Unisys Corporation operates as an information technology (IT) company. The company’s offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and infrastructure support services. Segments The company operates in two business segments, Services and Technology. Principal Products and Services Services segment In the Services segment, the company provides services to help its clients improve their competitiveness, security and cost efficiency. The company’s services include outsourcing, systems integration and consulting, infrastructure services and core maintenance. In outsourcing, the company manages clients’ data centers, computer servers and end-user computing environments, as well as specific business processes. In systems integration and consulting, the company consults with clients to assess the security and cost effectiveness of their IT systems and help them design, integrate and modernize their mission-critical applications to achieve their business goals. In infrastructure services, the company provides design, warranty and support services for its customers’ IT infrastructure, including their networks, desktops, servers, and mobile and wireless devices. In core maintenance, the company provides maintenance of Unisys systems and products, as well as of those of third party technology providers. Technology segment In the Technology segment, the company designs and develops software, servers and related products to help clients reduce costs, improve security, create agility and improve the efficiency of their data center environments. The company provides a range of data center, infrastructure management and cloud computing offerings to help clients virtualize and automate their data-center environments. Its product offerings include enterprise-class servers, such as the ClearPath family of servers, the Forward! by Unisys line of fabric servers, and the ES family of servers; the Unisys Stealth family of cybersecurity software; and operating system software and middleware. The primary vertical markets that the company serves worldwide include commercial, financial services, public sector (outside the U.S. federal government) and the U.S. federal government. The company markets its products and services primarily through a direct sales force. In certain foreign countries, the company markets primarily through distributors. Patents, Trademarks and Licenses The company owns approximately 1,030 active U.S. patents and approximately 90 active patents granted in 12 non-U.S. jurisdictions. These patents cover systems and methods related to various technologies, including computing systems, relational database management, information storage, device/circuit manufacture and design, imaging, data compression and document recognition/handling. The company also maintains 24 U.S. trademark and service mark registrations, and approximately 1,280 additional trademark and service mark registrations in 130 non-U.S. jurisdictions. Seasonality The company’s revenue is affected by such factors as the introduction of new products and services, the length of sales cycles and the seasonality of purchases. Seasonality has generally resulted in higher fourth quarter revenues than in other quarters. Customers Sales of commercial products and services to various agencies of the U.S. government represented approximately 16% of total consolidated revenue in 2014. Research and Development Unisys-sponsored research and development costs were $68.8 million in 2014. History Unisys Corporation was founded in 1886.
unisys corp (UIS:New York)
801 Lakeview Drive
Blue Bell, PA 19422
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