IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.5

Unlock IT cost savings and speed up digital transformation with IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.5

What is IBM Cloud Pak for Data?

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IBM Cloud Pak® for Data is a fully-integrated data and AI platform that modernizes how businesses collect, organize and analyze data to infuse AI throughout their organizations. Cloud native by design, the platform unifies market-leading services spanning the entire analytics lifecycle. From data management, DataOps, governance, business analytics and automated AI, IBM Cloud Pak for Data helps eliminate the need for costly, and often competing, point solutions while providing the information architecture you need to implement AI successfully.

Building on the streamlined hybrid-cloud foundation of Red Hat® OpenShift®, IBM Cloud Pak for Data takes advantage of the underlying resource and infrastructure optimization and management. The solution fully supports multicloud environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud® and private cloud deployments. Find out how IBM Cloud Pak for Data can lower your total cost of ownership and accelerate innovation.

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Single, unified platform

Speed time to value with a single platform that integrates data management, data governance and analysis for greater efficiency and improved use of resources. Help enable self-service collaboration across teams.

Best-in-class data virtualization

Query data more easily and more securely across multiple sources, on cloud or on premises. Exploit the combined processing power of those sources for massive query acceleration. Achieve the speed and scalability your business needs for today's and tomorrow’s workloads.

Built-in data governance

Efficiently respond to changing regulations with embedded, sophisticated governance capabilities; these include automated discovery and classification of data, masking of sensitive data, data zones and data lifecycle management.

Unified data and AI services

Manage end-to-end data workflows to help ensure that data is easily accessible for AI. Make sure that your data is high-quality to deliver accurate, automated insights and decisions. Seamlessly build and manage machine-learning models across development and production in a collaborative environment.

Cloud native agility

Accelerate application development and deployment with a multicloud data platform that is agile, resilient and portable. Benefit from Kubernetes containerization to provision and scale services in minutes instead of months, inside a more secure, governed environment.

Extensible APIs and ecosystem

Benefit from a broad ecosystem of complementary hardware, software and services through a growing service catalog. Provision preferred data services flexibly and rapidly, and customize data workflows to your individual needs.

Industry accelerators

Use best practices to your advantage to accelerate implementations and deliver significant business value. Benefit from built-in models and accelerators for various industries including finance, insurance, healthcare, energy, utilities and more.

Continuous intelligence

Develop real-time streaming applications and deliver continuous intelligence across your business. With IBM Streams on IBM Cloud Pak for Data, you can enable continuous and rapid analysis of massive volumes of data in motion or at rest. This can help you gain business insights faster and make more-informed decisions.

All in one

Deploy a hyper-converged system with all necessary software in less than four hours — no assembly required. Under an intuitive dashboard, you can dynamically scale compute, storage and software with on-demand plug-and-play operations.

Take a product walkthrough

IBM Cloud Pak for Data can help you unlock the value of your data and create an information architecture for AI. This product walkthrough offers step-by-step demonstrations on how to collect, organize, analyze and infuse AI into your data with a scalable Kubernetes platform.

Market impact

Make your data ready for AI

Accelerating the AI journey starts with clean and secure data. With improved data integrity, AI can drive better outcomes, higher value work, and automated experiences.


of business leaders view AI as a strategic priority.*

Only 19%

of execs strongly believe their teams understand the data required for AI.*

What’s new

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Webinar: Accelerate and optimize your insight engine with a unified data and AI platform

Join for a Forrester analyst’s insight on benefits and cost savings of a unified data and AI platform in today’s changing times.

Unlock IT cost savings with IBM Cloud Pak for Data

Unlock IT cost savings with IBM Cloud Pak for Data

Learn how an integrated data and AI platform running on Red Hat OpenShift, can help you save on IT costs and improve your bottom line.

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Webinar: Faster forecasting with IBM Planning Analytics on IBM Cloud Pak for Data

Join the webinar to learn how you can have a single solution to bring data together and operationalize AI to forecast for a better future.

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¹ Projected Total Economic Impact™ Study (PDF, 1.4 MB), Commissioned By IBM, February 2020
² Total Economic Impact™ Study (PDF, 715 KB), Commissioned By IBM, July 2018
³ Projected Total Economic Impact™ Study (PDF, 912 KB), Commissioned By IBM, August 2020