Atos launches open innovation accelerator program for startups and SMEs with strong industry focus

Elvera Bartels

Paris – July 7, 2020

Atos, a worldwide chief in digital transformation, right now launches “Scaler, the Atos Accelerator”, its new startup and SME method with a distinctive concentrate on industries, safety and decarbonization. It delivers collectively Atos’ technologies groups with chosen startups to co-make innovative digital alternatives for customers in unique industries – answering verified small business use instances and benefiting from a joint and accelerated go-to-market place. Atos Scaler also supports Atos’ safety and decarbonization techniques, generating them essential focuses in its technique.

Just about every 12 months, about fifteen startups or SMEs will be chosen to build their tasks according to unique shopper passions. These tasks will add to enriching Atos’ present-day choices. Every single startup or SME will come with a precise use-situation, unique sector-concentrate and capabilities, in line with Atos’ hottest strategic strategy (“SPRING”) with an sector-led shopper concentrate.

This method is a further more action in Atos’ fruitful collaboration with startups and SMEs, which has presently resulted in various productive tasks.

“Atos Scaler is dedicated to unleash the price of collaboration, by facilitating open up innovation and supplying beginning to extremely concrete industrial apps, with accelerated time-to-market place.” claims Elie Girard, Atos CEO. Our new accelerator will be a essential asset for Atos, enriching our portfolio to much better assist our shopper innovation journey, and supporting Atos’ strategy when supporting the associates of Atos Scaler. Market concentrate, Safety and Decarbonization have been essential facets in the selection of productive startups and will develop into even much more vital requirements for our future concentrate on partners.”

The fourteen startups talked about beneath and comprehensive in this article are the very pleased winners chosen for the launch of Atos Scaler:

 

* Startups with which Atos is doing work on decarbonization tasks

 

Market-by-structure

 The companies chosen by Atos have presently verified a very first need from the market place. Most of them have presently worked with Atos when and Atos Scaler will help them to reward from Atos worldwide footprint. They are bringing to Atos sector know-how and small business use instances, introducing quick price to Atos’ shopper journey with a “ready to sell” technique.

 

Increasing the startup small business

Atos is dedicated to supplying startups accessibility to its prospects and to support them sign new small business, translating open up innovation into concrete small business realization. All chosen startups will be built-in in worldwide Atos’ functions globally. This incorporates the creation of demos which will be accessible in Atos’ small business technologies centers (BTICs) and, for shopper innovation, joint innovation workshops or strategic hackathons.

Scaler will allow startups to speed up their growth in just 18 months, by accessing Atos’ customers and partners and benefitting from Atos’ worldwide brand and visibility.

As aspect of the method, the chosen startups will get accessibility to essential Atos’ sources these as worldwide small business growth experts that will support them grow past their present-day market place coaching information in shopper innovation information web hosting alternatives ideation & DevSecOps system (Atos Studio) Google Cloud system and HPC-as-a-Service. They will reward from privileged assist in the course of their Scaler journey.

 

Maximizing Electronic Safety

Atos has produced a distinctive innovation keep track of record in order to guard conclude-end users, IoT and information, to detect and reply to threats. Atos serves the related entire world (clever towns, OT in transport and Market four.), develops Mission Critical Programs and addresses economic safety with alternatives these as sovereign cloud, information portability and blockchain traceability.

The Group is #3 in cybersecurity companies all over the world and enhances its systems by partnering with worldwide leaders, as perfectly as picking to perform with startups with impressive sector use instances these as United Biometrics (robust biometric authentication) and Claroty (IT/OT safety).

 

In the direction of decarbonization

Atos’ ambition towards decarbonization was once more highlighted by its the latest motivation to web-zero carbon emissions by 2035, location the highest decarbonization specifications for its sector. Making on this extremely robust place and skillset, Atos has released Decarbonization as a Service: Decarbonization for its prospects. Scaler supports Atos’ motivation to management in decarbonized digital transformation. Just one of the selection requirements for the candidates was how they assist Atos’ prospects in their journey towards a decarbonized digital entire world. With each other with Scaler startups, Atos develops new alternatives that make decarbonization a competitive benefit.

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About Atos

Atos is a worldwide chief in digital transformation with around one hundred ten,000 staff members in seventy three countries and once-a-year revenue of around € eleven billion. European range one particular in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Large-General performance Computing, the Group presents conclude-to-conclude Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Data, Company Programs and Electronic Place of work alternatives. The group is the Globally Details Technological innovation Associate for the Olympic & Paralympic Video games and operates underneath the brand names Atos, Atos Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), shown on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The objective of Atos is to support structure the potential of the info technologies area. Its know-how and companies assist the growth of expertise, schooling as perfectly as multicultural and pluralistic techniques to investigation that add to scientific and technological excellence. Across the entire world, the group permits its prospects, staff members and collaborators, and associates of societies at massive to are living, perform and build sustainably and confidently in the info technologies area.

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