Atos Origin Boosts Mainframe Efficiency and Value With IBM
Atos Origin is a major international IT services provider, employing 50,000 professionals in 50 countries. The company wanted to deliver improved price-performance; introduce faster, more cost-effective disaster recovery capabilities; simplify infrastructure and improve customer service levels; offer more customer choice and value by supporting new workloads. The solution was strategic migration of customer mainframe environments to three IBM System z platforms, for greater flexibility and performance; added fourth System z platform with Capacity Backup Upgrade, for low-cost enterprise-class disaster recovery. The benefits were standard hardware and operating system for managed customers, for easier support; ability to restore systems to backup server more quickly and easily; CBU enables spare capacity to be maintained at low cost.