Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City Limited selects Atos for end-to-end digitalization project to streamline its operations
Mumbai (India), February 4, 2021
Atos today announces a new contract with the Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City Limited (PCSCL) to create a unique and comprehensive e-Governance platform for Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) that includes SAP S/4HANA as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, Geographical Information System (GIS), Digital Workflows, and Business Intelligence solutions.
The digitally transformed PCSCL e-Governance platform will offer a robust, flexible, scalable, integrated and transparent system that will enable the business processes of over 8 Zones and 32 wards of the civic body across Pimpri-Chinchwad city in Maharashtra.
At the heart of this solution from Atos is an ERP system based on the industry-leading SAP S/4HANA platform integrated with the GIS and workflow solutions to meet the requirements of PCSCL.
Shri Shravan Hardikar (IAS) CEO & Director, PCSCL and Commissioner PCMC said: “We expect to have a GIS-enabled Enterprise Resource Planning Solution at PCMC with an end-to-end computerization of the corporation functioning using geographical information in the most optimal way for our operation and to provide services to citizens efficiently and effectively. We expect that our corporation will benefit from the simplification and rationalizations of our business processes and the smooth flow of information enabled by the modern, robust computer systems and digital transformation”.
Umar Ali Shaikh, Head of India National Business at Atos said, “We are privileged to work alongside the PCSCL and their extensive team of officials to design and build a solution to realize the civic body’s e-Governance vision and their digital transformation journey. Atos has leveraged its public sector experience to bring in the best of industry solutions in the area of e-Governance.”
As a global leader in SAP, Systems and Platforms Integration and Digital Transformation Solutions, Atos has been selected to develop, implement, and support of the solution that will involve:
- Development and implementation of SAP S/4HANA and other citizen-centric services.
- Develop and implement a Geographic Information System that would involve a door-to-door survey of the city properties and a modern Leader (LIDAR) Survey to map the government and private properties to help better management of assets and property tax.
- Develop and implement digital workflows to modernize and digitalise the bouquet of citizen services offered by the corporation with an aim to become a paperless office. This will enable the corporation to provide online and updated reports and derive business intelligence and help in decision making processes.
The Atos solution will be customized for PCSCL and deployed in two years and will be maintained for five years.
Atos has a sector focused approach to transform its customer business to more resilient, agile and digital enterprises and has significant knowledge, experience and expertise in deploying high-end SAP environments, garnered from its 35+ year partnership with SAP, and presence in India for 25 years, with a global team of 13,500 dedicated SAP professionals and 4,000 SAP HANA experts worldwide. Atos is the largest authorized training services partner for SAP in India.
Additional information for journalists:
Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City Limited (PCSCL) is formed by Pimpri-Chinchwad Corporation (PCMC) and Maharashtra State Government is a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for the development of smart city in Pimpri-Chinchwad.
Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 110,000 employees and annual revenue of € 12 billion. European number one in cybersecurity, cloud and high-performance computing, the group provides tailored end-to-end solutions for all industries in 73 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization services and products, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos operates under the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.
The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.