Celebrating 30 years of trusted collaboration with the Olympic Movement and more than 20 years as Worldwide IT Partner of the Olympic and Paralympic Games
On the way to Paris 2024
Paris 2024 will be Atos’s 12th consecutive Olympic Games and 9th Paralympic Games as the Worldwide IT Partner. As the long-standing Partner of the IOC and IPC, Atos is fully committed to delivering the secure, digital, and sustainable Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Paris 2024 – Games Wide Open
COMPETITIONS AND NON COMPETITIONS VENUES
Bringing in key cloud orchestration expertise
“Tokyo 2020 were unprecedented Olympic Games, and Atos has been truly instrumental in connecting, securing and digitally enabling the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 to all stakeholders worldwide.”
“The Olympic Games have always been at the forefront of technological innovation. And Beijing 2022 was no exception thanks to our Worldwide Olympic Partner Atos, who played a key role in our approach and in the IT orchestration, and helped deliver safe and secure Games.”
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President
International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President
“We like to think of the Atos team as our silent partner. We do not see them but we know that they are in the background performing an absolutely essential role. Their delivery of key IT systems for the Paralympic Games allows us to engage with a worldwide audience and deliver a message of inclusion.”
“Over the nine days of competition our athletes exemplified how Change Starts With Sport. And by connecting, securing and digitally enabling the Beijing 2022 Paralympic Winter Games to all stakeholders worldwide, the Atos teams played an important role in helping us tell the story of how our Games are a platform for disability visibility, accessibility, and equality of rights.“
Atos made it happen!
The Atos team has delivered the Olympic and Paralympic Games to sports fans around the world by securing and orchestrating all the IT systems behind the Olympic Games and delivered both Tokyo 2020 and Beijing 2022 with less than a 6-month gap.
Tokyo 2020 infrastructure
hours of testing
Beijing 2022 infrastructure
hours of testing
Success Story Behind the Scenes
Transmitting results instantly from competition and non competition venus
Processing the volunteer portal
Issuing accreditations for more security
Reducing the number of physical servers for more sustainability
Accreditation Check Point with facial recognition in all competition and non competition venues
Beijing 2022: Adapting to the circumstances to deliver
“As Worldwide IT Partner, Atos is committed to the IOC, IPC and the OCOGs in our shared mission to make each edition more innovative, secure, accessible and sustainable. Our 30-year journey with the Olympic and Paralympic Movement has persisted through vast technological change. Through it all, we consistently deliver unique, digital Olympic and Paralympic Games experiences to athletes and fans around the world. This is possible through the expertise and extraordinary resilience of the Atos team who set the highest standard of leading organizations to the future of digital.”
CEO of Major Events, Atos
Chief Integrator Officer for the Olympic Games Paris 2024
“Thanks to the technological and human investment by our teams, we successfully delivered the IIT systems for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, these systems ensured proper planning of operations. Excellence is not just about delivering our technologies without impacting the competition, but also about reducing the environmental footprint of the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Being even more efficient in terms of technology and the environment is a goal we have set for Paris 2024.”
At Paris 2024, Atos will make it happen again
As a long-standing partner of the IOC and IPC, Atos is dedicated to deliver secure, connected, and sustainable Olympic and Paralympic Games. Behind the scenes, Atos team is supporting IOC and Paris 2024 to taking up the new challenges of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, by providing innovative and sustainable digital solutions to reduce the carbon footprint and share a unique experience to fans around the world.
All these years we made it happen achieving high goals:
Modernization of applications and DevSecOps
By introducing security into DevSecOps practices, we enable quicker remediation of security incidents without compromising agility and scalability. For a more efficient agile model in an era where flexibility is key. Nearly 600 containerized microservices have made it possible to implement a DevSecOps strategy that speeds up app development for the Olympic and Paralympic Games by 3X!
Delivering the Critical IT applications for IOC & IPC
Atos delivers all critical Olympic and Paralympic Games applications, including the Olympic Management System (OMS) and Olympic Diffusion System (ODS). Click here for more details.
Reinforcing security levels
We enhanced physical security in Tokyo 2020 with our Advanced Access Control System, and we have enabled the secure transmission of live results worldwide for each Olympics since 2001.
Making it happen for fans and media around the world
Diffusing real-time data to officials and international media – keeping everyone, whether in venues or at home, up-to-date with the Olympic and Paralympic Games action. Atos’s Commentator Information System (CIS) transmits results and sports information in less than 0.5 second to the waiting broadcasters and media.
Creating a climate-positive Games
By reducing the number of physical servers and evolving to more efficient and agile ways of developing critical digital applications, we have delivered a greener Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Geared-up for Paris
Delivering the Olympics and Paralympics is always a challenge, and the next edition will be no exception. With our extensive experience, continuous digital innovation and agile mindset, we are committed to make it happen again for Paris 2024.
Advancing the Paralympic Movement by digital transformation
The Paralympic Games are more than just a sporting event – they offer a unique opportunity to shine a spotlight on sport and disability, inspire individuals, bring about social change, and promote inclusive professional and sports opportunities for people with disabilities.
Atos being a global IT partner since 2008 has offered digital solutions for the Paralympic Games since 2002.
Being able to tell that story of diversity and inclusion across the world was vital, and Atos ensured a digital connection with fans, journalists, and broadcasters — making Tokyo 2020 the most connected Olympic Games ever.
Paris 2024 Paralympic Games will embark on an adventure unlike anything it has experienced before with 11 days of competition taking place from 28 August to 8 September including 22 Sports, 549 events with 4,400 athletes coming from 184 nations.
Atos is actively supporting the campaign #WeThe15 launched by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the largest campaign ever of its kind focused on disability visibility and inclusion. The Group has extended its employee resource group for people with disabilities and their allies and is committed to addressing inclusion as a major cause.
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