Atos launches open innovation accelerator program for startups and SMEs with strong industry focus

Paris – July seven, 2020

Atos, a world wide chief in digital transformation, right now launches “Scaler, the Atos Accelerator”, its new startup and SME software with a exclusive focus on industries, stability and decarbonization. It delivers with each other Atos’ technologies teams with selected startups to co-develop ground breaking digital alternatives for consumers in specific industries – answering confirmed small business use scenarios and benefiting from a joint and accelerated go-to-market. Atos Scaler also supports Atos’ stability and decarbonization techniques, generating them crucial focuses in its approach.

Each year, about 15 startups or SMEs will be selected to create their tasks in accordance to specific buyer pursuits. These tasks will add to enriching Atos’ existing choices. Just about every startup or SME will come with a specific use-case, specific sector-focus and competencies, in line with Atos’ most current strategic strategy (“SPRING”) with an sector-led client focus.

This software is a even more stage in Atos’ fruitful collaboration with startups and SMEs, which has presently resulted in a lot of thriving tasks.

“Atos Scaler is committed to unleash the benefit of collaboration, by facilitating open up innovation and providing beginning to pretty concrete industrial purposes, with accelerated time-to-market.” states Elie Girard, Atos CEO. Our new accelerator will be a crucial asset for Atos, enriching our portfolio to greater aid our buyer innovation journey, and supporting Atos’ tactic although supporting the users of Atos Scaler. Market focus, Stability and Decarbonization have been crucial factors in the selection of thriving startups and will develop into even extra essential standards for our impending focus on partners.”

The 14 startups pointed out underneath and in depth in this article are the happy winners selected for the launch of Atos Scaler:


* Startups with which Atos is doing the job on decarbonization tasks


Market-by-style and design

 The firms selected by Atos have presently verified a initially desire from the market. Most of them have presently labored with Atos once and Atos Scaler will allow them to gain from Atos world wide footprint. They are bringing to Atos sector expertise and small business use scenarios, adding instant benefit to Atos’ buyer journey with a “ready to sell” approach.


Expanding the startup small business

Atos is committed to providing startups entry to its clients and to help them sign new small business, translating open up innovation into concrete small business realization. All selected startups will be built-in in world wide Atos’ activities globally. This incorporates the creation of demos which will be offered in Atos’ small business technologies facilities (BTICs) and, for buyer innovation, joint innovation workshops or strategic hackathons.

Scaler will permit startups to speed up their advancement within just 18 months, by accessing Atos’ consumers and partners and benefitting from Atos’ world wide model and visibility.

As section of the software, the selected startups will get entry to crucial Atos’ methods this sort of as worldwide small business advancement authorities that will help them increase over and above their existing market coaching guidance in buyer innovation information internet hosting alternatives ideation & DevSecOps system (Atos Studio) Google Cloud system and HPC-as-a-Assistance. They will gain from privileged aid all over their Scaler journey.


Enhancing Electronic Stability

Atos has developed a exclusive innovation keep track of file in buy to guard end-buyers, IoT and information, to detect and answer to threats. Atos serves the related planet (clever metropolitan areas, OT in transportation and Market 4.), develops Mission Vital Programs and addresses financial stability with alternatives this sort of as sovereign cloud, information portability and blockchain traceability.

The Group is #3 in cybersecurity solutions globally and complements its technologies by partnering with world wide leaders, as properly as picking to work with startups with effective sector use scenarios this sort of as United Biometrics (sturdy biometric authentication) and Claroty (IT/OT stability).


In direction of decarbonization

Atos’ ambition in direction of decarbonization was once again highlighted by its recent motivation to web-zero carbon emissions by 2035, location the optimum decarbonization criteria for its sector. Constructing on this pretty sturdy place and skillset, Atos has launched Decarbonization as a Assistance: Decarbonization for its clients. Scaler supports Atos’ motivation to leadership in decarbonized digital transformation. One of the selection standards for the candidates was how they aid Atos’ clients in their journey in direction of a decarbonized digital planet. Together with Scaler startups, Atos develops new alternatives that make decarbonization a aggressive advantage.


About Atos

Atos is a world wide chief in digital transformation with over 110,000 workers in 73 nations around the world and once-a-year earnings of over € 11 billion. European variety a person in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Large-General performance Computing, the Group presents end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Massive Info, Enterprise Purposes and Electronic Place of work alternatives. The team is the Around the world Information Technology Spouse for the Olympic & Paralympic Game titles and operates beneath the models Atos, Atos Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), outlined on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The objective of Atos is to help style and design the long term of the information and facts technologies room. Its expertise and solutions aid the advancement of expertise, education as properly as multicultural and pluralistic techniques to research that add to scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the planet, the team allows its clients, workers and collaborators, and users of societies at significant to live, work and create sustainably and confidently in the information and facts technologies room.

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