Innovation for the Nation

Innovation for the Nation

Australia strives to become a world leader in digital government by 2025, delivering world-leading digital services for the benefits of all Australians.

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The tech sector contributed 6.6% of Australian GDP (2019)


The tech sector accounts for 5% of Australia’s working population


Australia is ranked 15th overall

  • 5th in e-Government
  • 28th in cybersecurity
  • 40th in digital/technological skills

1.8 million

Over 1.8 million Australians and 1.2 million businesses are using Digital Identity to access more than 70 government services

$256.6 million

Australia invests $256.6 million to develop a Digital Identity system1

16.7 million

There are over 16.7 million active myGov accounts2

$4.5 billion

Federal Government invests $4.5 billion to bring ultra-fast broadband to millions of families and businesses across the economy over the next two years.

$148.5 million

A total of $148.5 million has been invested to support the rollout of the Consumer Data Rights to the banking and energy sectors

$1.67 billion

The investment in the 2020 Cyber Security Strategy and investments in online safety was $.167 billion


By the end of 2021, 80% of enterprises in Australia will put a mechanism in place to shift to cloud-centric
infrastructure and applications twice as fast as before the pandemic3

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Technology & Innovation in Atos’ DNA


annual R&D spend


R&D centers across the globe

Global Net Zero Transformation Center of Excellence

Leader in Quantum Computing (TBR Marketscape, March 2021)

Edge AI Technology Innovator 2020 (Gartner October 2020)


active patents


experts involved in R&D

Atos OneCloud program: over $3bn investment in cloud over 5 years

Ranked #2 worldwide in Managed Security Services by revenue (Gartner, May 2021)

Leader in Cloud Infrastructure Brokerage, Orchestration & Management Services (Nelson Hall, December 2020)

Related resources

Towards the new hybrid society

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Following the huge changes to public service delivery during the pandemic, governments have a critical opportunity over the next decade to evolve as Smart Touchless Governments.

Keys to evolving use of cloud in public sector

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One of the things that experience of the last year tells us is that operational resilience, flexibility and cost-efficiency have never been more important in our public sector.

Cybersecurity: the top 5 AI use cases for Managed Detection and response

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AI has become a key weapon in the fight against cybercrime. However, there is always the matter of separating the hype from the reality around the use of AI.

Take your next step with Innovation in a Box

Atos offers innovation workshops to build roadmaps to solve your most pressing challenges. Once you select a topic and the relevant business conversation, we’ll build an agenda that provides insight from our scientific and expert communities as well as proven best practices based on our experience with the public sector. And you can experiment with demonstrations tailored to your specific challenges.

Whatever your challenges, an Innovation in a Box will help you decide what’s next.

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