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Smart city initiatives – the only way forwards for urban transformation

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The ability to meet every urban challenge is now directly influenced by digital transformation – smoother traffic systems, cleaner air, healthier living and more productive civil resources.

Digital transformation is not just about making our cities better places to live and work, it is also an economic imperative. Only by using the data and digital technologies available to us, can we hope to manage our cities within challenging budgets.

It also makes perfect social sense. Our cities must also respond to the digital lifestyles of our citizens and digital transformation is now key to a greater sense of communal involvement and responsibility.

Atos is already active in a wide range of visionary urban initiatives and that vision is something we want to share – because quality of life matters.

of the world’s population will live in cities by 2030.

Customer transformation challenges

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Atos takes a pragmatic approach – contributing to strategic thinking while remaining grounded in the practical application of digital innovation across four areas critical to every city.

Customer experience

As city populations increase, how can digital involvement help ensure that residents and visitors alike experience the best the city has to offer.

Operational excellence

For every municipal employee and contractor, work planning and execution now need to be optimized through smart, often mobile, technologies.

Business reinvention

Digital innovation must be part of every contract – from waste management to care of parks. Cities need new models of business and social collaboration.

Trust and compliance

A safe city is a happy city. Municipal authorities need to get the balance right between active monitoring and respect for individual freedom.

Atos traffic management solution

Traffic congestions remains one of the biggest problems facing cities today. But today’s smart technology can ease this pain by easing gridlock — intelligent syncing of traffic signals can prevents backups, real-time navigation can alert drivers to accidents, construction, and congestion and help them choose the fastest route. Smart parking apps are available to help point drivers directly to available spots. Cites are now able to deliver real-time information about routes and arrival times on digital signage or via mobile apps, which enables riders to make travel adjustments on the fly, avoiding long delays. See how Atos can help your city manage these challenges.

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What our customers say about us

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GTA Customer Testimonial – Dean Johnson, Chief Operating Officer, Georgia Technology Authority

In this video Dean Johnson, COO for the State of Georgia, discusses how the Georgia Technology Authority and Atos are partnering to transform IT citizen services across the State of Georgia.

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GTA Customer Testimonial – Dave Allen, Chief Information Security Officer, Georgia Technology Authority

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GTA Customer Testimonial – Calvin Rhodes, Chief Information Officer, Georgia Technology Authority

In this video Calvin Rhodes, CIO, State of Georgia describes the Georgia Enterprise Technology Services (GETS) program and how the State is partnering with Atos to deliver critical services to agencies.

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Albert Seubers

Director Global Strategy IT in Cities

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