By combining the flexibility of a general purpose system, the elasticity of cloud and the simplicity of an appliance, expert integrated systems have the ability to transform the IT lifecycle.
The complexity of today's IT systems lifecycle constrains IT's ability to drive business innovation. A simpler, more streamlined approach is needed.
Traditional business systems make it possible for problems to be addressed in different ways: with different combinations of software and different configurations of hardware to support this software.
Traditionally, systems have been procured and managed as a myriad collection of hardware and software components.
IBM commissioned a study conducted by Forrester Consulting in order to highlight some of the most common pain-points experienced amongst various industries, both in the U.S. and worldwide. Launch our interactive infographics below to explore more.
Over budget & behind schedule
Percentage of IT projects currently over budget and behind schedule both in the U.S. and worldwide.Launch infographic
Ongoing support required
Reported time spent on hardware and software activities.Launch infographic
Reasons for IT project delays
A view of the top hardware and software delays in deploying your IT project.Launch infographic