Paris, May fourteen, 2020

Atos, a international leader in electronic transformation, anticipates what the globe will seem like soon after the Covid-19 crisis in a report released by professionals from the Atos Scientific Group, a international community designed up of a hundred and sixty of the prime experts, engineers and forward thinkers from throughout the Group, who have been lively on the subject matter due to the fact the commencing of the crisis. Their predictions not only detail doable implications and chances for particular person industries they also check out the ‘transversal’ implications of systems that have the potential to change the two organizations and societies.

A new standard with enough home for prospect and transform

The pandemic has brought some profound improvements. We operate in another way, store in another way, and interact with mates and household in another way. At the same time, it is previously getting deep financial repercussions for people today, organizations and nations. In spite of a growing consensus all around a coming economic downturn, the review by the Atos Scientific Group serves as a reminder that the future potential for organizations and societies can nevertheless be positively motivated.

“The existing virus outbreak is likely to be the initially of various waves. Thus, despite the remarkable monetary and fiscal measures introduced, we do not count on the existing decrease to be followed by a fast and sustained recovery. We count on a “new normal”, not a “going back again to normal”, but it is 1 with enough home for prospect and transform”, reveal the authors of the report, José Esteban-Lauzán and John Corridor, members of the Atos Scientific Group, and Hubert Tardieu, Atos CEO advisor.

From rapid to transformational actions

The Covid-19 outbreak and the subsequent lockdown measures have paved the way for the acceleration of electronic transformation as organizations change operations to cope with business office closures, restricted movement and offer interruption. Atos’ professionals alert that our collective reaction ought to not aim entirely on rapid actions but on transformational ones as very well. The report supplies some hints on what this new ‘normal’ may possibly seem like.

The crisis has designed evident that digitalization or small business continuity ended up not experienced ample in a lot of corporations. On the other hand, the point of view of a very long-time period financial paralysis will push corporations to prioritize investments in very long-time period resilience over each day operational requirements. Witnessing car or vacuum cleaner factories manufacture ventilators also highlighted the worth of adaptability and small business continuity to ascertain a provided organization’s path out of the crisis. In the electronic period, these factors derive from knowledge-centricity, lighter procedures and high ranges of automation dependent on equipment-discovering and artificial intelligence, not just robotics. The press for better adaptability will also accelerate Cloud efforts, towards a versatile hybrid Cloud.

Some tidal waves, like remote operate, will not recede. Considerations and concerns of protection and protection will become extra pressing than ever, with impacts on the offer chain, toward extra designed-by-style traceability, on sustainability, decarbonization and, of system, on cybersecurity. To conclude, the Covid-19 pandemic is our now, not our future. Companies have the prospect to forge the future, rethinking their objective and system to aim on efficacy as considerably as efficiency.

To read the comprehensive ‘What the globe will seem like soon after the COVID-19 crisis’ report: https://atos.web/written content/2020/atos-report-what-the-globe-will-seem-like-soon after-the-covid-19-crisis.pdf

 

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 About Atos

Atos is a international leader in electronic transformation with one hundred ten,000 staff members in 73 countries and once-a-year profits of € 12 billion. European amount 1 in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Substantial-Functionality Computing, the Group supplies stop-to-stop Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Knowledge, Business enterprise Programs and Digital Workplace answers. The Group is the Worldwide Information Know-how Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Game titles and operates under the manufacturers Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), outlined on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The objective of Atos is to enable style the future of the details house. Its knowledge and solutions support the progress of know-how, education and learning and investigate in a multicultural tactic and add to the progress of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the globe, the Group enables its prospects and staff members, and members of societies at substantial to reside, operate and acquire sustainably, in a harmless and safe details house.

 

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