Atos opens new HQ, targets 'zero e-mail' within 3 years

Tuesday 8 February 2011 | 10:15 CET | News
At the inauguration of IT services group Atos Origin's new headquarters in Bezons, near Paris, CEO Thierry Breton announced his plans for Atos to become a "zero e-mail" company within three years, reports Les Echos. Although e-mail is a formidable tool, the volume of e-mails sent and received is not sustainable in the workplace, he said. According to Atos, an employee spends between 10 and 20 hours a week reading and replying to e-mail at work or at home. In 2010, its workers were receiving an average of 200 e-mails a day, 18 percent of which were spam. The company expects employees to

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Companies: Atos Nederland
Countries: France
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