|New contracts for ATM S.A. in financial industry, worth PLN 2 million, and 20% rise in the number of customers|
Expansion of ICT infrastructure of ATMAN network and company's data centers is accompanied by regular expansion of strategic customers portfolio. The group of customers from financial industry, encompassing among others; Amplico Life, Amplico PTE, Bank BPH, Bank Millennium, BRE Bank, KBC Warta and GETIN Bank, grown in the last days with the addition of following financial institutions: Bank BGŻ, Pramerica Życie Towarzystwo Ubezpieczeń i Reasekuracji, FM Bank, BRE Bank Hipoteczny and Związek Banków Polskich, representing the Polish banking industry.
Over 20% rise in the number of customers from the financial industry
ATM S.A., owner and operator of country-wide ATMAN network, can count the first half of 2010 as successful. The number of company's customers from the financial industry in the area of communications and value-added services provision rose by over 20%.
Currently the communications services of ATM S.A. are used by banks, brokerage offices, investment funds and other financial and insurance institutions requiring stable and secure communications services. The trust given to ATM S.A. by these organizations is the best guarantee of quality and security of the services offered by the company.
“We are very pleased that customers from the financial industry, without a doubt perceived as one of the most challenging in terms of security and reliability, choose the ATMAN network” — said Maciej Krzyżanowski, Vice President of ATM S.A. Management Board. “Currently we provide services to a few dozens of financial and insurance organizations, most of them being among the largest companies in Poland” — Maciej Krzyżanowski added.
Financial institutions choose ATM as a reliable provider of internet access, data transmission, server collocation and other services. All such agreements are signed for long term and are based on subscriptions. The services provided are subject to a quality management system compliant with the PN-EN ISO 9001:2001 standard and an information security management system compliant with the ISO/IEC 27001:2005 standard.
Expansion of communications infrastructure as a basis for business development.
In addition to constant rise in the number of customers from the financial industry, ATM S.A. has been successfully expanding the sales of communications services in other segments of the market (in the first half of 2010 the company has 17% more customers than in the same period of 2009). The key customers in the area of communications services are still telecoms, yet the share of traditional media and internet portals, as well as trade and manufacturing industry, has been growing steadily.
Resources of ATM S.A. include two data centers with the total area of over 5,800 sq. m., 8 metropolitan fiber-optic networks in largest Polish cities, 4,500 km of long-distance lines and 4,400 km of international lines. The company regularly invests in the development of data center-based services, currently implementing two projects in this area: equipping Telehouse.Poland collocation center and ATM CI construction in Warsaw.
ATM S.A. is a public company operating in the information and communication technology industry, quoted at the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Under the brand of ATMAN the company provides for enterprises and other institutions telecommunications services based on its own fiber networks and data centres. Prime elements of ATM’s offer include: Internet access, broadband data transmission, collocation and hosting. The company provides telephony services and telecommunications outsourcing. Major consumers of the services are carriers, traditional media, Internet portals and enterprises from finance, manufacturing and retail market sectors.
Since 2006 ATM S.A. has successfully built its capital group that now consists of ten companies from Poland and abroad. The subsidiaries complete ATM S.A. telecommunications competencies in two main areas: integration of ICT systems and software applications production and implementation.