What is App Connect?

IBM App Connect Professional is a multi-tenant, cloud-based platform for rapidly integrating cloud applications, on-premises applications, and enterprise systems in a hybrid environment via a hosted cloud solution. With a user-friendly template-based approach and out-of-the-box, rich connectors to industry leading applications, you can reduce time to value by 60% - 80% for common integration scenarios

Simple to use

Enables users to focus on building the business logic, instead of dealing with surrounding infrastructure. Users create flows faster, without requiring deep application platform or domain knowledge.

Any integration style, one solution

Supports multiple integration styles, across batch and real-time patterns. Users can mix and match capabilities to solve simple business issues or very complex integration challenges.

Deploy anywhere

Use as a managed service or deploy across a multi-cloud or on-premises infrastructure. Deploy close to applications and data to increase integration performance, lower latency times and save costs.

Key features

  • Connect applications and data
  • Access, transform and combine your data to build APIs
  • Transfer data between enterprise systems and cloud apps
  • Quickly act on events
  • Benefit from a microservice, lightweight and agile runtime
  • Access augmented intelligence
  • Cloud integration for Salesforce

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.

  • CSA STAR Level 1 (Self-Assessment)
  • EU-US Privacy Shield and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework
  • SOC1 Type 1 (SSAE 16)
  • SOC2 Type 1 (SSAE 16)
  • SOC2 Type 2 (SSAE 16)

To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

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Build API-driven flows
Build API-driven flows
Build event-based flows
Build event-based flows
Connect your apps
Connect your apps
Map your data
Map your data
Data when you need it
Data when you need it
React in real time
React in real time

Available on IBM Cloud

This product is available on IBM Cloud, an open source environment that helps you quickly and easily create, deploy, and manage applications on the cloud.

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Which option is right for you?

  • Free trial

    A no-charge plan to provide the essential functionality to connect cloud and on-premise applications, as automated event-action flows and RESTful APIs.

  • App Connect Professional

    Deploy as a managed cloud service, hosted and managed by IBM, or as software you can deploy to your own private cloud or any public cloud.

  • App Connect Enterprise

    Suitable for enterprise customers. Includes standard IBM App Connect functionality, plus additional features below.