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IBM hybrid cloud software

AI-powered hybrid cloud software

IBM Cloud® Paks

AI-powered software, designed to accelerate application modernization with pre-integrated data, automation and security capabilities. IBM Cloud Paks deliver 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.

Red Hat Marketplace

Access an open cloud marketplace (link resides outside of offering certified software from IBM and our rich ecosystem of Partners that can easily be deployed to any cloud or IT infrastructure on Red Hat® OpenShift®.

Learn more about IBM hybrid cloud and AI solutions.


Gain agility and flexibility

Make your data, applications and workflows work for you, wherever you are.

Accelerate AI and automation

Deliver software and insights faster with an intelligent control plane powered by AI.

Innovate with confidence

Co-innovate with thousands of IBM industry and technical experts.



Accelerate development by up to 66% using IBM and Red Hat solutions together.²


Reduce processing time by 60% by leveraging hyperautomation to boost productivity.³


Release 6x more innovations in market with IBM Garage™.⁴

How IBM Cloud Paks can help

Modernize with ease

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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) for easy deployment.

Predict outcomes

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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

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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

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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.

IBM Cloud Pak® for Data

Unify and simplify the collection, organization and analysis of data.

IBM Cloud Pak® for Business Automation

Automate business operations to achieve better performance.

IBM Cloud Pak® for Watson AIOps

Automate IT operations to deliver actionable insights.

IBM Cloud Pak® for Integration

Connect your apps and data with an AI-powered, cloud-agnostic integration software solution.

IBM Cloud Pak® for Network Automation

Automate networks to deliver zero-touch operations.

IBM Cloud Pak® for Security

Generate deeper insights into threats, orchestrate actions and automate responses.

Analyst views

Gartner Magic Quadrant

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

Forrester Total Economic Impact™ Study

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

The Forrester Wave

Red Hat-IBM are leaders in The Forrester Wave™: Multicloud Container Development Platforms, Q3 2020.

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IBM Cloud Paks: Build, modernize and scale applications faster to accelerate business agility.