Why the biggest show on earth is now run in the Cloud


Posted on: January 24, 2018 by Marc Gutierrez

For the first time in the history of the Olympic Games, all critical IT systems will be delivered over the Atos secured Canopy Cloud. Why?  To make the 2018 Winter Games the most cost and time-efficient Games ever while greatly reducing carbon footprint.

Take a look at our graphic below to learn more about our Cloud Journey to deliver the experience sports fans deserve…

 

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About Marc Gutierrez

PyeongChang 2018 Chief Integrator
Marc Gutierrez joined the Atos Major Events team in charge of developing the new systems to be delivered for the first time in Salt Lake City Winter Games as IOC Worldwide IT Partner. In 2002 Marc joined the team that would be moving from city to city to deliver the next three Games editions: Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012. Through that period he had the opportunity to develop his skills in Architecture, Security and Management to become the Chief Technology Officer of Major Events in 2012. As CTO, his focus has been on the design of the new delivery model “build once – use often” and transition to the Cloud. In 2014, he moved to PyeongChang as Chief Integrator to deliver the first edition of the Games, setting the ground for the next Games to come. Personally, Marc has found working for Major Events has allowed him to live in many different countries. Being exposed to so many different cultures and languages has been an amazing experience for him.

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