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Atos established its Canopy cloud business in 2012 as an IaaS offer. It has evolved into a multi-cloud services element in a strategy that Atos hopes will result in its accession to the top rank of digital services providers.


  • This research note considers why Canopy is so important to Atos’s future standing in the digital services market.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand the Canopy cloud’s role in the Atos digital transformation strategy.
  • Assess Atos's ability to deliver a multi-cloud managed services strategy.
  • Understand how Canopy Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud is intended to help AWS and Azure users.

Key questions answered

  • What is Atos Canopy Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud?
  • How is Atos Canopy meant to benefit enterprises as they transition to hybrid cloud?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Now is the time for Canopy cloud to move center stage
  • Orchestration is the latest stage on Canopy's journey to a true multi-cloud strategy
  • The Atos Canopy strategy isn't perfect, but its joined-up approach to cloud services is aligned to client needs


  • Further reading
  • Author

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