COVID-19 has significantly disrupted business operations. IBM is here to support you.

Adapt to change, build business continuity

A smarter business ensures the reliability of critical assets and the adaptability of operations to enable business continuity. When powered by AI, IoT and reliable weather data, connected operations allow you to see how assets perform in real-time, manage them from any location, and ultimately reduce operating costs. Further, data from 5G and edge computing infused into business workflows can uncover insights that will lead to a more adaptable operations infrastructure.

IBM possesses the essential combination of software, services, and industry expertise to build intelligent workflows that respond to rapidly changing conditions. Wherever you are in your digital journey, we will partner with you to deliver the AI-powered insights and consultative services required for more resilient business operations.

Improve operational performance, protect critical infrastructure and increase adaptability


Ensure efficient, reliable, and sustainable equipment operations.
Maintain equipment, avoid downtime, reduce costs and improve reliability.


Improve space utilization, reduce costs, and ensure occupant health and safety through intelligent real estate and facilities management.


Streamline product development through engineering operations.
Gain oversight across the product lifecycle, collaborate across dispersed teams, and infuse AI into product development.


Implement secure, AI-powered, connected manufacturing across the value chain, while employing the power of edge to optimize operations through predictive and prescriptive analytics.

Build intelligent workflows

AI, IoT data and edge computing are critical components to building more adaptable business operations, helping organizations reduce costs and improve worker safety, according to this report from 451 Research.

Insights for your industry

Business operations client success stories


Oncor’s operations director discusses the value of predictive maintenance to reduce the volume and impact of energy outages.

Mercedes-Benz Cars

Mercedes-Benz Cars discusses embracing digital and operational transformation in engineering.


When it came time for an operations makeover, L'Oréal chose IBM.


See how Sandvik puts IoT data to work for the manufacturing industry — even thousands of feet below the surface.