We chose IBM WebSphere Application Server because it’s the best of breed and it gives us the support we need, the flexibility to automate where we need to

Tony Infranca, Manager of Technology Improvement, Cerner Corporation

Business Challenge story

Cerner needed a platform to support the numerous solutions it develops to run on top of its Cerner Millennium offering. The business required that the platform have a full J2EE engine.


Cerner chose IBM WebSphere Application Server software because it provides the support and flexibility that Cerner needs. The WebSphere software also helps support the continuous availability of Cerner’s applications, which is essential for health care organizations such as hospitals, which are always open. The WebSphere Application Server software also lets Cerner automate the deployment of applications.


Using IBM WebSphere Application Server and automation, Cerner is able to scale to support its global operations. Because the WebSphere Application Server software provides robust addition management capabilities, Cerner is able to roll out a new version of its application without any down time, so users experience continuous availability.

Solution Category

  • IBM Cloud
  • Middleware
  • Solution Components

    • WebSphere Application Server