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A new hybrid multicloud + AI approach to digital innovation

As the great digital shift continues to accelerate, organizations are looking to accelerate business outcomes by unlocking the value of their data with an open, hybrid multicloud and AI approach that scales resiliency and performance. However, few are satisfied with the pace and scale of business outcomes, inhibited by the growing complexity of their IT estates. At IBM, we believe there are 4 key imperatives driving the next era of hybrid multicloud, which you must be prepared to meet, in order to keep up with the pace of innovation.

IBM is assisting clients in making informed architectural decisions to expedite outcomes and future-proof their businesses, enabling the creation of sustained value. These architectural decisions are grounded in 4 core imperatives:

Create freely

Simplify your hybrid cloud landscape to distribute, run and connect workloads and IT anywhere.

Create securely

Confidently integrate your data keeping it safe and compliant as it moves across your ecosystem.

Create intelligently

Architect an ecosystem that will enable AI at scale.

Create quickly

Deliver IT on demand with as a service solution, consuming only what you need, when you need it.

Read how you can unlock innovation today
Explore cloud solutions to meet your business needs Act on insights with edge computing and 5G
Automate operations and improve experiences with data insights processed faster at the edge.
Speed up software and services delivery
Increase agility, shorten releases, improve reliability and stay ahead of the competition.
Build intelligent IT operations
Deploy AI across the ITOps toolchain. Deftly manage incidents across mission-critical workloads.
Contain cloud spend by 33%
Continuously and accurately match application demand to cloud resources in real-time and feel confident about your cost allocation.
Get unified security management
Take advantage of continuous edge-to-cloud protection and compliance management for your data and applications.
Drive up to 3x more value
Partner with IBM Garage, innovate with our teams, and discover how to realize more than 102% business and IT ROI¹ by designing smarter hybrid cloud solutions.

Case studies

Etihad delivers a premium travel experience
BrightFarms improves food safety and freshness
With IBM Blockchain on IBM Cloud®, produce grower BrightFarms has gained greater insight into its supply chain, helping maintain food safety and freshness.
Circeo processes loans quickly and securely
With Red Hat® OpenShift® on IBM Cloud, Circeo is helping its banking clients process loans in a small fraction of the time required for traditional loans.
Tabadul modernizes IT with microservices
IBM Cloud Pak for Integration technology is helping Tabadul gain the container management capabilities it needs to attain scalability and flexibility.
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1 The hybrid cloud platform advantage, IBM Institute for Business Value, June 2020