Cloud computing

Technical resources for developing in the cloud

IBM cloud products and services

Unlock the potential of cloud computing with IBM cloud products and services.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)

Develop cloud and mobile applications on a leading-edge platform.


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IBM BluemixCreate and deploy your apps rapidly and continuously with cloud-based services, solutions, runtimes, and infrastructure.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Be agile using self-service infrastructure with instant deployment, or managed services.


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Cloud Manager with OpenStackSimplify management of your virtualized environment. Request and provision an environment quickly through an easy-to-use web-based interface.
Cloud OrchestratorProvide cloud management for your IT services. Cloud Orchestrator provides common cloud services for compute, network and storage while supporting multiple hypervisors and multi-vendor platforms.
CloudantWith Cloudant's distributed database as a service (DBaaS), focus on building and improving your apps instead of worrying about scaling and managing databases. Create a free account and get started.
PureApplication Service on SoftLayerHarness the power of patterns and deploy applications on and off premise within the cloud. Simplify and speed up your dynamic cloud deployment.
SoftLayerBuild on a global cloud infrastructure at Internet scale with bare metal servers and virtual servers integrated in a seamless, fully-automated platform.

Software as a Service (SaaS)

Accelerate your innovation with over 100 best-in-class applications.


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Blueworks LiveCollaborate on process improvement, and enable automation of ad hoc processes that are currently performed manually.
Business Process Manager on CloudDesign and deploy process applications on the cloud. 
DevOps ServicesDevelop and deploy software in the cloud.
Mobile Web Push (Xtify)Deliver relevant and actionable push notification and content.
Performance ManagementManage and optimize application and infrastructure performance.
SmartCloud Control DeskManage service requests for your business.
SmartCloud EngageCombine your social network platform with web conferencing and collaboration capabilities.
Watson APIsDevelop Apps powered by Watson. 
Workload AutomationMinimize idle time, improve throughput, and ensure workloads are managed efficiently and reliably.