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Atos’ cloud orchestration success behind Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020

Tokyo, Japan, and Paris, France – September 29, 2021

The Olympic and Paralympic Game titles Tokyo 2020 have been exclusive in conditions of corporation in the context of COVID-19. Once additional, Atos, Around the globe IT Spouse of the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles, properly enabled hundreds of admirers to share the athletes’ working experience by orchestrating and securing all the IT devices at the rear of the function.

Year on 12 months, Atos strives to reduce the environmental effect of the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles and has supported this by absolutely migrating all devices to the cloud. Atos has implemented modern means of doing work, thoroughly working with the latest systems to handle remotely all the tests, homologations, and rehearsals. In addition, relentless effort has been deployed to scale down the quantity of physical servers by virtually fifty%. This new supply model enabled to reduce vitality usage, heat emanation, intense hardware infrastructures, as nicely as the quantity of personnel travelling to the host town[one]


Info & Figures on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Game titles

  • All vital applications have been hosted one hundred% in the Atos cloud
  • 878 situations in the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles software with in close proximity to-immediate transmission of results to admirers, journalists, and broadcasters
  • Billions of viewers
  • 200,000 hours of technological tests
  • Physical servers diminished by virtually fifty% in contrast to earlier editions – running from 250 servers in Rio 2016 to just in excess of one hundred thirty in Tokyo 2020
  • sixty seven million people on the formal Olympic Game titles results webpage
  • 49,510 volunteers acknowledged by way of the volunteer portal
  • 535,000 accreditations issued – which also served as a safe formal border entry doc into Japan


At peak, Game titles devices keep the most vital private details in the world. Atos secured the entire IT infrastructure of the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles, leveraging its experience in electronic cybersecurity and working with real-time details investigation tools. Its teams of cybersecurity professionals monitored devices and networks repeatedly, from a Protection Procedure Center (SOC), merged with a Computer Protection Incident Reaction Workforce (CSIRT). They have been doing work intently with the Atos business enterprise and technological innovation professionals of the Technological innovation Operations Center.

“Tokyo 2020 have been unprecedented Olympic Game titles, and it took an similarly unprecedented effort from all of us to make them occur in a safe and safe method for anyone. Atos has been definitely instrumental in connecting, securing and digitally enabling the Olympic Game titles Tokyo 2020 to all stakeholders globally, although reducing the environmental effect of our IT operations. We are delighted to keep on to operate with a leader in the electronic field, bringing innovation to the Olympic Game titles, and helping us to link digitally with all our admirers close to the world.” said Thomas Bach, President of the Intercontinental Olympic Committee (IOC).

“The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Game titles have been historic, as athletes broke documents, opened minds and adjusted life. Currently being in a position to explain to that story of range and inclusion across the world was essential, and the Atos cloud ensured that we could continue to be digitally related with admirers, journalists and broadcasters. To do that properly and securely was specifically essential to us in Tokyo as we launched WeThe15, which aims to conclude discrimination toward the one.two billion folks with disabilities. We congratulate Atos for making certain that the Paralympic Game titles have been as large-performing in the IT again-conclude as they have been on the field of engage in.” said Andrew Parsons, President of the Intercontinental Paralympic Committee (IPC).

Atos is actively supporting the campaign #WeThe15 launched by the Intercontinental Paralympic Committee (IPC), the major campaign ever of its type targeted on disability visibility and inclusion. The Team has extended its staff resource group for folks with disabilities and their allies and is committed to addressing inclusion as a main bring about.

“Like athletes, Atos professionals have been planning for the function yrs in advance, with ambition and willpower. When it will come to the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles, there are no next possibilities,” said Elie Girard, Atos CEO. “Just about every version of the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles provides with each other additional and additional related spectators, and electronic is additional than ever a central player.The experience of our teams designed it feasible to provide a flawless function, and to be certain moments of pleasure and emotion to the world neighborhood. In these unprecedented periods, I am quite proud of the results of these Olympic and Paralympic Game titles, which have been extraordinary by their remarkable resilience.

Hunting forward to Beijing 2022 and Paris 2024

For the to start with time in the record, the Olympic and Paralympic Wintertime Game titles will acquire area only 5 months just after the conclude of the summer months version – which essentially signifies a real planning obstacle. The Atos teams are currently on internet site in Beijing, keen to provide their innovation, dedication, and enthusiasm to the prosperous corporation of the up coming version. Atos is also currently planning actively for the Olympic and Paralympic Game titles 2024 which will be held in Paris.



[one] fifty% reduction of personnel travelling to help the Game titles in the Technological innovation Procedure Center in Tokyo.

About Atos

Atos is a world wide leader in electronic transformation with one hundred and five,000 personnel and annual revenue of in excess of € eleven billion. European quantity 1 in cybersecurity, cloud and large-general performance computing, the Team presents personalized conclude-to-conclude answers for all industries in seventy one nations around the world. A pioneer in decarbonization providers and items, Atos is committed to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its shoppers. Atos operates less than the brand names Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the Next 20 Paris Inventory Index.

The reason of Atos is to enable style the future of the information and facts place. Its experience and providers help the advancement of information, education and research in a multicultural technique and contribute to the advancement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the world, the Team permits its consumers and personnel, and members of societies at big to reside, operate and develop sustainably, in a safe and safe information and facts place.

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