Atos has announced it has signed a channel partner agreement with OCF DATA Limited to resell the Atos Bullion server range to NHS trusts and higher education institutions as well as to companies in the manufacturing and utilities sectors in the UK.

OCF DATA specialises in integrating management information with business processes and will now place the powerful SAP and Oracle certified 8 to 16 sockets x86 Bullion serversat the centre of its data analytics offering.
Atos solutions are a highly differentiated value offer. Their modularity, high performance and flexible functionality make them the ideal product for high performance in-memory computing analytics solutions.
Atos is one of few companies worldwide delivering a certified platform over 8CPU, also fully certified by SAP and Oracle. Bullion servers are creating a new industry standard for High-End Enterprise Computing, capable of providing real-time value for fast-increasing data volumes.
Andy Grant, Head of Big Data and HPC, Atos UK&I said: “We are delighted to be working with OCF DATA to bring the capabilities of Bullion Big Data servers to new market sectors. Whether it is for large scale virtualisation, high performance data analytics or in-memory computing the Bullion architecture delivers market leading price performance and RAS capabilities, helping organisations manage their costs.”
OCF DATA Director Cliff Brereton said of the partnership: “This is an exciting opportunity for us to deliver the world-class Atos infrastructure technology to IT departments, where this will form the core infrastructure of an organisation’s internal data services. Whether it is running enterprise databases, managing and exploiting data lakes or improving the performance of JAVA applications, these solutions will improve performance, reduce licence costs, footprint and power costs over existing in-house deployments.”
The news follows the recent announcement that an agreement with Dell EMC will see the company resell the Atos high-end x86 Bullion servers.