London, United kingdom – twelve March 2020
Atos, a world wide leader in electronic transformation, has signed a 4-12 months contract worthy of £12 million with Community Rail to layout, deliver and handle a new electronic private cloud system that will underpin the operations of Britain’s rail infrastructure company.
The arrangement sees Atos migrate all programs from Community Rail’s legacy details facilities into a new electronic private cloud. The new details facilities will deliver a highly protected, robust and charge-efficient electronic foundation for Community Rail’s organization while guaranteeing agility in a technologically converged atmosphere.
The operation and support of the details facilities, offering point out-of-the-art and charge-efficient internet hosting functionality for the UK’s rail infrastructure company also arrives underneath the administration of Atos.
Simon Goodman Head of IT support solutions, Community Rail, said: “Our arrangement with Atos to deliver a new electronic private cloud sorts a critical factor of our ongoing plan of electronic transformation. We identify we have to proceed to evolve to proceed to meet the wants of travellers and rail operators and relocating to a protected and significant-efficiency private cloud is elementary to this ambition. The new details middle will give a solid system from which to meet our wants now and into the potential, while ongoing Atos administration assists be certain we attain most effective worth for our investment.”
Commenting on the arrangement, Clay Van Doren, Atos CEO United kingdom & Ireland, said: “This contract indicators a deepening of our connection with Community Rail and enables legacy techniques to coexist with impressive cloud programs while enhancing protection and guaranteeing potential scalability, helping electricity the electronic transformation of our nation’s rail infrastructure operator with rail customers throughout Britain more and more benefiting from an agile, digitally-empowered organization.”
The arrangement adds to Atos’ knowledge and heritage in offering electronic transformation solutions to consumers in the UK’s transport sector such as IAG, DVSA, Transport for London and Highways England. The company’s role in United kingdom rail stretches back more than a long time of sweeping commercial and technological variations, owning consolidated and modernized legacy techniques equally in the rail operations domain and in retail and shopper facts techniques.
The Atos Digital Eyesight for Mobility paper sets out how electronic technology has remodeled the UK’s transport sector and considers how new innovations will ascertain the mobility solutions of tomorrow for road and rail, broader community transport and logistics.