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CONTROL DATA SYSTEMS WINS MAJOR INTEGRATION CONTRACT WITH U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

 ARDEN HILLS, Minn., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Control Data Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDAT) announced today it has won a six-year contract with the U.S. Department of Commerce to install and integrate a national network of computers for the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). The contract has a potential value of approximately $13 million.
 In addition to supplying computer hardware and software, Control Data will provide consulting, integration, and training services to assist the NMFS in modernizing its management of marine ecological activities nationwide.
 "We are pleased to be able to work with NMFS in upgrading and modernizing their integrated information system," said Jim Ousley, president and CEO of Control Data Systems. "The new technology will enable NMFS to share data and communicate more effectively among their nine major locations and additional smaller sites across the country."
 The contract calls for integrating graphics workstations, networking software, printers and plotters, and third-party applications for statistical analysis and database management at NMFS' regional offices and research centers. Control Data will also provide on-site training at nine NMFS sites, and consulting and support services in a number of areas, including converting application software to run on the new systems.
 In addition to research and evaluation of marine resources, NMFS is responsible for rebuilding overfished marine fisheries, protecting endangered species, maintaining currently productive fisheries, and improving the effectiveness of international fisheries relationships.
 Control Data Systems, Inc. is a global systems integrator, applying the skills and experience of its computer professionals -- "Control Data Brainware" -- to the implementation of open systems solutions for the operational problems of customers worldwide.
 The company focuses its expertise on integrating computer solutions to business specific problems, primarily in manufacturing design, network communication, and database management.
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 /CONTACT: Charlotte Fransen of Control Data Systems, 612-482-4857/
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