Outsourcing firm Atos enters into final test phase for the Olympics
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Outsourcing company Atos is set to enter into the final test phase of its Olympic Games support systems. The company will have 3,500 staff deployed during the Games to cover more than 140 sites and 10,000 end user devices.
The systems including the Games management system, data distribution services and workforce management systems, and these will be tested in rehearsal throughout next week before the whole support system goes live at the beginning of June.
Atos will oversee the IT operations of the Games and co-ordinate with third-party IT suppliers to the Games including BT, Panasonic, Acer and Samsung as well as supporting the Olympic media partners.