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

Paris – July 7, 2020

Atos, a world chief in electronic transformation, currently launches “Scaler, the Atos Accelerator”, its new startup and SME program with a special emphasis on industries, stability and decarbonization. It delivers jointly Atos’ technology teams with picked startups to co-build impressive electronic options for customers in precise industries – answering tested company use instances and benefiting from a joint and accelerated go-to-sector. Atos Scaler also supports Atos’ stability and decarbonization approaches, creating them important focuses in its solution.

Each year, about fifteen startups or SMEs will be picked to acquire their assignments according to precise consumer passions. These assignments will lead to enriching Atos’ recent offerings. Each individual startup or SME comes with a exact use-circumstance, precise industry-emphasis and capabilities, in line with Atos’ most recent strategic strategy (“SPRING”) with an industry-led shopper emphasis.

This program is a even further phase in Atos’ fruitful collaboration with startups and SMEs, which has currently resulted in many productive assignments.

“Atos Scaler is fully commited to unleash the value of collaboration, by facilitating open up innovation and offering start to pretty concrete industrial purposes, with accelerated time-to-sector.” says Elie Girard, Atos CEO. Our new accelerator will be a important asset for Atos, enriching our portfolio to improved help our consumer innovation journey, and supporting Atos’ approach whilst supporting the associates of Atos Scaler. Business emphasis, Security and Decarbonization have been important factors in the range of productive startups and will grow to be even a lot more crucial requirements for our approaching target companions.”

The 14 startups talked about under and in-depth in this article are the proud winners picked for the launch of Atos Scaler:


* Startups with which Atos is working on decarbonization assignments



 The firms picked by Atos have currently verified a very first need from the sector. Most of them have currently worked with Atos the moment and Atos Scaler will help them to advantage from Atos world footprint. They are bringing to Atos industry knowledge and company use instances, including quick value to Atos’ consumer journey with a “ready to sell” solution.


Developing the startup company

Atos is fully commited to offering startups obtain to its shoppers and to aid them sign new company, translating open up innovation into concrete company realization. All picked startups will be integrated in world Atos’ actions globally. This contains the development of demos which will be accessible in Atos’ company technology facilities (BTICs) and, for consumer innovation, joint innovation workshops or strategic hackathons.

Scaler will enable startups to speed up their development inside 18 months, by accessing Atos’ customers and companions and benefitting from Atos’ world manufacturer and visibility.

As component of the program, the picked startups will get obtain to important Atos’ resources these as global company development experts that will aid them extend beyond their recent sector coaching assistance in consumer innovation details hosting options ideation & DevSecOps platform (Atos Studio) Google Cloud platform and HPC-as-a-Services. They will advantage from privileged help throughout their Scaler journey.


Maximizing Digital Security

Atos has produced a special innovation observe document in order to protect conclude-end users, IoT and details, to detect and answer to threats. Atos serves the connected environment (intelligent metropolitan areas, OT in transport and Business four.), develops Mission Essential Units and addresses economic stability with options these as sovereign cloud, details portability and blockchain traceability.

The Group is #3 in cybersecurity products and services globally and enhances its systems by partnering with world leaders, as effectively as choosing to perform with startups with highly effective industry use instances these as United Biometrics (robust biometric authentication) and Claroty (IT/OT stability).


Toward decarbonization

Atos’ ambition toward decarbonization was once again highlighted by its the latest dedication to internet-zero carbon emissions by 2035, environment the highest decarbonization expectations for its industry. Building on this pretty robust placement and skillset, Atos has launched Decarbonization as a Services: Decarbonization for its shoppers. Scaler supports Atos’ dedication to management in decarbonized electronic transformation. One of the range requirements for the candidates was how they help Atos’ shoppers in their journey toward a decarbonized electronic environment. Jointly with Scaler startups, Atos develops new options that make decarbonization a aggressive gain.


About Atos

Atos is a world chief in electronic transformation with over a hundred and ten,000 workers in seventy three nations and yearly profits of over € eleven billion. European range one particular in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Overall performance Computing, the Group provides conclude-to-conclude Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Knowledge, Business enterprise Applications and Digital Workplace options. The group is the Worldwide Details Technology Spouse for the Olympic & Paralympic Online games and operates beneath the brands Atos, Atos Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), outlined on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The objective of Atos is to aid style the future of the details technology area. Its knowledge and products and services help the development of knowledge, instruction as effectively as multicultural and pluralistic strategies to exploration that lead to scientific and technological excellence. Across the environment, the group allows its shoppers, workers and collaborators, and associates of societies at big to live, perform and acquire sustainably and confidently in the details technology area.

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