IBM's response to COVID-19

Special 90-day no-charge offer is available for Sterling Supply Chain Business Network as a part of IBM's COVID-19 response.

Build a smarter supply chain for tomorrow 

Digital business and globalization continuously disrupt today’s business. Customers expect what they want, when and where they want it.

IBM® Sterling Supply Chain Business Network provides security-rich, cloud-based connectivity with customers, partners and suppliers. You can quickly engage with more than 800,000 preconnected trading partners to onboard in hours or days, not weeks.

AI provides real-time intelligence and recommendations to get ahead of supply chain transaction issues to ensure orders are delivered on time. Blockchain empowers transparency and trust with multi-party visibility of digital events across your supply chain.

IBM recognized in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Business Networks.

Screenshot from Supply Chain Business Network product showing anomaly detection capabilities


Make faster, more informed decisions

Realize value from AI and blockchain that deepens visibility into B2B transaction lifecycles so you can make faster more informed decisions.


Frictionless connectivity

Streamline connections and collaboration with partners to increase efficiencies and reduce costs.

Screenshot from Supply Chain Business Network product showing purchase order status
Screenshot from Supply Chain Business Network product showing inbound and outbound documents status


Scalable and reliable in the cloud

Leverage the cloud to deliver the demand-driven and trusted B2B integration your business requires.

Key highlights

  • Anomaly detection, alerts and natural language search
  • Multi-party, security-rich shared ledger of digital transactions
  • Real-time visibility; trend analysis and dashboards
  • Any-to-any connectivity
  • Premium managed services
  • Expanding self-service capabilities
  • IBM data security best practices
  • Seamless PEPPOL support for B2G and B2B trade
  • e-Invoicing signature, validation and archiving
  • Automation of small partner interactions
  • Catalog management for product ordering


Which option is right for you?


Connectivity and data delivery


Connectivity, data delivery and transformation


Connectivity, data delivery and transformation, with managed services

Build smarter supply chains from wherever you are