What it can do for your business

IBM Agile Lifecycle Manager provides a comprehensive services design, testing and automated deployment solution that address the challenges and complexities of the NFV paradigm. IBM Agile Lifecycle Manager helps service providers effectively streamline service delivery, minimize complexity, and deliver innovative new services to customers at significant speed and lower cost of operations. Further, it enables automated operations by managing the end-to-end lifecycle of virtual network services, from release management of 3rd party VNF software packages right through to the continuous orchestration or running of VNF and Service instances.

Reduced cost of Operations

Significantly reduce manual effort and operational costs by automating the entire service lifecycle, including to automatically heal, upgrade and migrate Virtual Network Functions and services.

Increase Agility

Rapid on-boarding and testing time of Virtual Network Functions and Services reducing service introduction from years to weeks or days.

Infrastructure Optimization

Dynamically optimize infrastructure utilization while reducing infrastructure costs including automatic scaling and moving of VNFs to ensure consistent and excellent delivery of customer experience.

Automate Operations

Leverages closed loop Operations to provide a dynamic operations environment that acts on lifecycle requirements to proactively avoid service impacting issues.

Core Features

  • Lifecycle Model
  • Virtual Network Functions & Service Assembly
  • Intent Driven Operations
  • Resource Manager Framework
  • Cloud Native Architecture

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Detailed Insight into your service assemblies
Detailed Insight into your service assemblies
Service Assembly overview - See what ALM is managing
Service Assembly overview - See what ALM is managing
Closed loop link with Netcool Operations Insight, Automated Operations
Closed loop link with Netcool Operations Insight, Automated Operations
Linked into Agile Service Manager for insight into service topology
Linked into Agile Service Manager for insight into service topology
DevOps-based model to design, deploy and operate NFV-based services.
DevOps-based model to design, deploy and operate NFV-based services.

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