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Develop and deploy
applications faster in the cloud

Enterprise cloud application development and delivery
with IBM can make your life simpler. We take care
of the details, so you can focus on innovation.

Use our proven application patterns to build applications faster. Or create your own patterns with our developer kit. Either way, you can deploy to both public and private clouds in minutes. We've also integrated DevOps so that your development and operations teams can work together better in a continuous delivery cycle.

So whether you're developing new applications, or moving legacy ones to the cloud,
look to IBM for a comprehensive cloud platform.


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Cloud-based application development and deployment solutions

With these cloud-based products and solutions, you can streamline the development, delivery and management of your enterprise applications. That means you can get new, higher quality services to market faster.

Build and deploy web applications quickly

Build and deploy web applications quickly

Turn big ideas into a reality with cloud Some ideas just can't wait. To get a jump start on quickly delivering those ideas, you can't afford to spend all your time configuring and maintaining complicated technology. Instead, you need to start with a platform that is built, tested, secure and ready to use. IBM has put together cloud-based development tools and environments that use standardisation and automation plus patterns that capture our expertise for complex tasks. These save you time so you can focus on what you do best--build game-changing software. IBM SmartCloud Application Services IBM PureApplication Systems IBM Workload Deployer IBM SmartCloud Provisioning IBM Deployment Planning and Automation

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Realise the power of DevOps for faster application delivery

Realise the power of DevOps for faster application delivery

Collaborate for quality, speed and accuracy If your development and operations teams aren't working together, you end up with more mistakes and delays in your application development and deployment process. Tear down the silos of development and production with our cloud-based development environment. We’ve built in DevOps to bring your teams together. Our robust software integrates reporting and tracking and centralises team controls and collaboration. Now everyone can communicate more easily for smoother handoffs to ultimately deliver higher-quality apps faster. IBM SmartCloud Application Services IBM SmartCloud Continuous Delivery (US)IBM Deployment Planning and Automation

Devops WhitepaperLearn about DevOps: Why IT Operations Managers Should Care About Cloud

Optimise business-critical applications for the cloud

Optimise business-critical applications for the cloud

Higher availability and lower costs By now you've heard of the advantages of running your business-critical applications such as SAP and Oracle on the cloud--lower administration costs, on-demand delivery and scalability. The power IBM offers is the ability to not only run production workloads, but to optimise your applications for cloud delivery with standardisation and automation. We fully manage and host these applications for you in our worldwide data centres. And you gain the deep expertise of our specialists who can support you. Let us help you simplify service delivery with security-rich, cost-effective and scalable cloud environments. IBM SmartCloud for SAP Applications IBM SmartCloud for Oracle Applications (US)

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Optimise the application life cycle

Optimise the application life cycle

Battle complexity with the cloud You know that the traditional application life cycle is plagued with problems. You’ve struggled with the delays caused by an inconsistent environment across development, testing and production. You face the pressure of doing more with less while trying to manage the complexity of all the middleware and infrastructure pieces. With pre-configured, team-based environments, our cloud-based application development products can give you back the control, helping you optimise your application life cycle from start to finish. IBM SmartCloud Application Services IBM SmartCloud Continuous Delivery (US) IBM PureApplication System (US)

SmartCloud Continuous Delivery to optimise the application life cycle
IBM Webcast: Collaboration in the Cloud