Life Sciences digital manufacturing

Optimize performance and innovation while driving efficiency and sustainability to deliver the future of healthcare

Accelerating time to market of new drugs or vaccines, distributed supply chains, complex industry regulations, and huge development costs are some of the key challenges for Pharmaceutical & Life Science manufacturers. Quality controls slow everything down. New drugs addressing modern healthcare issues can take longer to be developed and delivered to patients .

In this challenging and stringent environment, technologies can help but their adoption creates other complex challenges when Pharma manufacturers cannot afford to stop production lines.

10 years

on average for a new drug to go from discovery to marketplace

Why choose Atos for Digital manufacturing in Pharma and Biotech

The Atos Life Sciences teams recognize that digital manufacturing is more than just about the right technology. It’s also about understanding the market challenges, knowing how to leverage on data to optimize business processes, ensuring a safe transition to new operating models and a smooth adoption by the manufacturing teams.

Serving the whole life science value chain

  • Global Reach
  • Central and Local Governance
  • Total Orchestration Capabilities

Manufacturing in our DNA

  • Digital Products Know-how
  • Industry4.0 CoE
  • MES & PLM Experts
  • Prime Rankings by Analysts

Transformational approach

Consulting led approach from assessment and planning to roll out in multiple sites

Expertise and partners

  • Partnerships in the most relevant technologies for Smarter Factories
  • Atos Scaler Program
  • Defense-in-depth IT/OT Security
  • Cyber Analytics
  • SecOps

Digital Transformation Solutions

Pharmaceuticals / Biotech

Boost capacity and quality while reducing costs and time to market

Client story


Imagine creating a product that meets all the parameters of the quality criteria. Besides reducing wastage, it will also lead to faster product development. End-to-end implementation of a new way of monitoring ensures that the specifications are correctly implemented. The insights generated at every stage could be utilized for simultaneous adjustments so that the product meets the set quality standards. With the ability to experiment in-silico, the processes are significantly reduced to ensure resource optimization.

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Client story


Zentiva is one of the leading global pharmaceutical companies having a presence in more than 25 countries worldwide. To make its high quality, low-cost medicines accessible to a larger population, it needed a la platform that could keep up with the company’s continuous growth. The existing platform had its limitations and was hindering Zentiva’s medicine distribution. We designed, built and implemented the complete Microsoft Azure infrastructure and SAP S/4 HANA application. Our experts developed an optimized solution that enhanced Zentiva’s competitiveness while reducing operational costs by 20% and IT spending by 30%.

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Talk to our experts

Harbir Sawhney

Global Portfolio Head, Life Sciences

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David Sele

IoT Consultant

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Lorenzo Nanetti

Partner Health & Life Sciences Business and Management Consulting

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