Modis wins major contract to support infrastructure management and digital transformation

Posted 19 March 2021
The client – a significant player in the rail transportation industry – is set to embark on a huge overhaul of its digital platforms, upgrading its infrastructure and migrating to the cloud. It has chosen to partner with Modis, in order to leverage its full expertise and experience.  

By migrating its IT systems to the cloud and overhauling its IT infrastructure, the rail company hopes to better utilize opportunities enabled by connectivity and digitalization. After a long tendering process, Modis has won a large outsourcing infrastructure management contract to operate the existing infrastructure while ensuring a smooth transition to the cloud.


Under the three-year contract (with a possible extension to five years), Modis will help to adopt new technologies (Cloud, BigData, IoT, APIs, etc.) and new practices (Agile, DevOps). It will also support the creation of a Service and Expertise Center, whose responsibilities include: • Guaranteeing a high level of service to all companies within the group

  • Accelerating migration to the cloud and adopting new DevOps approaches
  • Ensuring flexibility and agility
  • Reducing costs through standardization and industrialization

Modis has a proven track record for delivering fast, secure and cost-effective end-to-end cloud services and solutions. It also supports many large customers in transforming their IT platforms in three key sectors: technologies, talent management and operational capacities.


“We have drawn on our talents, our capacity for innovation and our agility to create a tailor-made solution,” explains Laurent Graciani, President Modis France & Northern Europe. “The diversity of our unique service offer allows us to respond to all their HR and technological challenges. We are convinced that the connection of talents, passion and innovation allows us to move forward together.”


“Winning this contract reflects the depth of knowledge and expertise we have within Modis when it comes to Smart Industry,” says Jan Gupta, President of Modis. “More and more companies are choosing to partner with us because of our proven ability to manage such large-scale transitions, and that is something we should all be very proud of.”

Modis is committed to using its diversity as an advantage and considers human capital to be the cornerstone of quality service and the success of its clients’ projects. The multi-faceted, customized and innovative solutions that Modis proposes on a daily basis integrate consulting, outsourcing and skills transformation.

Modis has a proven capacity of offering customers infrastructure and application operation services. It combines industrialization and agility and utilizes on its national and international Centers of Expertise and Delivery in the “Cloud and Infrastructure” domain.

About Modis

In the converging world of IT and engineering, Modis pioneers smart industry. 

Modis delivers cross-industry IT and digital engineering expertise to accelerate innovation and digital transformation. By combining a unique service offering of Tech Consulting, Tech Talent Services and Tech Academy solutions Modis enables businesses to progress, scale and perform.

Modis has a global footprint with 30,000+ consultants in over 20 countries focused on Cognitive Technologies, Digital Transformation, Cloud & Infrastructure, Smart Ecosystem, and Industry 4.0 across the key sectors of Automotive & Transportation, Environmental & Energy, Software, Internet & Communication, Financial Services and Industrial Manufacturing.

Modis is part of the Adecco Group, the world’s leading HR solutions company and a Fortune Global 500 company.


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