About IBM Cloud® Paks

Intelligent AI and automation to make your data, applications and workflows work for you wherever you are

IBM Cloud® Paks

IBM Cloud Paks provide AI-powered software designed to accelerate application modernization with pre-integrated data, automation and security capabilities. Our software delivers the industry’s only hybrid cloud platform experience, enabling business and IT teams to build and modernize applications faster across any cloud or IT infrastructure.

With IBM Cloud Paks, access to the Red Hat Marketplace, an open cloud marketplace (link resides outside of ibm.com) with a rich ecosystem of Partners offering certified software from IBM that can easily be deployed to any cloud or IT infrastructure on Red Hat® OpenShift®.

Business impact


Accelerate development by up to 66% using IBM and Red Hat solutions together.¹


Reduce processing time by 60% by leveraging hyperautomation to boost productivity.²


Release 6x more innovations in market with IBM Garage™.³

Integrate efficiently

Integrate efficiently

Apply closed-loop AI automation to support multiple styles of integration, unlock business data silos and assets as APIs, connect cloud and on-premise apps, and protect in-flight data integrity. Our integration software solution provides a comprehensive set of integration tools within a single, unified experience to connect your apps and data across any cloud or on-premises environment.

Simplify deployment

Simplify deployment

IBM makes it easier to deploy and maintain enterprise-grade private clouds for VM and container-based apps. Avoid the expense and complexity of traditional private cloud solutions.

Modernize with ease

Modernize with ease

Our pre-integrated containerized software and solutions simplify modernization from the data center all the way to the edge. Take advantage of enterprise-grade, cloud-native technologies from IBM and our rich ecosystem of software and SaaS Partners offering access to over 70 ISV tools in Red Hat Marketplace (link resides outside of ibm.com) for easy deployment.

Predict outcomes

Predict outcomes

Become a more predictive enterprise by collecting, organizing, and analyzing data regardless of its type or location. Our data and AI capabilities with cross-industry and vertical AI applications use the power of IBM Watson® to simplify and accelerate your AI journey.

Automate at scale

Automate at scale

Whether it’s automating repetitive tasks or more complex operations, we can help you implement a variety of intelligent workflows into your business through machine learning and AI. This helps improve productivity and quality of outcomes for employees and customers alike.

Secure everything

Secure everything

We make security an integral part of our software. Mitigate threats while managing risk and compliance throughout your enterprise all without moving your data. We can help you more quickly integrate your existing security tools to gain a deeper understanding of the risks facing your environment, orchestrate actions and automate responses.

Industry use cases

See how different roles and industries use IBM Cloud Paks

Intelligent automation for claims

Process insurance claims faster, guard against fraud, gain better insights and provide better customer experience.

SME Lending

Capture new business, elevate user experience, improve predictions and make better loan decisions

Retail Orchestration Hub

Optimize operations, improve visibility and collaboration, and delight customers digitally and at the store.


Gartner Magic Quadrant

IBM named Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for CloudAI Developer Services.

Forrester Total Economic Impact™ Study

Read about the potential savings and business benefits possible with IBM and Red Hat solutions.

Financing IBM Cloud Paks

Invest in a faster, more reliable way to move to the cloud with flexible financing options.

Hybrid cloud value calculator

Calculate the value you can achieve with a hybrid cloud approach over a public-only approach.

Unlock the value of hybrid cloud

Learn how the right hybrid cloud strategy enables agility at scale.

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