Leading information technology company
) was recently offered a contract worth $681 million by the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to host and operate on-demand
government cloud computing services. Conducted through a
competitive bid process, the contract is for an initial term of
seven years, with three one-year renewal options.
The contract will involve the consolidation of seven existing data
centers into a single secure hybrid cloud. Various state agencies
will be able to requisition on-demand IT services. This contract
allows the purchase of services as per requirements while providing
project and contract management and other additional technical
services. Unisys is also continuously introducing innovative
products that will facilitate business flexibility, security and
centralized management system.
The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has resorted to this advanced way
of delivering IT services with a shared services model in order to
reduce costs and operate more efficiently. Unisys intends to team
up with premium technology providers and Pennsylvania-based diverse
businesses to further render advanced technological services.
Cloud technology is being increasingly adopted across all
businesses to innovate and drive growth. With its in-depth
technological expertise, Unisys is well poised to provide advanced
cloud solutions to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Based in Blue Bell, PA, Unisys specializes in helping clients to
secure their operations, increase efficiency and utilize their data
centers, enhance support to their end users and constituents, and
modernize their enterprise applications. The primary market that
Unisys serves worldwide includes financial services, communication
and transportation, commercial and public sector, including the
U.S. federal government.
Unisys currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).) Other stocks that
look promising and are worth a look include
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Premier Alliance Group Inc.
), each carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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