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 EditorsSourcing for Gartner Magic Quadrant references: 1 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services, North America , William Maurer, David Edward Ackerman, Bryan Britz, 25 July 2013. About the Magic Quadrant Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.