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GMD

(company)
Full name: "GMD - Forschungszentrum Informationstechnik GmbH" (German National Research Center for Information Technology).

Before April 1995, GMD stood for "Gesellschaft f?r Mathematik und Datenverarbeitung" - National Research Center for Computer Science, it is retained for historical reasons.

http://gmd.de/GMDHome.english.html.

Address: D-53754 Sankt Augustin, Germany.
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