Flemish Government chooses Atos as digital partner to transform Flanders into one of the most innovative regions in Europe

Brussels (Belgium), Paris (France), May twenty five 2021 Atos right now announces that it has

Brussels (Belgium), Paris (France), May twenty five 2021

Atos right now announces that it has signed a significant deal with the Flemish government to be their most important electronic husband or wife above the next seven decades. Equally companions will not only push electronic transformation, but also export Flemish know-how to the relaxation of Europe and the entire world thanks to Atos’ international presence. In this way, the collaboration will ensure the creation of new employment and assist Flanders to grow into one particular of the most progressive locations in Europe after the pandemic.

The agreement involving Atos and the Flemish government is believed to be the premier outsourcing framework deal in Benelux. The Flemish government was searching for a reliable and expert know-how husband or wife with skills in electronic transformation and innovation. After a extensive variety system for the 2022 Flemish ICT contracts, Atos won three lots: service integration & security, cloud & facts middle and purposes. The seven-yr deal will enable a transformative digitalization of the Flemish area.

Rebound of the Flemish economic climate

The Flemish government selected Atos mainly because of its formidable vision of the upcoming. After the pandemic, in order for the Flemish economic climate to recover as swiftly as feasible, totally investing in a electronic upcoming is necessary. By doing work with the government Atos will also be investing in the growth of Flanders and regional corporations.

“The pandemic set a lot of tension on the Flemish economic climate, but the recovery period of time is also an exceptional prospect to set Flanders on the map all through Europe as a top area in the growth of new know-how. There is no lack of progressive suggestions in Flemish corporations and start out-ups, but regional gamers deficiency the means to establish know-how on a big scale. As a world wide participant with world wide routines, Atos is in a exceptional position to export Flemish know-how. Jointly we are likely to make Flemish corporations great,” says Jo Debecker, Government VP and Head of International Operations at Atos.

Task creation

Through its have Scaler-system, Atos has prolonged been investing in start out-ups and corporations that establish progressive systems. Scaler gives organizations an prospect to establish their technological methods and roll them out abroad. In Flanders, Atos will sort a exceptional ecosystem with regional companions, including the study corporation imec, to industry Flemish know-how throughout the world.

“This new deal will make a lot of new Flemish employment, mainly because you just want additional people today if you are likely to deliver know-how on a more substantial scale,” says Debecker. “Atos itself will also be choosing hundreds of people today via a significant recruitment system for young Flemish talent. Thanks to Atos, these people today will have the excellent springboard to spread their wings and to establish additional at European stage.”

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About Atos

Atos is a world wide leader in electronic transformation with one hundred and five,000 personnel and annual profits of above € 11 billion. European selection one particular in cybersecurity, cloud and superior-efficiency computing, the Group offers tailored close-to-close methods for all industries in 71 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization solutions and merchandise, Atos is dedicated to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its consumers. Atos operates underneath the models Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The intent of Atos is to assist design the upcoming of the information room. Its skills and solutions help the growth of expertise, education and study in a multicultural technique and lead to the growth of scientific and technological excellence. Across the entire world, the Group allows its buyers and personnel, and customers of societies at big to stay, get the job done and establish sustainably, in a protected and safe information room.

Push Contacts:

Belgium:

Marianne Hewlett | [email protected] | +31 630632430

Chris Van den Broeck | [email protected] | +32 473 31 2655

International:

Laura Fau | [email protected] | +33 six 73 64 04 eighteen | @laurajanefau