“Atos and The Systems Group form global partnership”
Paris, Las Vegas, 9 May 2012
Enhanced media portfolio offered to global customer base
Atos, an international IT services company, and The Systems Group (TSG), the leading North America media systems integrator specializing in media facilities technical design and fit-out, announced their partnership in order to address the growing global media market. Together the companies offer end-to-end solutions and services for media operators that need to enhance or transform their legacy IT landscape with tape-less file-based technologies.
Atos mission is to help advance the performance of its customers by offering innovative solutions that deliver measurable business and service value. Under the partnership Atos will address the IT, telephony and network focused services whether they are one-time projects or major business transformation engagements including on-going client managed services, business processes and media related high-level work-flow designs. TSG will create detailed media designs, implement associated technologies & work-streams, and provide resource support for all joint media projects.
Bruno Fabre, Senior Vice President Telecom, Media & Technology at Atos said: “Building on our existing successful track record with TSG, one of the leading Broadcast Systems Integrators, I am excited to announce our new global partnership agreement that further enhances Atos capabilities to address the increasing demand for complex digital transformation projects around the world.”
Chris Mehos, President at The Systems Group said: “Atos is one of the world's best-known IT services providers in the telecom and media market. Through our partnership, TSG can now offer our customers deeper consulting and business transformation services including systems solutions based on enterprise level software deployments that leverage the latest advances in cloud and other advanced managed services, both domestically and internationally”.
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. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, it works with clients across the following market sectors: Manufacturing, Retail, Services; Public, Health & Transports; Financial Services; Telecoms, Media & Technology; Energy & Utilities. 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.
The Systems Group, with offices in Hoboken, NJ and Burbank CA, is an internationally recognized broadcast systems design and engineering firm. Its consulting and design teams have developed and deployed some of the most progressive systems to date, leveraging robust broadcast-LAN architecture, file-based workflows, centralized SNMP monitoring & control, IPTV distribution, multi-channel origination, and 3G infrastructure across a wide range of news, sports, entertainment and network operations.
For more information:
José de Vries
+31 6 30 27 26 11
Christopher J. Mehos
+1 201 795 46 72