Future-proof your data management strategy

In today’s digital enterprise, fast and actionable insights are the goal. This is increasingly a tall order as data resides in higher volumes, in greater variety, and in more locations throughout the enterprise and as an increasing number of business users demand that data. This, coupled with the complexity of multiple cloud environments, makes management and integration extremely challenging. To succeed, enterprises should adopt a hybrid data approach to all things data and analytics.

IBM Hybrid Data Management translates queries across vendors, languages and structures so enterprise architects can build the right foundation for their data and gain actionable insights around customer behavior and market opportunities to grow market share, reduce costs, and deliver superior customer service.


Support your digital transformation journey

Embedded machine learning and data science

Embedded machine learning and data science

Drive more value from your data. Run analytics where the data lives using tools already preferred by professionals.

Transactional and analytic processing —all in one place

Transactional and analytic processing - all in one place

Gain instant insight from real-time operational data for growing revenue, reducing cost and lowering risk.

Common SQL engine for built-in data virtualization

Common SQL engine for built-in data virtualization

Anchored by a common SQL engine to enable highly scalable, data management with portable analytics.

Support for on-premises or cloud, NoSQL or SQL

Support for on-premises or cloud, NoSQL or SQL

Offers flexibility in choosing the form factor that best suits your business, enabling a controlled journey to the cloud.


Explore IBM Hybrid Data Management

Database management

IBM database management platforms deliver industry-leading performance for highly available transactions and operational analytics while lowering administration and infrastructure costs. Experience the simplicity and agility of multiple deployment options.

Data warehouse

IBM data warehouse offers clients the choice of selecting the best (combination of) data stores and provides the ability to translate queries across vendors, languages, locations and structures to be able to build the right data foundation for insights, with fast and superior performance.

Data lake

IBM offers the fastest and best SQL engine on Hadoop that provides low latency and supports ad-hoc and complex queries – to offer superior performance, security, SQL compatibility and federation capabilities to enhance an organization’s hybrid data management strategy.

Fast data

IBM Db2 Event Store, in-memory database optimized for event-driven data processing and analysis.

Featured product

IBM Db2 family of products

Industry-leading performance for multi-workloads on distributed systems for on-premises and on cloud, offering unparalleled benefits for your organization.


Db2 on Cloud

Fully-managed SQL cloud database that offers the advanced features of an on-premises database without the cost, complexity and risk of managing your own infrastructure.

Db2 Warehouse

IBM Db2 Warehouse (formerly IBM dashDB Local) is a client-managed, private cloud data warehouse for Docker container supported infrastructures. 

Db2 Warehouse on Cloud

A fully managed cloud data warehouse that enables you to get faster insights from your data by leveraging in-database analytics and massively parallel processing. 

Db2 Big SQL

An enterprise SQL on Hadoop engine for complex SQL analytics and data virtualization. Use a single database connection or query to connect to disparate sources such as HDFS, RDMS, NoSQL databases, object stores and WebHDFS. 


IBM Informix is forging new frontiers with its unique ability to seamlessly integrate SQL, NoSQL/JSON, timeseries and spatial data. Embedding Informix at the gateway level enables you to perform database operations and analytics close to the data sources to make local decisions.


The hybrid data warehouse: fluid, flexible, and formidable

Explore a data warehouse built for a world of legacy on-prem systems while exploiting cutting edge tech and deployment styles.

IBM Db2 Big SQL: master class series

Learn more about IBM Db2 Big SQL and find out the specific problems we are trying to solve with this technology.

Connect your world with IBM Cloud Private and IBM Db2

IBM Db2 offers a multi-workload database management solution built on performance, flexibility and security, now on IBM Cloud Private.  New innovative capabilities and advanced features to meet demanding data processing requirements on-premises or in cloud. 

Customer success stories

Groupe France Mutuelle

Learn how IBM Db2 helps clients simplify their IT infrastructure, accelerate critical business reporting, gain faster access to data while reducing investment and operating costs.

AMC Networks

Learn how a cable TV networks company captures new viewers, predicts ratings and adds value for advertisers in a multi-channel world, using IBM Integrated Analytics System.

Big Fish Games

Learn how a gaming company increased customer engagement and loyalty, and attracted new users, using IBM Big Data solutions.

By migrating our core insurance administration system to IBM Db2, we have cut licensing and database administration costs by 80 percent.

—Jean-Yves Pignier, CIO, Groupe France Mutuelle