“Atos’ Expertise in Test & Acceptance Management and Oracle Application Testing Suite Form a Winning Combination for Oracle Fusion Applications Customers”

Paris, 28 November 2011

Clients can bring Oracle Fusion Applications to market faster and more cost effectively Atos, an international IT services company, today announced that it is working with Oracle to  deliver Test & Acceptance Management (TAM) Services for Oracle Fusion Technology.

Available globally, this new solution offers customers in all industries a flexible and cost efficient way to manage their testing requirements. This enables them to deploy their IT projects, from development phase to production, with confidence. The complete solution reflects the combination of Atos' innovative approach, which facilitates end-to-end traceability based on Business Process, Functional Tests Case Management, and Oracle's technology.

TAM for Oracle covers full lifecycle management including deployment of Oracle Fusion Applications in heterogeneous Information Systems. It is built by using an industrialized set of tools including Oracle Application Testing Suite, a part of Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c. This solution embeds the Testing and Acceptance methodology and assets of Atos along with Oracle's quality management products, like Oracle Application Testing Suite, and capitalizes on the extensive experience developed with Atos' customers around the Oracle E-Business Suite, Oracle's PeopleSoft, Oracle's Siebel CRM and Oracle's JD Edwards.

François Gruau, Senior Vice President Business Development & Innovation at Atos said: “We are delighted to offer IT acceptance testing services for Oracle Fusion Applications. We have identified TAM for Oracle services as one of our fastest growing areas. TAM for Oracle is flexible, cost efficient and fast, helping clients to get services and products to market more quickly and in accordance with their strategy. This innovation strengthens Atos's positioning and its range of Testing & Acceptance Management solutions.”

Sushil Kumar, Vice President Product Strategy and Business Development, Oracle said: “Oracle Application Testing Suite provides the most comprehensive testing technologies for Oracle Fusion Applications. TAM for Oracle is the result of a close collaboration that combines Oracle's industry-leading quality management products with Atos' deep expertise in testing methodology and processes. TAM for Oracle can enable outstanding results including faster delivery and improved customer experience to Oracle Fusion Applications customers."

The new service enhances Atos's Test & Management Service Catalogue and can be used together with other services from Atos Origin's Test & Acceptance Management Service Catalogue or alone.

Atos is a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN).

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, 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, Atos Worldline and Atos WorldGrid.

About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit www.oracle.com/partners

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For more information, please contact:
Anne de Beaumont
Tel: +33 6 23 76 19 41
Email: anne.debeaumont@atos.net