Unisys issued an announcement today regarding its new Application Modernization Platform as a Service (AMPSSM) offering, a subscription-based service to help federal government agencies reduce the cost, complexity, risk, and time involved in modernizing their legacy software applications.
A recent study by MeriTalk and the Unisys Center for Innovation in Government found that four out of five C-level federal IT executives said mission-critical government capabilities are at risk if agencies do not modernize legacy applications.
The study, “Federal Application Modernization Road Trip: Express Lane or Detour Ahead?,” looked at the progress of the federal government in modernizing its business applications and the cost and risk of maintaining outdated and redundant systems.
A panel of Unisys executives convened to record a podcast that dives into the MeriTalk study findings and shares some actionable insights that will help federal IT leaders optimize their modernization efforts and their budgets using AMPS. Panelists included:
You can listen to the panel discussion online below, or download it to your desktop or mp3 player.[audio:http://www.gregoryfca.com/blogs/unisys/podcasts/Unisys_11-02_AMOS_1.mp3|titles=Unisys_11-02_AMOS_1]