Atos signs new contract with Novozymes to deliver next generation IT services

Copenhagen, August 28, 2018

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, and Novozymes, world leader in biological solutions, have signed a 5-year services agreement regarding the management of Novozymes IT infrastructure. The agreement succeeds earlier agreements between the two parties regarding the IT infrastructure and supports Novozymes’ business and strategy to drive change in industrial biotechnology.

Initiated in 2005, Atos and Novozymes strengthen their business relationship with a new agreement to reinforce Novozymes’ capability to transform its IT landscape and support new ways of working. Atos Digital Workplace and Cloud services will help Novozymes transform its global IT delivery into an agile model.

As the world leader in industrial biotechnology, Novozymes brings answers to some of the global challenges of today. Those answers increasingly include digital components and rely on a flexible IT services model to cater for changing business needs. With the technological innovation power provided by Atos, Novozymes will create a secure and differentiated IT delivery model and further improve its operational and commercial excellence.

Harri Saikkonen, Managing Director Nordics: “I am delighted that Atos has been able to secure this new contract with Novozymes. It builds on our existing relationship and will provide Novozymes both Atos’ flexibility and innovation power to address their digital agenda. We are honored that Novozymes puts trust in our partnership and capabilities to support them on their important mission to turn science into sustainable biological answers in a growing world.

We are looking forward to continue our collaboration with Atos to further strengthen our global infrastructure, and we will also be working together on cloud solutions to create an even more digital workplace”, says Mikael Ludvigsen, Vice President for IT at Novozymes.

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with approximately 100,000 employees in 73 countries and annual revenue of around € 12 billion. European number one in Big Data, Cybersecurity, High Performance Computing and Digital Workplace, the Group provides Cloud services, Infrastructure & Data Management, Business & Platform solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payment industry. With its cutting-edge technologies, digital expertise and industry knowledge, Atos supports the digital transformation of its clients across various business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Energy & Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications and Transportation. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline. Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

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