IBM offers three types of cloud solutions, for storage and other services: Smart Business on the IBM Cloud, Smart Business Cloud services, and Smart Business Systems.
− Smart Business on the IBM Cloud are standardized services provided by IBM on a pay-per-use basis.
− Smart Business Cloud services are private cloud services, behind your firewall, built and/or run by IBM
- Smart Business Systems are purpose-built, integrated Service Delivery Platform solutions
IBM also offers cloud consulting to help plan and convert applications to the cloud model.