“Atos Origin sponsors major IT security event in Brazil”

Sao Paulo, March 10, 2004

Atos Origin, a leading international information technology services company, today announced that it is one of the sponsors of the 3rd International Executive Corporate Management and IT Security and Risk Management Conference being held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 16-18. This sponsorship reinforces the company's commitment to enhance the knowledge of risk management and IT securities technologies applied around the world.

Atos Origin is sponsoring this conference because it addresses the balance needed between investments in security management and the benefits gained from those investments. Atos Origin clients benefit from Enterprise Security Consulting, management tools that enable more precise decision making activities, enabling the prioritization of investments with a positive return and that align specifically with their business strategies.

Additionally the conference addresses security executive qualifications, a reflection of the value Atos Origin places on personnel qualifications as it actively invests in the skills development of their professionals. Atos Origin's consultants are internationally certified with CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), BS7799 Leader Auditor, GSEC Global Information Security titles among others, granting access to the most up-to-date management processes and security practices available in the world.

About Atos Origin
Atos Origin is an international information technology (IT) services company. Its business is turning client vision into results through the application of consulting, systems integration and managed operations. The company's annual revenues are more than EUR 5 billion and it employs 47,000 people in 50 countries. Atos Origin is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic Games and its clients include ABN AMRO, Akzo Nobel, Alstom, BNP Paribas, BP, Ericsson, EDF, Euronext, Fiat, France Telecom, ICI, ING, KPN, Lucent, Philips, Renault, Royal Bank of Scotland, Saudi Aramco, Schlumberger, Shell, Telecom Italia, UBS, UK Department of Works and Pensions, Unilever, Vivendi Universal and Vodafone.

Atos Origin is quoted on the Paris Euronext Premier Marché and trades as Atos Origin, AtosEuronext, Atos Worldline, Atos KPMG Consulting and Atos Odyssée.

Press Contact
Atos Origin
Daniella Rabello, tel: +(55 21) 3824-6921
Email: daniella.robello@atosorigin.com