“Atos wins major contract with HSH Nordbank AG”

Munich, August 30, 2011

Delivering cost savings through IT harmonization and virtualization

Atos, an international IT services company, today announced that it has signed a major five year outsourcing contract with HSH Nordbank AG.

Atos will operate the take over management of the entire IT infrastructure and telecommunications at all HSH Nordbank locations worldwide. Services will include desktop and service desk management, managed servers, network solutions, back office and trader workplaces.

For HSH Nordbank, the contract will result in considerable cost savings as a result of IT industrialization, standardization and virtualization.

"Our extensive expertise in outsourcing and our sustainable technology services enables us to win this the deal. As a reliable partner we will support HSH Nordbank as it transfers to a new IT landscape," said Winfried Holz, CEO of Atos in Germany.

About Atos
Atos is an international information technology services company with annual revenues of EUR 8.7 billion and 78,500 employees in 42 countries. Serving a global client base, it delivers hi-tech transactional services, consulting and technology services, systems integration and managed services. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. It is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic Games and is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting & Technology Services, Atos Worldline and Atos Worldgrid.

Press contact:
Stefan Pieper
Tel. +49 201 4305 9159
Email: stefan.pieper@atos.net