Atos on track with Network Rail private cloud upgrade contract

London, United kingdom – twelve March 2020 Atos, a world leader in electronic transformation, has

London, United kingdom – twelve March 2020

Atos, a world leader in electronic transformation, has signed a 4-year deal really worth £12 million with Community Rail to layout, supply and handle a new electronic personal cloud platform that will underpin the operations of Britain’s rail infrastructure service provider.

The settlement sees Atos migrate all programs from Community Rail’s legacy info facilities into a new electronic personal cloud.  The new info facilities will give a remarkably secure, robust and cost-helpful electronic basis for Community Rail’s business enterprise although ensuring agility in a technologically converged ecosystem.

The operation and support of the info facilities, delivering point out-of-the-artwork and cost-helpful hosting ability for the UK’s rail infrastructure service provider also arrives less than the administration of Atos.

Simon Goodman Head of IT support services, Community Rail, claimed: “Our settlement with Atos to supply a new electronic personal cloud types a key element of our ongoing program of electronic transformation.  We realize we ought to keep on to evolve to keep on to fulfill the needs of passengers and rail operators and moving to a secure and high-general performance personal cloud is elementary to this ambition.  The new info centre will provide a solid platform from which to fulfill our needs now and into the long run, although continued Atos administration assists guarantee we attain greatest price for our investment decision.”

Commenting on the settlement, Clay Van Doren, Atos CEO United kingdom & Eire, claimed: “This deal indicators a deepening of our marriage with Community Rail and permits legacy methods to coexist with innovative cloud programs although improving security and ensuring long run scalability, supporting electricity the electronic transformation of our nation’s rail infrastructure operator with rail people across Britain increasingly benefiting from an agile, digitally-empowered corporation.”

The settlement adds to Atos’ expertise and heritage in delivering electronic transformation options to shoppers in the UK’s transportation sector which include IAG, DVSA, Transportation for London and Highways England. The company’s position in United kingdom rail stretches back again around a long time of sweeping commercial and technological alterations, possessing consolidated and modernized legacy methods both equally in the rail operations domain and in retail and purchaser information methods.

The Atos Digital Vision for Mobility paper sets out how electronic technological know-how has transformed the UK’s transportation sector and considers how new developments will ascertain the mobility options of tomorrow for road and rail, broader public transportation and logistics.