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    The future of technology is open

    Working together across our ecosystem of technology partners, IBM Consulting™ delivers purpose-built application modernization that simplifies technology management and reduces costs. Whether building premium experiences with Etihad Airways or sustainable initiatives with Siemens Gamesa, we combine industry expertise, proprietary assessment tools and accelerators to quickly transform and scale impact across your business using the world's most flexible hybrid cloud model.

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    Create a hybrid cloud strategy with a partner that helps you to improve cost efficiency, increase productivity and drive innovation.

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    Innovate faster

    Businesses using a hybrid cloud technology strategy yield an average 2.5x more benefits from their applications compared to a public-only cloud environment.¹ IBM Consulting specializes in creating and optimizing your hybrid cloud strategy to reduce costs, increase productivity and create new opportunities for innovation.

    Optimize enterprise applications

    In partnership with application platforms like Adobe, Microsoft, Salesforce, SAP and Workday, plus infrastructure leaders like AWS, Azure, Google and others, IBM Consulting helps you get more out of the world’s leading enterprise applications.

    Rapid application modernization

    Backed by IBM Cloud® Paks and Red Hat® OpenShift®, we speed up application modernization timelines from months to weeks and reduce costs by over 30%.²

    Build a data-driven organization

    Unlock the strategic value of enterprise data and build an insight-driven organization. Transform your business with data science, predictive analytics and data visualization to improve business intelligence with IBM Consulting.

    Unlock automation and AI

    IBM Consulting modernizes your business through the application of AI technologies and automation. We provide leaders with new visibility into critical business decisions, help optimize investments and deliver engaging customer and employee experiences using AI, IoT and edge computing.

    Speed transformation with AI at scale

    Reduce development time and accelerate deployment by adopting responsible, consistent, yet innovative frameworks to harness data science and build repeatable, reusable, scalable, and actionable AI / ML models.

    Strategic partnershipsSmarter experiences start with IBM iX®

    IBM iX works at the intersection of strategy, design and technology to digitally reinvent your business, defining your digital strategy and delivering customer experiences that accelerate growth.

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    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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    Build applications on IBM Cloud

    Build applications that utilize the capabilities of IBM Cloud by integrating DevOps tools and practices. Use IBM Cloud Satellite to deploy and run apps consistently across varied environments.

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    Hyperscale your cloud journey with Azure

    Use our industry-leading Cloud Innovate methodology and cloud technology tools to advance growth and efficiency, applying open and secure multicloud strategies to develop and manage applications.

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    IBM understands your considerations about transitioning to cloud. The IBM CIA provides a tailored client roadmap, business case, and ROI, typically within 20 days.

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    We help unlock the next wave of value from Salesforce by combining the right strategy, design, and technology to create experiences that drive innovation for your customers, partners and employees.

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    We provide custom S/4HANA roadmaps that lower costs, increase agility and improve results.

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    Collaborative innovation at an enterprise scale

    Deeply skilled in all aspects of current and emerging technologies, our IBM Garage experts advise and work with you to ensure every application and service can be deployed and managed where it makes the most sense. With our exclusive tools and assets, you can accelerate the move of your IT infrastructure and applications to the cloud. We’ll work with you to incorporate intelligent insights, automation and integration within your cloud provider ecosystems.

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    ¹ IBM Peer Insights, Forrester, 2020

    ² Total Economic Impact of IBM Application Modernization, Forrester, 2020

    ³ “The Total Economic Impact Of IBM Garage”, a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting, October 2020