The UK’s Hartree Centre deploys Atos supercomputer for Coronavirus treatment research

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About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with over 110,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of over € 11 billion. European number one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and High-Performance Computing, the Group provides end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Big Data, Business Applications and Digital Workplace solutions. The group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Syntel, and Unify. In the UK & Ireland around 10,000 employees deliver business technology solutions for some of the country’s largest public and private sector organisations. Atos is a

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Atos wins Google Cloud Services Partner of the Year Awards for Europe, the Middle East and Africa and for North America with Maven Wave

Paris, April 6, 2020

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announced that it has received the 2019 Google Cloud Services Partner of the Year Award for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa and the 2019 Services Partner of the Year Award for North America through Maven Wave. These awards are proof of the successful growing momentum achieved through Atos’ official global partnership with Google Cloud, already recognized last year with the 2018 Google Cloud Global Breakthrough Partner of the Year Award. This year’s awards are in recognition for Atos’ achievements in the Google Cloud ecosystem in 2019 in

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Two Atos supercomputers in Czech Republic made available to support COVID-19 research

Prague, April 7, 2020

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces that its two supercomputers at IT4Innovations, the national supercomputing center at the VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, have been made available to researchers and businesses conducting research related to COVID-19. These researchers have the opportunity for privileged access to computing time on Atos supercomputers Anselm, which was launched in 2013 and Barbora, installed in October 2019.

“We encourage researchers to apply if they are currently engaged in research on COVID-19. We have primarily offered our computing capacity to some of our major users, such as the Institute of

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Ford Expects Loss But Says Cash Position Strong

Ford Motor said Monday it expects to lose $600 million in the first quarter but has enough cash to see it through at least the next six months even if it can’t produce vehicles due to the coronavirus shutdown.

The automaker detailed the impact of the virus in a preliminary release of its first-quarter earnings that also showed vehicle wholesales were down 21% compared with a year ago, “largely as a result of lower production and demand related to the coronavirus.”

Total revenue for the first quarter is expected to be about $34 billion, down 15.7% from $40.3 billion a

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CFOs Respond Rapidly to Pandemic

How much damage will the coronavirus outbreak and the accompanying economic downturn do to companies’ sales? In a special CFO Research survey, more than half (53%) of U.S. finance executives responding said they estimated a drop of between 1% and 20% in the first quarter. But about 29% of finance executives indicated the hit to sales would be larger — a falloff of between 21% and 50%. About 10% of respondents expected a drop of 51% or more.

The results of the late March and early April poll of CFO readers (CFO Research is an arm of CFO) were

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