Atos, IBM Eye Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply Chain
January 20, 2021
and IBM expanded their strategic global alliance to help companies accelerate
their digital transformation and optimize business processes. The expanded
alliance includes an intended focus on the development of joint offerings built
on Atos' vertical decarbonized solution and service delivery assets, powered by
Asset Monitoring and Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) Optimization Solutions – will leverage IBM Maximo to increase asset optimization and reduce capital expenses. Benefits for clients will include a predictive approach to MRO with decreased unplanned downtimes and increased asset lifetimes, resulting in the reduction of capital expenses.
Packaging, Transportation and Logistics Optimization Solutions – will optimize product packaging, transportation and logistics while reducing expenses.
SMART Waste/Energy Monitoring and Optimization Solutions – will leverage IBM Watson and Red Hat OpenShift to help manufacturers and waste management companies optimize energy consumption.
alliance marks a new step in Atos' strategy to provide concrete business
applications to its customers by working with the world-class leader IBM to
power the next wave of innovation. It also resonates with our industry-specific
approach focused on delivering tangible business outcomes," said Nourdine
Bihmane, Head of Decarbonization Business Line and Head of Growing Markets at
Atos. "IBM and Atos share a similar vision of an AI and data-driven digital
transformation. Together, we will address some of the most pressing challenges
facing organizations today to optimize their operations within plants, buildings
and public infrastructure."