“New SAP XI Adapter Certification for Atos Origin”

Stuttgart, 26 April 2005

Cost reduction and smooth integration when bringing together heterogeneous IT landscapes Atos Origin, a leading international information technology services provider, has been awarded the SAP XI Adapter certification for the integration of its ACTIS Supplier Portal into the SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI) system. This portal is part of the Atos Origin “ACTIS Integration Suite” product line, which provides methods, technologies and products for the design, build and run of high-performance B2B integration solutions.

With the ACTIS Integration Suite (Atos Origin Communication Transmission and Integration Suite), Atos Origin supports companies in optimizing internal and external business processes with the technical integration of data, systems and applications. Using state-of-the-art XML, EAI, EDI, WebEDI and Web Services technologies, business integration solutions are deployed successfully for Supply Chain Management, Customer Relationship Management and Collaborative Engineering processes.

The ACTIS Supplier Portal Release 3.0 provided by Atos Origin has been certified by SAP AG for integration into the SAP Exchange Infrastructure (SAP XI) System. The ACTIS Integration Manager with its ACTIS XI adapter powered by SAP NetWeaver® act as communication interface between SAP XI and the ACTIS Supplier Portal. With the certified ACTIS supplier portal and the SAP Exchange Infrastructure (SAP XI) Atos Origin offers :

  • Open integration technologies which support a process-oriented cooperation between solutions of Atos Origin and SAP, both inside and outside a company,
  • Ongoing reduction of integration costs and complexity in bringing together heterogeneous IT landscapes,
  • 100% web-based integration with the ACTIS Integration Manager.

ACTIS can thus benefit from the process integration the SAP Exchange Infrastructure offers, while SAP users can deploy the whole range of ACTIS integration functionalities.

The ACTIS XI Competence Team is composed of certified SAP NetWeaver consultants with integration expertise in design, customizing, implementation and operating. Atos Origin benefits from an in-depth SAP expertise and a long term experience in a wide range of industries and processes with global capabilities. As a global SAP partner with over 4,000 SAP consultants world-wide, Atos Origin is the competent partner for implementing complex integration requirements.

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.

Atos Origin (Germany)
Nicola Popoff
Tel: +49 (0)7 11/73 77-3 11
Email: nicola.popoff@atosorigin.com