Atos successfully delivers command system for the SCORPION program to the French Defense Procurement Agency and signs major contract to further develop solution

Paris, June 1, 2021,

Atos announces that it has successfully sent SICS, the command and management system for the SCORPION system, to the French Defense Procurement Company (Direction Générale de l’Armement, DGA). Also, the DGA has also entrusted Atos to additional create the system and retain it in performing problem. This facts system has a provisional authorization to run at the “Restricted Distribution” degree and will soon be deployed across all regiments of the military and its digitized carriers. The total committed under this new twelve-calendar year contract consists of several tens of tens of millions of euros.

The SCORPION system aims to create the Army’s close beat capabilities, so that they are improved outfitted to deal with new tactical troubles. Improved guarded and much more cellular, all the units developed as element of the SCORPION system, and which equip the Joint Battle Group, are totally linked and share beat facts instantaneously. SICS (Système d’information du beat Scorpion),the one of a kind facts system developed by Atos, at the heart of SCORPION, aims to federate and exploit this beat facts.

The deployment of SICS across all models will be led by the Army. The enhancement of an enriched version of SICS will be carried out by Atos in excess of the coming decades. This includes performance in get to prolong collaborative beat, as perfectly as protecting the whole system in performing problem.

“The original suggestions from the regiments is incredibly promising.” mentioned the Army Program Officer SCORPION.

“Developed by Atos groups, SICS is element of the SCORPION system that will enable the French Army to retain its operational superiority.” mentioned Pierre Barnabé, SEVP, Head of Huge Info and Cybersecurity at Atos. “With SICS, we enable land forces to access a new command system, which represents a comprehensive break from prior units. With this new strategic contract, Atos is committed to offering enriched versions of SICS just about every calendar year for all models in the area and is consequently asserting alone as a prolonged-phrase spouse of the French Army”.

The aim of the SICS command system is to supply, in an quickly comprehensible kind, applicable facts to the individual who will have to make your mind up and guide the action. SICS permits, by means of human-equipment interaction adapted to operational wants, responsibilities to be automatic and to be produced clear to the consumer.

The system gives unparalleled capabilities for monitoring the geolocation of welcoming forces with close to authentic-time visibility of all models. This function assists prevent fratricidal fireplace and contributes to the safeguarding of soldiers. It also tends to make it attainable to keep track of the tactical problem on the battlefield and to carry out functions at the degree of a Joint Battle Group. With SICS, the beat chief has a improved understanding of his atmosphere and can consequently make selections adapted to the conditions in which he finds himself. SICS also gives a new way of composing orders, with advanced textual content-mapping interaction.

For SICS, Atos is main an industrial ecosystem that includes seven French defense SMEs and VSEs and is aiming to export this expertise to allied nations, such as Belgium, which just lately resolved to undertake the Scorpion system and its SICS component as element of the CAMO inter-governmental agreement.

For much more facts on Atos remedies for the trade of facts in the area “Bull Battle Administration System”: https://atos.web/fight-administration-system and for the defense sector: https://atos.web/fr/industrie/defense.


About Atos:

Atos is a world wide chief in electronic transformation with a hundred and five,000 workforce and yearly revenue of in excess of € 11 billion. European selection one in cybersecurity, cloud and higher general performance computing, the Group presents personalized stop-to-stop remedies for all industries in 71 nations. A pioneer in decarbonization companies and products and solutions, Atos is committed to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its clients. Atos operates under the models Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), outlined on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The reason of Atos is to help style the long term of the facts space. Its expertise and companies help the enhancement of information, education and research in a multicultural strategy and add to the enhancement of scientific and technological excellence. Across the globe, the Group permits its customers and workforce, and members of societies at substantial to dwell, do the job and create sustainably, in a safe and sound and safe facts space.

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