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​​​Unisys Named Microsoft Azure Innovation Partner of the Year for Driving 240 Percent Growth in Use of Leading Cloud Environment

​Second Innovation Partner award in three years honors concerted delivery through Azure of client solutions in government, financial services and life sciences/healthcare

BLUE BELL, Pa., July 31, 2017Unis​ys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that Microsoft has honored the company with the Azure Innovation Partner of the Year award for the second time in three years.

Microsoft presented Unisys with the award during the 2017 Microsoft Inspire Conference in Washington, DC.

The award recognizes the 240 percent growth in Microsoft Azure cloud usage Unisys has driven through delivery of innovative digital workplace solutions to clients in government, financial services, and life sciences and healthcare – key strategic markets for Unisys.

"By aggressively driving digital transformation with Azure, Unisys demonstrates the power of our cloud environment to new communities of clients around the globe," said Bob Ellsworth, director, Enterprise Modernization and Azure High-Potential Partner Program, Microsoft.

"This prestigious award certifies our success in enabling clients to use the cloud as a key driver of digital transformation, flexibility and agility in their business," said Paul Gleeson, vice president, Cloud and Infrastructure Services, Unisys. "Azure provides a flexible, cost-efficient platform for digital delivery of value-added Unisys solutions that meet the specific requirements of clients and their customers in our strategic vertical markets."

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About Unisys

Unisys is a global information technology company that specialises in providing industry-focused solutions integrated with leading-edge security to clients in the government, financial services and commercial markets. Unisys offerings include security solutions, advanced data analytics, cloud and infrastructure services, application services and application and server software. For more information, visit

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Brian Daly, Unisys, 215-986-2214
Heather Linville, H+K Strategies for Unisys, 415-238-6783​​​​​​​​​​​​