MADRID, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that its Spanish subsidiary has been awarded an application managed services contract from Aena Navegacion Aerea, the national air traffic control services provider, to develop, implement and maintain the organization's business management applications.
Under the terms of the three-year agreement, Unisys will provide maintenance and modernization for the organization's mission-critical SAP and non-SAP applications. The contract scope includes Aena Navegacion Aerea's existing applications for finances and sales, human resources, planning, and geographic information systems (GIS), as well as the organization's intranet and public website.
In addition to management of existing applications, Unisys will also help the client design, create and deploy new business management apps for future business requirements. The contract is part of Aena Navegacion Aerea's initiative to separate its IT operations from those of the parent Aena Group and improve the cost-efficiency and performance of mission-critical applications.
"We are delighted that Aena has selected us as a strategic partner for this project," said Ana Rubio, President, Unisys Spain. "Unisys has a deep understanding of the air transportation industry, which comes from extensive experience delivering market-leading solutions for air cargo, security and passenger facilitation. We are looking forward to working with Aena to help it meet its business objectives."
Aena Navegacion Aerea is the leading air transit provider in Spain and the fourth largest supplier of air traffic control services in Europe. Its priority is delivering maximum safety, quality and efficiency in running of the Spanish air navigation system. Aena Navegacion Aerea is also involved in the European Commission's Single European Sky initiative, to ensure the design, management and regulation of airspace is coordinated throughout the European Union.
About Unisys Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world. For more information, visit www.unisys.com.
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