“Atos Origin showcases its automotive solutions at Odette Conference – 16-17 October 2003. La Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie Paris, France”

Paris, October 14, 2003

Atos Origin will show its Automotive expertise at the 8th Odette International Conference, the most important meeting for automotive professionals. This year, Atos Origin will be present on Stands 10 and 11, where the Group will showcase its solutions specific for the sector, that keep client's business on the move, in domains such as eBusiness, Supply Chain Management and Customer Relationship Management.

With a strong expertise in eBusiness, Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Atos Origin helps enterprises take advantage of the current automotive sector evolutions and at that conference it will explain its clients and visitors how to gain and maintain competitive advantage thanks to its offerings.

Atos Origin will also be launching the new generation of its ACTIS Integration Manager, a high-end platform for automatic and interactive integration processes. This new generation of solutions is part of Atos Origin ACTIS Integration Solutions. By combining industrial expertise, the use of established B2B methods, a strong product base and a dedicated expert team, the ACTIS Integration Solutions constitute an all-round approach towards integration.
It provides methods, technology and products for the design, implementation and operation of high-quality B2B integration solutions. Based on ACTIS products, more than a thousand customer solutions have been implemented around the world, especially in the automotive, CPG/retail, telecommunication and finance sectors.

Based on the state-of-the-art WebEDI technology, Atos Origin will also demonstrate the market-leading ACTIS Automotive Supplier Portal, reflecting the newest Odette eForms 2 recommendations.

The Total Business Integration approach is aimed at optimising both inter-company and internal business processes through the technical integration of data, systems and applications.
With the aid of the latest XML, EAI, EDI, WebEDI and Web Services technologies, these Total Business Integration solutions are successfully used for Supply Chain Management, Customer Relationship Management and Collaborative Engineering processes.

Come and visit us at stands 10 / 11, for more information on what Atos Origin can do for businesses in the Automotive sector.

Additional information on the event at the following address : http://www.odetteconference.org/conference/index.htm

About Atos Origin
Atos Origin is an international information technology services provider. Its business is turning client vision into results through the application of consulting, systems integration and managed operations, including outsourcing and on-line services. In August 2002, Atos Origin acquired KPMG Consulting in the UK and The Netherlands, trading as Atos KPMG Consulting. The company generates annual revenues of EUR 3 billion and employs 28,000 staff in 30 countries. The Group's client list includes major companies such as ABN AMRO, Akzo-Nobel, Alstom, BNP Paribas, BP, Euronext, Fiat, ICI, ING, KPN, Lucent, Philips, Renault, Royal Bank of Scotland, Saudi Aramco, Shell, UBS Warburg, Unilever, Vivendi Universal, Vodafone and Wolters Kluwer.

Press contact : Emilie Moreau - +33 (0)1 49 00 91 87 - emilie.moreau@atosorigin.com