Atos, an international leader in digital services, announced this month that it has completed the acquisition of Unify from Gores Group and Siemens.
Approved by employee representative bodies, as well as regulatory and antitrust authorities in the European Union, United States, Russia and Brazil, Atos expect the transaction to create a unique integrated proposition for unified communications improving the social collaboration, digital transformation and business performance of its clients.
As of February 1st, 2016, the Atos Service Line, known as Managed Services, will integrate the Services activity of Unify.
Unify provides organisations with communications tools, platforms and media to enable mobile, real-time and collaborative working. Secure cloud solutions allow unification of multiple voice, video and data networks, connected devices and applications into one easy-to-use platform. This allows teams to collaborate securely, effectively and efficiently, anytime, anywhere.
Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with around 100,000 employees in 72 countries. The Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations and Big Data & Cyber-security solutions. In addition, it provides transaction services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transaction services industry.
The Atos Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. It operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.
The combined company will deliver even greater value to customers, enabling the convergence of IT and communications and supporting the shift to fully digitalised working.
Please note, we will continue to supply and maintain Unify and Siemens products as before and this announcement does not affect that. For anymore information, contact us on 0800 012 6637.