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Unisys teams with Hunter Consulting Inc. to sell the Unisys OSMOS Object-Relational Database.

BLUE BELL, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 17, 1997--Unisys Corp. Computer Systems Group Monday announced its partnership with Hunter Consulting Inc., the newest reseller of Unisys OSMOS Object Relational Database relational database

Database in which all data are represented in tabular form. The description of a particular entity is provided by the set of its attribute values, stored as one row or record of the table, called a tuple.

Hunter Consulting brings over 10 years of working experience with object-oriented technologies See object technology. . In addition to selling the OSMOS database, Hunter will also provide pre- and post-sales services such as training, evaluation, prototyping, planning, and implementation for accounts in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. .

As the industry's first high-performance, object-relational database A database that provides both relational and object database capabilities. See universal server. , OSMOS has proven to be extremely valuable in a number of markets, including financial, government, telecommunications, travel, and healthcare. Hunter Consulting Inc. is experienced in working with each of these industries, which will increase the level of service the consultants can provide.

In all industries, Hunter Consulting provides integration and software development services, specializing in the object, object- relational, and Web sectors.

Hunter Consulting is including OSMOS as a key component of its technology base as a reseller and service provider for the OSMOS program. OSMOS provides object and relational features in one high-performance database product, a technology the computing world has previously lacked.

"With the introduction of OSMOS," commented Stephen K. Hunter, president of Hunter Consulting, "the information technology world now has a database that supports the complex information modeling needs of the object programmers, the performance requirements of large transaction intensive systems, and the ease of use that comes with the SQL SQL
 in full Structured Query Language.

Computer programming language used for retrieving records or parts of records in databases and performing various calculations before displaying the results.
3 query language A generalized language that allows a user to select records from a database. It uses a command language, menu-driven method or a query by example (QBE) format for expressing the matching condition. .

"Combining OSMOS with Hunter Consulting's unique blend of object-relational technology and development experience, sales, and services, Unisys and Hunter Consulting have created a complete product and services team. Hunter Consulting Incorporated will provide individualized in·di·vid·u·al·ize  
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1. To give individuality to.

2. To consider or treat individually; particularize.

 attention to companies exploring this new and exciting technology."

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 Dick Ulmer, vice president, Software Products Group in Unisys Computer Systems Group, "OSMOS is a powerful database designed for robust, enterprise-class applications.

"By teaming with Hunter Consulting, we are able to serve an even larger client base and work with Hunter to provide a full range of services. We are giving users an outstanding product with the performance they've been looking for Looking for

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For more information on OSMOS, visit the OSMOS web site at

Hunter Consulting Inc.

Hunter Consulting Inc. is composed of professionals experienced in software systems development and software product sales. Specializing in advanced technologies and practices including object and object-relational software analysis, design, and development, Hunter Consulting is solving today's complex problems.

Hunter Consulting combines experience in software and database technologies such as Java, Smalltalk, C++, Objective-C, Eiffel, CLOS CLOS - Common LISP Object System , VisualBasic, and relational/object/object- relational databases with engineering practices including cost prediction and measurement, project tracking, standards, and other processes to deliver a quality product on time on budget.

Access the Hunter Consulting Incorporated web page on the World Wide Web -- -- for further information.

The Unisys Computer Systems Group

The Computer Systems Group (CSG CSG - constructive solid geometry ) is the Unisys technology business. Unisys CSG has extensive experience in designing and developing technology for high-volume transaction processing Updating the appropriate database records as soon as a transaction (order, payment, etc.) is entered into the computer. It may also imply that confirmations are sent at the same time.

Transaction processing systems are the backbone of an organization because they update constantly.
 and in integrating diverse technologies into heterogeneous enterprise environments.

CSG works with its customers, Unisys services groups, and independent marketing and sales channels to help them better serve their clients. Access the CSG home page on the World Wide Web -- -- for further information.

Unisys -- The Information Management Company

Unisys is one of a select group of companies with the portfolio of services, technologies and third party alliances needed to deliver the benefits of information management -- helping clients use their information asset to enhance their competitiveness and responsiveness to customers.

Our expertise in information management is founded on the strengths of our three global businesses: consulting, solutions and systems integration; industry-leading technologies; and comprehensive services and products supporting distributed computing environments See DCE.

Distributed Computing Environment - (DCE) An architecture consisting of standard programming interfaces, conventions and server functionalities (e.g. naming, distributed file system, remote procedure call) for distributing applications transparently across networks
. Access the Unisys home page on the World Wide Web -- -- for further information. -0- Unisys is a registered trademark of Unisys Corp. All other brands and products reference herein are acknowledged to be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

CONTACT: Unisys Corp., Blue Bell

Martin Krempasky, 215/986-4788

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