Atos Origin is a worldwide company that provides international information technology services. The company is operational in some forty countries around the world. It has more than 50,000 employees. It is a publically traded company on Euronext using the symbol ATO. The company was initially founded in 2000 and its headquarters are located in Paris, France and in Zaventem, Belgium. The company's CEO is Thierry Breton. The company is an IT consulting company. Some of the main products it offers include Atos ConsultingTM, Systems Intergration and Managed Operations. The company has revenue of €5.4 billion.
The company does have a focused industry of Information Technology, Medical services as well as Business Consulting. Because of its presence, the company is the official worldwide information technology partner for the Olympic Games. In that, the company has provided and then run all of the information technology infrastructure for the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008. It will also provide these services until the London Olympics, which will take place in 2012.
The Atos Origin Company also has a medical services sector. In this, the company runs 2 commuter walk in clinics, on behalf of the NHS in Great Britain. It also has a helped to provide medical assessments for the Department of Work and Pensions in the United Kingdom. The company has announced changes to its structure including impairment of its businesses that are located in the United Kingdom as well as in Italy for between 350 and 400 million in Euro. The company also announced, in 2007, at the same time, that it would restructure its company that would cost the company some 270 million Euro. Here, their goal will be to focus on off shoring more than other sectors.
The company is also unique in the way that it does business with its clients. The company provides international IT services and to that end, they also work to provide integrated design services, to build and then operate the IT solutions that it develops for a variety of companies including larger, multinational companies in some of the most interesting sectors. The goal of the company is to continue this long term relationship with its clients. What makes the company unique is that it works from the ground up, starting with the design aspect where as other companies do not give businesses this option. More so, the company has more than two thirds of its revenue base coming from recurring business. Much of this comes from the multiyear outsourcing that the company does and the application maintenance contracts that it has.
Atos Origin has three main service lines, Atos Consulting, Systems Integration and Managed Operation. In Atos Consulting, the company works to help the client to develop a realistic approach to their problems and needs. It helps to provide end-to-end services. This may include supporting strategy development for the company to helping the company to make strategic investment decisions. In the Systems Integration sector, the company is working to develop and intergrate new solutions. More so, the company works to ensure that the company is getting the most out of the product they possibly can obtain. In the Managed Operations sector, the company works to maintain the core IT infrastructures for clients, which may include desktop support, dedicated server farms, datacenters and other areas as the hosting client needs.