“Atos acquires software solutions for IT monitoring”
Munich, 11 June 2015
Atos, an international leader in digital services, today announced the acquisition of key solutions of Blue Elephant Systems GmbH. Headquartered in Stuttgart, the company is specialized in solutions for control and management of IT infrastructures. As part of this acquisition, the Blue Elephant Systems technologies will be integrated into the Atos portfolio for Big Data and Security and some Blue Elephant Systems employees will transfer to Atos.
With this acquisition, Atos strengthens its portfolio in IT lifecycle management and is expanding its market position in the field of digitization, industry 4.0, the Internet of Things and Remote Services. The company will continue to develop the solutions designed by Blue Elephant Systems and its aim is to further grow its business with existing clients. Customers will benefit from a more comprehensive range of global services, as well as high perforformance, reliability and continuity in their operations.
Key systems which Atos will acquire are the MIDAS product line (Management Information, Documentation and Automation System) and the solution boom (open business operations manager). Both solutions enable clients to optimise the availability of IT resources and maximum operational reliability by providing key elements for monitoring and automation of IT infrastructures. MOSCITO, short for Management Orientation Systems and Controls for IT Operations, offers an information system for the management level in the company.
„The integration of highly secure R & D development and operating environments is a continuous requirement of our customers. The technology of Blue Elephant Systems GmbH complement our powerful and widely proven solution spectrum“, says Pierre Barnabé, Chief Operating Officer Big Data & Security at Atos.
Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a Global digital services leader with 2014 pro forma annual revenue of circa € 10 billion and 86,000 employees in 66 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, and Worldline.