Atos supercomputer to enhance weather prediction capabilities for leading European numerical weather centre ECMWF
Paris, France; London, UK, January 13, 2020
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has signed a new four-year contract worth over €80 million (approximately £67.8 million) with the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) to supply its BullSequana XH2000 supercomputer, which is one of the most powerful meteorological supercomputers in the world. It will increase ECMWF’s computing power by a factor of around 5 and will support hundreds of researchers from over 30 countries across Europe in their work on medium and long-range weather forecasting and prediction. Notably, it will enable them to reliably predict the occurrence and intensity of extreme weather events significantly ahead of time, essential to respond to the climate and weather crisis facing us today.
Paris, France, January 7, 2020
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has signed a 4-year contract to supply its BullSequana XH2000 supercomputer, to the University of Luxembourg, renowned European university and international leader in research. The supercomputer, named as ‘AION’, will allow the university to further accelerate research and to face global competition, by achieving cutting-edge results.
The BullSequana XH2000 supercomputer will give researchers 1.5 times more computing capacity than previously, with a theoretical peak performance of 1.7 petaflops which will complement the existing supercomputing cluster. It will be equipped with AMD EPYC™ processors and Mellanox InfiniBand HDR technology, connected to a DDN storage environment.
Paris; Madrid, 13th December 2019
Atos, global leader in digital transformation, announces its participation in the European project RENAISSANCE, funded by the European Commission through the H2020 program. RENAISSANCE aims to promote clean production and shared distribution of energy in local communities through the development of new community-driven, scalable and replicable business models and technologies.
Atos announces new Workplace as a Service offering for optimal employee experience with Google Cloud Paris
France, 20th November, 2019
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announces its new Workplace as a Service | Google Edition, part of its Atos Digital Workplace solutions, to provide enterprise customers with a way of enhancing the employee workplace experience, through greater choice for users and a boost to productivity. As part of its partnership with Google Cloud, Atos is offering a unique integrated and secure package including the supply and support of Chromebooks with Atos’ Circuit software, as well as Google’s G Suite, supported with setup, migration and management services.
Brussels, 23rd September 2019
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has developed a tailor-made application for Belgian talent Bart Swings to track and monitor his training data, in order to better understand progress, improve training schedules and ultimately to improve performance. Bart will use the personalized app from today, at the start of his preparation for the new ice-skating season.
Brussels, 10th May 2019
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, says that the journey to the cloud is much more than a technical IT transformation project: it should be part of a larger business and IT transformation effort. This may seem daunting at first, but only by taking it to the next level will companies be able to fully realise the benefits of the cloud – such as cost reduction, agility and faster time to market.
Brussels, 27th March 2019
Atos, global leader in digital transformation, and Le Forem, along with the Technobel Competency Centre and CEFORA, are launching ‘Opération coup de poing pénuries’ in the IT sector. The three partners aim to develop a training programme that combines theory with practical in-house training. The icing on the cake is that Atos has committed to hiring at least 80% of participants who successfully pass the training!
Atos ranked first in two categories of Whitelane’s 2019 IT Outsourcing Study for Belgium and Luxembourg
Brussels, 4th March 2019
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, was ranked first in the most recent edition of the yearly BeLux IT Sourcing Study conducted by Whitelane Research, in the category ‘Data centre, managed infrastructure and hosting’ and in the category ‘End-user services and collaboration solutions’. This client satisfaction survey, the most representative in the market, investigates more than 550 unique IT outsourcing relationships held by over 200 of the top IT spending organisations in Belgium and Luxembourg. All industry sectors are represented.
Brussels, 10th December 2018
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation and Worldwide IT partner of the International Olympic Committee is proud to announce a partnership with Bart Swings, Olympic medalist, for the next four years.More news
Atos Belgium supports its customers throughout their business transformation
Both our Managing Director, Antoine Kerrinckx, and Carl Tilkin-Franssens, CIO of Acerta, have been interviewed by the team of ‘Alle Zaken Op Een Rijtje’. In this program, broadcasted on Kanaal Z during all weekends, you’ll get a look behind the scenes of the Belgian business community.
Watch this episode if you have always wanted a better understanding of the ins and outs of an IT company. You’ll also find out what we at Atos did to support Acerta in their business transformation journey.
Zaventem, 24th September
On the 24th of September we will show you innovation in a very informal and intimate setting. With more than 15 workshops and demo’s, prepare yourself to step into the world of AI and IoT, get the latest cloud insights, learn more about blockchain in practice and discover many more innovative technologies.
In the spotlights
The Beacon, an initiative from the city of Antwerp, is a brand new innovation hub where Atos will work together with several other companies, start-ups, scale-ups and researchers to develop new technologies and products IoT solutions for industry, logistics and smart cities of tomorrow.
Atos Belgium is a part of Atos SE (Societas Europaea), which is a global leader in digital services with an annual revenue of over € 11 billion and approximately 110.000 employees in 73 countries. In Belgium, where we operate with around 700 employees, we have an annual revenue of over 250 million EUR. Atos is the parent company of Atos Worldline, the leading payment and transactional services provider in Europe.
With deep technological expertise and a wide range of solutions, Atos Belgium supports companies in their digital transformation and helps them future-proof their business. With the goal of being the preferred digital IT partner in Belgium, we work with clients across many business sectors: Public & Health; Telecommunications, Media and Utilities; Financial services; Manufacturing, Retail and Transport.
At Atos, we believe that the road to progress is through uniting people, business and technology.