Amdahl Corporation

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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.
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