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Drive agility and fuel growth with hybrid cloud and AI

Use our cloud services, powered by our purpose-built IBM Consulting Cloud Accelerator platform, to accelerate your journey to hybrid cloud, driving cost efficiency, increased productivity and faster time to market. Applying generative AI to IT automation can accelerate that journey even faster.

IBM watsonx Code Assistant for Red Hat Ansible Lightspeed integrates generative AI with Ansible playbooks to help reduce IT automation skill gaps and provide simple yet powerful AI generated code assistance. With architectural flexibility and exponential technologies like generative AI, you can automate IT, modernize your applications for improved ROI, build cloud-native applications and manage them at scale—on your platform of choice.

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Capabilities Hybrid cloud strategy and architecture consulting

We work with you to determine the right hybrid cloud strategy, solutions, operating model, roadmap and ecosystem partnerships, combining our deep industry expertise with technology insights to achieve measurable business outcomes.

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Application migration and modernization

Supported by IBM Consulting Cloud Accelerator, our methodology helps you execute seamless cloud migration and modernization that is secure, cost effective and agile, determining the most optimized path for migrating and modernizing mission critical applications.

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Cloud application development consulting services

We help you accelerate innovation at lower costs through a cloud native build strategy, supported by IBM Consulting Cloud Accelerator, that helps achieve faster time to market and drive revenue growth with open, secure hybrid multicloud platforms.

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Application management services for hybrid cloud

As a recognized leader in cloud application management services, IBM’s hybrid cloud management capabilities use AI and automation to remove the complexity of managing applications across clouds for improved ROI and freeing up IT resources to innovate.

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Use cases Lower application costs and improve ROI

Transform your business model for growth with a hybrid cloud approach, lowering application costs and improving return on investment with AI and automation.

Modernize and manage your applications

Continuously modernize and manage your applications on any platform with enhanced control and visibility, security and regulatory compliance.

Adopt new ways of working and deliver innovation

We solve internal expertise gaps through deep collaboration—changing the way you innovate to convert successful ideas from pilot to enterprise-scale adoption.

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Strategic partnerships AWS

Using agile methodologies and extensive reusable blueprints, we can help speed your design, migration and operation on AWS Cloud regardless of your industry segment.

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Microsoft Azure

Use our industry-leading cloud innovate methodology and cloud technology tools for application development and management to help accelerate growth, efficiency and innovation.

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Google Cloud

Gain support for modernization and migration of your cloud computing workloads and applications to Google Cloud and other multicloud platforms.

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IBM Services for IBM Cloud

IBM Cloud with Red Hat brings together market-leading security, enterprise scalability and open innovation for increased agility and continuity.

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IBM Red Hat solutions

See how IBM and Red Hat can simplify hybrid cloud complexity, increase productivity and reduce costs delivering business outcomes.

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Meet our experts Varun Bijlani

As IBM Consulting Global Managing Partner, Hybrid Cloud Transformation Services, Varun helps large enterprise clients use cloud technologies to modernize and transform their business.

Aparna Sharma

An engineer by training, Aparna is IBM Consulting Global Managing Partner, Hybrid Cloud Services in Americas, dedicated to helping companies break through business as usual to transform, modernize and thrive.

AB Vijay

An IBM Fellow and IBM Master Inventor, AB has more than 58 patents filed in his name and is the CTO of Hybrid Cloud Services and Platform Engineering Services, responsible for providing the technology strategy, defining new offerings aligning to hybrid multi-cloud and more.


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Resources IBM watsonx Code Assistant

Enable hybrid cloud developers of all experience levels to write code with AI-generated recommendations.

Red Hat Ansible Lightspeed

Ansible Lightspeed with IBM watsonx Code Assistant is a generative AI service that helps developers create Ansible content at speed and scale .

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