“Atos Positioned as a Leader in the Magic Quadrants for Help Desk and Desktop Outsourcing, Europe 2012”

Paris, 25 September 2012

Atos, an international IT services company, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant of the ″Magic Quadrant for Desktop Outsourcing, Europe″ i and “Magic Quadrant for Help Desk Outsourcing, Europe” ii based on “ability to execute” and “completeness of vision.”

Atos leading Adaptive Workplace offering is a comprehensive portfolio of services that map across all aspects of the workplace including advisory, design, implementation and ongoing management, to serve as a true end-to-end capability focused on a usercentric workplace and facilitating business outcomes.

Eric Grall, Executive Vice President of Managed Services at Atos said:" We are pleased with the positioning of Atos in the leaders quadrant as we feel it affirms our vision and roadmap for workplace services. At Atos we recognize that today's workplace is changing rapidly and a new way of working is emerging. With the Adaptive Workplace we are confident we have a set of services and solutions that we can meet the demands of the workplace both today and in the future."

About Atos

Atos is an international information technology services company with annual 2011 pro forma revenue of EUR 8.5 billion and 74,000 employees in 48 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 and Paralympic Games and is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting & Technology Services, Atos Worldline and Atos Worldgrid.

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i Gartner : “Magic Quadrant for Desktop Outsourcing” by Frank Ridder, Claudio Da Rold and GianlucaTramacere, 21 August, 2012
ii Gartner: “Magic Quadrant for Help Desk Outsourcing” by GianlucaTramacere, Claudio Da Rold and Frank Ridder, 29 August, 2012