We selected IBM PureSystems because they had a great blend of capabilities—easy to deploy, use and maintain; faster processing; highly scalable, available and secure; and cloud ready.

Dr. Stephen Wells, President, Desert Research Institute

Business Challenge story

Desert Research Institute (DRI) sought to better manage, govern and store its growing research data.


With IBM PureSystems offerings, DRI has a powerful, scalable and reliable cloud computing platform that reduces IT costs, accelerates scientific analysis and enables DRI to deliver data as a service


The ability to quickly process and analyze scientific data is helping researchers make new discoveries that could ultimately help communities in arid environments increase crop production.

Solution Category

  • Cloud
  • Solution Components

    • PureData System for Transactions