NEWS BRIEFS

NEWS BRIEFS

Malvern, Penn.-based GPMC--the former Premier Solutions now a unit of Sungard Data Systems--has finally found a buyer for its Maximis portfolio management and accounting system: computer giant Unisys. GPMC and Unisys closed the deal last week for an undisclosed amount.

Though Premier made some headway with the Maximis product since acquiring it from Dallas-based Texas Instruments in 1994 (IMT, Oct. 14, 1994), the vendor never turned a profit with the system. Then, when Sungard Data Systems p