in ,

Unisys Launches Cloud Computing Infrastructure; Ed Coleman Comments

Unisys Launches Cloud Computing Infrastructure; Ed Coleman Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

UnisysUnisys Corp. has introduced a new fabric-based computing platform for enterprise cloud and big data processing on servers powered by Intel microarchitecture.

Forward! makes use of Unisys’ sPar partitioning technology and Intel’s Xeon processor for server virtualization and is designed for organizations that intend to shift from the Unix legacy operating system to a Windows or Linux OS, Unisys said Monday.

Ed Coleman, Unisys chairman and CEO, said the offering works to provide customers a scalable and secure infrastructure for managing applications and disruptive technologies.

The platform aims to help businesses cut the number of physical servers on site by up to 70 percent and reduce server provisioning time from weeks to hours.

Enterprise users can integrate the product with a Unisys encryption and cloaking tool that is meant to secure data, applications and devices across a network.

Unisys also offers consulting, applications management and data center consolidation services.

ExecutiveBiz Logo

Sign Up Now! ExecutiveBiz provides you with Daily Updates and News Briefings about Products & Service

mm

Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

Inmarsat to Purchase Boeing Satellite for $250M - top government contractors - best government contracting event
Inmarsat to Purchase Boeing Satellite for $250M
Level 3 Unveils Voice Communications Manager for Enterprises; Shaun Andrews Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
Level 3 Unveils Voice Communications Manager for Enterprises; Shaun Andrews Comments