Overview

IBM provides strategic guidance to CIOs to help you successfully shape end-to-end IT innovation initiatives with a focus on technology, modernization, rationalization, agility and migration to the cloud.

  • Evaluate technology strategies including adoption and impact of cloud platforms.
  • Foster business and IT collaboration with effective operating models.
  • Implement post-merger and acquisition IT transition and execution programs.

The benefits

Become a digitally enabled business with cloud as a strategic enabler.

Gain economic insights of cloud platforms and the value of cloud migration.

Maximize business speed and agility with new technology and agile methods.

Cloud strategy and adoption services

Cloud-enabled IT transformation

The key to successful cloud adoption is prioritizing initiatives and quickly driving to minimum viable products (MVPs) that prove the value of the initiatives. IBM can help you develop a clear business case for each initiative to justify investments and govern initiatives according to meaningful success metrics.

Application portfolio transformation

Technological obsolescence is one of the biggest challenges IT leaders face today. Enterprises need to progressively optimize architectures to successfully enable innovation for the business. IBM helps you envision your hybrid cloud architecture to proactively enable innovation while you increase agility and scale.

Cloud operating model

Realize value from hybrid IT and multivendor operating models in the cloud on your journey to IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS). IBM helps you maximize the value from your transition to cloud through changes to target operating models. For continuing success, IBM can also help with implementation of Cloud Center of Excellence organizations.

Advisory for the IBM Cloud platform

IBM Cloud experts employ an agile, collaborative approach using powerful analysis tools. IBM can help you identify potential cloud opportunities, develop an implementation roadmap and design a cloud environment tailored to your business needs. IBM Cloud specialists can help you achieve the outcomes you seek at each stage along your migration path.

Educational resources

Cloud blogs

Get the latest trends and ideas on cloud computing from IBM experts.

IBM study

Learn how leading CIOs are fostering innovation while also mitigating risk.

Cloud learning

Help increase flexibility, agility and cost effectiveness with cloud computing.                                              

Report

Growing up hybrid: Accelerating digital transformation.

Blog

How winning companies use cloud as a technology convergence platform.

IBM Cloud Garage

Explore architectures, practices and toolchains that can jump-start your cloud and DevOps transformation.

Related solutions

IBM Cloud Innovate

Transform your systems to meet future business challenges with a more flexible and agile application portfolio.

Application Services

Comprehensive application lifecycle services from developing and testing through deployment and management.

Cloud Application Development Services

Rapidly deliver new customized software, solutions, and contextual experiences for the cloud at scale.

Meet our experts

Michael Fitzgerald

Partner and Global Lead, Cloud Adoption Services

Stephen Getty

Partner, CIO Advisory and Cloud CoC, Global IT M&A leadership

Paul Homan

CTO Industrial UKI, CIO Advisory Leader, Europe

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