Unisys is a worldwide information technology company. We provide a portfolio of IT services, software, and technology that solves critical problems for clients. We specialize in helping clients secure their operations, increase the efficiency and utilization of their data centers, enhance support to their end users and constituents, and modernize their enterprise applications. To provide these services and solutions, we bring together offerings and capabilities in outsourcing services, systems integration and consulting services, infrastructure services, maintenance services, and high-end server technology. With approximately 22,500 employees, Unisys serves commercial organizations and government agencies throughout the world. For more information, visit www.unisys.com.

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