“Atos Origin Wins SAP Partner of the Year Excellence Award 2004”

London, 5 May 2005

Underscoring commitment to customer service and quality Atos Origin, a leading IT services company, today announced that it won the SAP Partner of the Year Excellence Award for outstanding performance in 2004. Atos Origin won the award based on the results of a customer satisfaction survey, in which customers were asked to rate SAP partners on all aspects of the SAP implementation process, including professional competence, quality of consultants, SAP product know-how and ability to deliver on time and to budget.

“This award is a key indicator of client satisfaction and service and is an outstanding achievement for Atos Origin, recognising the high regard with which it is held by its customers,” Nicole Anderson, Director Business Development, SAP.

“Winning this award underscores our commitment to customer service and quality,” said Guy Lidbetter, senior vice president, systems integration, Atos Origin. “We work closely with SAP and our customers to ensure we provide services that are closely aligned to their business objectives and that are tailored to their specific needs.”

Atos Origin has over 17 years experience working with SAP solutions and is a SAP Global Services Partner, a SAP Global Hosting Partner, and a member of the SAP NetWeaver Partnership Initiative. The company has managed more than 1500 implementations and was the first to install SAP R/3 Operations. The Atos Origin global SAP practice has more than 4,000 SAP consultants around the globe and operates SAP Certified Data Centres in all geographical regions.

About Atos Origin
Atos Origin is an international information technology 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 over 46,000 people in 40 countries. Atos Origin is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic Games and has a client base of international blue-chip companies across all sectors. Atos Origin is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market and trades as Atos Origin, AtosEuronext, Atos Worldline and Atos Consulting.

For further information contact:
Caroline Crouch
Atos Origin
Email: caroline.crouch@atosorigin.com