Atos successfully delivered critical IT for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the most digitally connected Olympic Games in history

Tokyo, Japan and Paris, France – August seventeen, 2021

Atos, the Globally IT Partner of the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles, right now announced it has run and orchestrated the essential digital IT techniques that served to safely and securely and securely deliver the Olympic Game titles Tokyo 2020, and enabled billions of fans all-around the earth to adhere to the competitions in these unparalleled periods.

Atos’ broad scope of accountability in the Olympic Game titles provided anything from plan and functions management and the enhancement and hosting of vital programs, to digital integration. Doing the job facet-by-facet with the IOC (International Olympic Committee), Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and other technological know-how partners, Atos ensured the efficient digital delivery of the party.

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Lowering the environmental effect of the Olympic Game titles

The quickly-evolving protected, decarbonized, digital technological know-how landscape brings innovation, in just about every version of the Olympic Game titles and Tokyo 2020 was an exciting next move in the digital transformation of the Olympic Game titles. In line with its own groundbreaking commitments toward decarbonization and Web Zero, Atos is actively taking part in world initiatives to decrease the environmental effect of the Olympic Game titles – entirely migrating all techniques to the cloud, supporting essential technological know-how tests and rehearsal remotely and scaling down the selection of physical servers needed for past Olympic Game titles. This new delivery product enabled to decrease strength consumption, heat emanation, decrease the sum and selection of useful resource intense components infrastructures, as very well as restricting the selection of staff travelling to the host town. Atos will be reusing the exact same technologies for the Paralympic Game titles.

“In these unparalleled periods, the support and self-confidence of our Globally Associates is now much more significant than ever. We are pleased to be doing the job with Atos, our dependable guide in a period of terrific digital transformation, to present the digital spine and essential digital platforms we depend on to run the Olympic Game titles. We are delighted to be capable to keep counting on Atos to support the Olympic Movement and to support convey the Olympic values to billions of individuals across the world.” stated Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

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Tokyo 2020 in numbers

  • All vital programs have been hosted 100{312eb768b2a7ccb699e02fa64aff7eccd2b9f51f6a579147b7ed58dbcded82a2} in the Atos cloud
  • four hundred,000 accreditations issued (up to thirty{312eb768b2a7ccb699e02fa64aff7eccd2b9f51f6a579147b7ed58dbcded82a2} considering that Rio 2016) – which also served as a protected official border entry doc into Japan
  • 41,724 volunteers recognized through the volunteer portal
  • 339 functions in the Olympic Method with in close proximity to-immediate transmission of benefits to fans, journalists and broadcasters
  • Billions of viewers
  • 200,000 several hours of complex tests throughout the preparations – like Olympic Game titles-initial digital techniques to comprehensive technological know-how rehearsals
  • Bodily servers have been decreased by approximately fifty{312eb768b2a7ccb699e02fa64aff7eccd2b9f51f6a579147b7ed58dbcded82a2} when compared to past editions – functioning from 250 servers in Rio 2016 to just in excess of a hundred thirty in Tokyo 2020.
  • Record breaking website traffic for Olympic digital platforms (+fifty{312eb768b2a7ccb699e02fa64aff7eccd2b9f51f6a579147b7ed58dbcded82a2} users when compared to Rio 2016)
  • five M users of the official Olympic web site throughout the initial times of the Olympic Game titles

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“Members of the Atos staff are champions guiding the scenes, and I am really happy of their really hard function and devotion,” stated Elie Girard, Atos CEO. “We introduced our dependable digital abilities and thirty-12 months expertise to assure the successful delivery of the Olympic Game titles. By swiftly adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Atos relatives has proven adaptability and has leveraged its digital security abilities to allow fans and all stakeholders around the world to keep observe of their beloved athletes – which is a amazing achievement, as these Olympic Game titles have been the most related in record.”

Atos supplied vital digital remedies to Tokyo 2020, like Game titles Management Methods supporting the planning and functions of the Olympic Game titles and Info Diffusion Methods offering genuine-time benefits to the media and the Olympic relatives. Atos also secured the total IT infrastructure, leveraging its abilities in digital cybersecurity and as selection #2 managed companies provider around the world. Its centralized and cloud-primarily based security companies provided a Protection Operations Centre (SOC), a Laptop Protection Incident Reaction Workforce (CSIRT), endpoint detection & reaction and vulnerability evaluation companies.

As aspect of the digital improvements of the Tokyo 2020, Atos also applied edge computing technological know-how allowing for decreased processing time and created the most innovative State-of-the-art Obtain Manage Sy­stem in record, which integrates facial recognition.

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Wanting ahead to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Game titles, Beijing 2022 and Paris 2024

After an remarkable Olympic Game titles, Atos will seem to carry out the exact same feat for the certainly exciting Paralympic Game titles, starting up August 24, supporting the exact same spectrum of digital technologies covering 540 functions from 22 different sports activities.

As the protected, decarbonized digital technological know-how landscape evolves Atos teams are eager to convey their innovation motivation and passion for the successful business of the next editions and will be supporting the IOC for the Beijing 2022 and  Olympic Game titles Paris 2024 https://atos.internet/en/olympic-games

 

Obtain the press release in PDF right here

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About Atos

 

Atos is a world leader in digital transformation with a hundred and five,000 staff and once-a-year profits of in excess of € eleven billion. European selection a single in cybersecurity, cloud and superior-efficiency computing, the Group gives customized conclusion-to-conclusion remedies for all industries in seventy one countries. A pioneer in decarbonization companies and goods, Atos is dedicated to a protected and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos operates underneath the manufacturers Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), stated on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to support design the foreseeable future of the facts house. Its abilities and companies support the enhancement of understanding, schooling and investigate in a multicultural approach and add to the enhancement of scientific and technological excellence. Across the earth, the Group enables its shoppers and staff, and customers of societies at large to stay, function and establish sustainably, in a harmless and protected facts house.

 

Atos press contact

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