Amdahl Corporation

Also found in: Wikipedia.

Amdahl Corporation

A US computer manufacturer. Amdahl is a major supplier of large mainframes, UNIX and Open Systems software and servers, data storage subsystems, data communications products, applications development software, and a variety of educational and consulting services.

Amdahl products are sold in more than 30 countries for use in both open systems and IBM plug-compatible mainframe computing environments.

Quarterly sales $397M, profits $13M (Aug 1994).

In 1997 Amdahl became a division of Fujitsu.
References in periodicals archive ?
July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Amdahl Global Solutions, a division of Amdahl Corporation, today announced that the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), a world-leading financial exchange, is using Amdahl Millennium(TM) S/390-compatible servers to support the exchanges IT demands in a time of dramatic growth.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) today said its depositary has given it a revised number for total shares of Amdahl Corporation (AMEX: AMH) purchased through its tender offer.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- CrossZ Software today announced a master reseller agreement with Amdahl Corporation (AMEX: AMH), a leading provider of best of breed large integrated computing solutions.
Wright was chosen for the leadership he has shown at Legato, a worldwide leader in enterprise storage management software, as well as at Amdahl Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited that provides integrated computing solutions to many of the largest users of information technology around the world.
March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Amdahl Corporation (AMEX: AMH) announced today the immediate availability of a line of RAID (redundant array of inexpensive disks) data storage subsystems for use with large and midrange UNIX servers in the open systems marketplace.
Amdahl Corporation, headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, is a strategic member of the Fujitsu Group, a leading provider of Internet-focused information technology solutions for the global marketplace.
Amdahl Corporation today announced that the company has renewed its iForce(SM) Systems Integrator contract with Sun Microsystems(R), Inc.
the leader in complex Internet hosting and managed services (Nasdaq:EXDS), and Amdahl Corporation, a Fujitsu company, today announced the availability of Premium Care(TM) Service, which provides around-the-clock, onsite hardware maintenance and operating software support as well as a single point of contact for management and maintenance of hardware assets.
Formed as part of the overall realignment of Fujitsu's North American IT infrastructure and services strategy, Fujitsu Softek combines intellectual property and operational resources from Fujitsu Limited and its wholly owned subsidiary, Amdahl Corporation.
Formerly, Dawson served as Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Software Group of Amdahl Corporation and also served as the President of Amdahl IT Services Group.
As a global independent software provider, Amdahl Software has the support of Amdahl Corporation, a recognized leader in IT innovation and customer support, and the backing of the $50 billion Fujitsu Corporation.