Atos buys German software monitoring specialist

Atos has announced it has bought the key solutions of German specialist control and management of IT infrastructures Blue Elephant Systems and they will now enrich Atos’ portfolio for Big Data and Security.

Following the deal, Atos will also take over some of Blue Elephant’ employees. It is aiming to grow its business in IT lifecycle management, digitalisation, industry 4.0, Internet of Things and remote services and it will benefit from Blue Elephant’s systems such as MIDAS product lines and open business operations manager, it says. The both systems help clients better manage their IT resources as they provide the key elements for monitoring and automation for IT infrastructures.

“The integration of highly secure R&D development and operating environments is a continuous requirement of our customers. The technology of Blue Elephant Systems GmbH complement our powerful and widely proven solution spectrum,” says Pierre Barnabe, Chief Operating Officer Big Data & Security Atos.