What’s driving the telecom industry today

Learn how IBM Telco Network Cloud Manager helps you orchestrate services faster with intelligent automation.

Communications service providers need to capitalize on the disruption in the industry to generate new revenue streams. Find out how.

Learn how the shift to video as consumers' preferred form of content impacts the telecom industry and what's needed to take advantage of the opportunity.

Re-energize customer relations with innovative telecom services on cloud

Whether you want to sell cloud services to your clients or use services to enhance your own business, trust IBM as your single vendor for comprehensive telecom cloud solutions. The IBM Cloud portfolio includes a robust application development platform running on a powerful, global cloud infrastructure.

On top of this foundation, you can easily integrate the IBM Cloud collection of analytics, cognitive, Internet of Things (IoT) and video services to build innovative offerings for a competitive edge.

Remain essential with a telecom infrastructure cloud

Stand out

Distinguish yourself with groundbreaking services and consistent, seamless delivery.


Generate new sources of revenue using video services at scale, IoT and mobile technologies.


Transform customer relationships with tailored experiences powered by cognitive insights.

How can cloud help you tackle today’s telecom challenges?

“I need a cloud partner with global reach and enhanced services to add competitive value to my own offerings.”

  • Host solutions on a high-performing, rapidly scalable cloud infrastructure with nearly 60 global data centers.
  • Easily integrate game-changing services such as cognitive, analytics, mobile and IoT into innovative new apps.
  • Offer web-scale hybrid cloud storage with exabyte capacity.
  • Access a globally scalable cloud video platform that supports multiscreen video prep and delivery, content management and data-driven user experiences.
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“I need to gain speed and flexibility within my own IT operations while delivering innovative new services.”

  • Leverage a global, hybrid cloud infrastructure to accelerate adoption of new business models.
  • Power and personalize new apps and services by easily integrating analytics, cognitive and IoT APIs.
  • Gain fast and agile development of applications on an open platform with integrated DevOps capabilities.
  • Incorporate an industry-leading video platform for high-quality live and on-demand content streaming, enhanced with cognitive insights into viewer behaviors and habits.
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Movius builds a multiline solution with IBM Cloud bare metal servers

Global provider of mobility solutions achieves growth and wows enterprise audiences by focusing on business-critical needs and employee preferences

From our clients

We chose IBM Watson because of the quality of the actual voice-to-text conversion and how well it integrates with our systems.

Chris Maciejewski, Founder and Technical Director, VoIPstudio

Featured services for telecom cloud solutions


Host and distribute over-the-top (OTT) and other content on a rapidly scalable, global infrastructure with high-bandwidth network connectivity.


Quickly develop and deliver apps on a platform integrated with cognitive, analytics and IoT services to help you understand consumer behaviors and needs.

Video services

Integrate video into apps for all devices, stream live or on demand, transfer and store large files globally — and integrate analytics for a 360-degree view of consumers.

Learn more about successful telecom cloud solutions

AT&T and IBM team to bring enhanced IoT capabilities to developers including, open-source-based tools, cognitive computing and global connectivity.

eZuce deploys video collaboration solutions 98 percent faster with IBM Cloud, serving customers in 30 countries.

Internet provider SolutionInc uses insights gained from analytics services within IBM Cloud to help customers optimize capacity at various locations.

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Talk to a team member to get started with IBM Cloud solutions for telecom.