Atos extends its new initiative Atos OneCloud Sovereign Shield expanding its existing partnership with OVHcloud to offer new combined and a research framework and common development. The two European leaders provide have a sovereign cloud solution aimed at large organizations French.
The two companies have an ambitious plan for the months and years to come, based on their commitment to create a trusted cloud solution for French players. This combination will fully exploit the global strategic initiative Atos OneCloud as well as Atos OneCloud Sovereign Shield which meet the digital sovereignty and data sovereignty needs of governments and markets around the world, by combining them with the innovative solution of OVHcloud public cloud based on a sovereign European infrastructure.
Market-leading sovereign cloud solutions
OVHcloud and Atos will configure a public cloud solution that will be deployed in Atos data centers in France in order to offer a leading 100% European cloud platform, relying on the OVHcloud Data Center as-a-Service for offer IaaS and PaaS capabilities, while combining Atos cybersecurity and decarbonization solutions, as well as its “bare metal” solutions.
Customers Atos have access to hybrid cloud configurations, combining public cloud solutions with the solution OVHcloud ” Digital H Ybrid Cloud ” Atos for the private cloud. The joint offering will enable customers to benefit from the capabilities of public cloud and fully sovereign cloud management services, full regulatory compliance, and unparalleled cybersecurity protection.
A joint initiative has been launched to determine how OVHcloud customers in France will also be able to benefit from Atos data centers, in order to offer them cloud solutions that are relevant to their activities. With over 20 years of experience building data centers, manufacturing servers, and operating an extensive catalog of IaaS and PaaS services, OVHcloud offers a variety of Data Center as-a-Service solutions. Whether at the local or European level, companies that must respond to issues of strategic, economic, technological or operational sovereignty, can control their technology by taking advantage of a Datacenter-as-a-Service on and off-site. the site, allowing them to define the framework for the operation and deployment of their cloud.
Reinforced by Atos OneCloud Sovereign Shield solutions and SecNumCloud qualification from OVHcloud, this partnership allows us to offer an exclusive trusted cloud service. This approach is unique in the market, as it combines both Atos and OVHcloud products and services. These meet the needs of the public sector and defense with truly sovereign solutions while creating new levers that will help customers accelerate their transformation to the cloud.
Collaboration on the Atos quantum simulator and shared ambitions in terms of decarbonization
Atos and OVHcloud will also collaborate on new joint R&D initiatives for the future evolution of their platforms:
- Atos and OVHcloud intend to enrich the catalog of OVHcloud BareMetal solutions by developing proofs of concepts integrating Atos BullSequana S servers , optimized for SAP and critical workloads.
- Atos Quantum computer simulation technology and its Quantum Learning Machine will be tested by OVHcloud as-a-Service in the OVHcloud datacenter. The objective is to offer researchers and students access to quantum computing.
OVHcloud will contribute to Atos’ commitments in favor of decarbonation, and in particular its Decarbonization Level Agreements (DLA) by providing reports on its carbon emissions for sustainable cloud computing, including on common solutions of Atos and OVHcloud.
Similarly, OVHcloud customers will be able to directly access Atos’ MyC02Compass carbon data platform to accelerate their ambitions towards “net zero emissions”. MyC02Compass provides carbon data management and reporting for a wide range of digital technologies and for all organizations carbon footprint scopes.
“ We are delighted to extend our partnership with OVHcloud to offer a sovereign cloud offer to our French customers . In collaboration with OVHcloud, we will strengthen the specificity of the Atos OneCloud Sovereign Shield portfolio by creating a 100% European cloud solution for French organizations . This is an advanced size because we are finally able to offer our customers qualified solutions OVHcloud SecNumCloud “ said Pierre Barnabé, Co-Interim CEO and Director Big Data and Security, Atos .
“We are very happy to work with Atos and to combine our sovereign solutions to offer our customers ever more secure alternatives for their activities. The best data centers , cybersecurity products, and mission-critical systems from Atos will allow us to further enrich our portfolio. Our two companies are strengthening their collaboration and bringing along a real added value to our customers, “commented Michel Paulin, CEO, OVHcloud.
Atos and OVHcloud are both founding and current board members of GAIA-X, the European association for future cloud-edge infrastructure in Europe.