Atos joins Catena-X: the automotive industry network to strengthen and secure data exchange & innovation across Europe

Paris, Oct 15 2021

Atos nowadays announces that it is now a member of Catena-X, an open up, scalable European network, dependent on the GAIA-X cloud infrastructure initiative, which aims to permit safe cross-business data exchange throughout the automotive marketplace to strengthen performance, speed up innovation and decarbonization, and thereby strengthen the competitiveness of the European automotive marketplace. Atos, founding and Board member of GAIA-X, will be becoming a member of leading automotive makers and suppliers, dealer associations and devices suppliers, which include BMW AG, Deutsche Telekom AG, Robert Bosch GmbH, SAP SE, Siemens AG, ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Mercedes-Benz AG and Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft as aspect of Catena-X.

Jointly the associates of Catena-X will pick and implement scalable, process-appropriate use instances. The outlined Catena-X pilot initiatives are targeted on five places of application which, with the help of this kind of a networked data infrastructure, can noticeably help to increase productivity and strengthen sustainability together upcoming benefit chains. The five places are: high quality management, logistics, maintenance, source chain management and sustainability.

“We are persuaded that the automotive marketplace is vital for Europe in write-up-COVID restoration, and a rapid pivot to digital ecosystems will make sure the economic security of this sector’s total ecosystem.” stated Pierre Barnabé, World-wide Head of Production Market at Atos. “We are thrilled to convey our special world wide experience and practical experience to this network and to perform carefully with the other associates to help build the to start with data-pushed benefit chain for the automotive marketplace. In specific, provided our experience in decarbonized digitaland our have Web Zero 2028 ambition,we are very keen to assist the early use instances concentrating on decarbonization.”

Atos’ special established of experience and practical experience is composed of:

  • Abilities in European data frameworks & platforms – Atos is a single of the associates of the FIWARE basis, a founding member of GAIA-X and the International Facts Spaces Affiliation (IDSA). The rules of the latter two will present the basis for Catena-X in regards to data security, data sovereignty and interoperability.
  • Conclusion-to-close portfolio of alternatives to help outline the ideal platform desired for any Catena-X use circumstance – this kind of as its BullSequana Edge server and Atos Electronic Hub platform, an accelerator for building ecosystem platforms.
  • Demonstrated experience in the world wide automotive marketplace, obtaining labored on world wide sophisticated initiatives with a array of automotive makers.
  • European #1 in cloud, cybersecurity and substantial-functionality computingto assist Catena-X build throughout Europe – Atos brings its world wide practical experience and experience in Cloud Computing with about seven,000 Cloud professionals and 30,000 Application professionals around the globe supported by Atos OneCloud, a special initiative to professional-actively speed up clients’ migration to the Cloud by means of a a single-quit shopoffering marketplace distinct go-to-current market and firm.
  • Atos Scientific Community and Expert Community – communities of a hundred sixty five and three,000 leading scientists and professionals – will assist the eyesight and implementation of Catena-X.
  • Decarbonization – a leader in decarbonized digital, and with the recent acquisition of global regarded local weather strategy consulting firm EcoAct, Atos has a focused staff of consultants to help build use instances which will decrease CO2 emissions throughout the total source chain and these which will permit a transition to a circular financial system and speed up sustainability, this kind of as optimizing creation preparing, improvement and operations with Electronic Twin technology.

Previously this 12 months Atos joined forces with other leaders in the automotive and technology fields to create ‘Software République’: a new open up ecosystem for smart and sustainable mobility, which aims to build and current market devices and software to present an enriched and sustainable mobility give for metropolitan areas, regions, corporations and citizens. The Catena-X network could be an opportunity to improve the improvement of these items and products and services.


About Atos

Atos is a world wide leader in digital transformation with 105,000 staff members and once-a-year profits of in excess of € eleven billion. European selection a single in cybersecurity, cloud and substantial functionality computing, the Team gives tailor-made close-to-close alternatives for all industries in 71 nations. A pioneer in decarbonization products and services and items, Atos is dedicated to a safe and decarbonized digital for its consumers. Atos operates below the brand names Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the Upcoming twenty Paris stock index.

The objective of Atos is to help design and style the upcoming of the information and facts place. Its experience and products and services assist the improvement of know-how, education and learning and study in a multicultural method and lead to the improvement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the entire world, the Team permits its prospects and staff members, and associates of societies at large to dwell, perform and build sustainably, in a risk-free and safe information and facts place.

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