Paris, France – October 13, 2020 – Acts, world leader in digital transformation, announces the renewal of its contract with ‘PwC France and Maghreb” for a period of five years and for an amount of more than 100 million euros for the management of all digital services and workstations of PwC employees in France, Algeria and Morocco. Atos is responsible for the outsourcing and transformation of digital services and mission-critical applications from PwC, now hosted in Atos data centers, to a secure hybrid cloud or in Atos dedicated private cloud. Atos manages the digital working environment for all employees and the modernization of the security center. The contract includes a clause and measures dedicated to reduce carbon footprint for all services.
“As part of our ongoing quest for innovation and improving operational efficiency, we have launched a new phase in the transformation of our technological resources. Over the past 6 years, Atos has demonstrated its ability to ensure a level of quality and safety in line with our requirements, under the control of our experts, promoting innovation and favoring a flexible operating model. We have therefore decided to renew our contract for the next five years. » he told me Guillaume Lorain, Managing Partner and COO at PwC France and Maghreb.
« Atos and PwC France and Maghreb will work hand in hand to achieve PwC’s goal of achieving carbon neutrality by 2030. This is an important part of the new contract. ” he told me Raphaël Hélion, CITO for PwC France and Maghreb.
Atos supports PwC in the migration of its information system – servers and business management applications – to a secure hybrid cloud environment or to Atos’ dedicated private cloud for operational and financial efficiency in the daily operations of employees of the group. Atos guarantees end-to-end security for all services in the work environment: from deploying new computers for 6,000 employees to managing the Service Desk.
Atos will also integrate the “RPA Factory” of PwC France and the Maghreb by putting its skills and technologies, particularly in AI and managed services, for the benefit of internal and external clients of PwC France and the Maghreb. PwC has also retained the services of Atos ServiceNow for its own needs.
Security supervision of all “PwC France and Maghreb” information systems is provided by Atos Security Operations Center (SOC), under the control and supervision of PwC experts, with security operations automated and monitoring functions.
In all of its services, Atos is committed to supporting PwC’s virtuous environmental policy by reducing the carbon footprint of its services and equipment, as well as by promoting renewable energies towards zero carbon emissions. Atos will also promote accessibility for workers with disabilities and ensure diversity within its teams.
“A PwC partner since 2014, Atos has demonstrated its ability to support the organization by providing quality service, while allowing PwC to benefit from the transformation of its business applications”, he told me Jean-Philippe Poirault, EVP, Global Head of Telecom, Media and Technology chez Atos. “We are delighted to continue our partnership with PwC and bring our expertise as a leader in hybrid cloud services and related orchestration services, as well as as an expert in secure digital desktop services – all in a sustainable and carbon-free approach in line with our strategic ambition. »
Over the past 10 years, Atos has developed unique expertise in decarbonization, recognized in all sustainability rankings. The Group announced his engagement achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2035, strengthening its leadership and ambition to become the leader in decarbonization and secure digital.
Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European leader in Cloud, cybersecurity and high performance computing, the Group offers end-to-end orchestrated hybrid cloud solutions, Big Data, business applications and Digital Workplace. The Group is the global IT partner for the Olympic and Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos | Syntel and Unify. Atos is an SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock market index.
Atos’ goal is to help shape the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. All over the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, as well as members of companies in the broad sense, to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.
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