What is your cloud journey and how do you make a business case for it?

Overview

Whatever your stage of cloud adoption, a clear strategy and roadmap — along with implementation services — can help you achieve success. Our expert consultants can assist you in planning and implementing this strategy, enabling the desired business outcomes.

Differentiators

Open and secure approach to multicloud

Cloud solutions are open by design with billions of security events managed per day.

IBM Garage Method for Cloud

Using the IBM Garage Method for Cloud and tooling, cloud migrations are up to 25% faster.

Expertise

Thousands of IBM experts provide extensive experience in designing and building enterprise hybrid IT environments.

Advise on Cloud

IBM Cloud Advisory Services will help you design a cloud strategy to define what success means for your business. Using industry-specific rules and advanced analytics to help steer your cloud adoption goals, the Cloud Advisory Tool determines if an application should move to the cloud by estimating the effort required. With IBM expertise, you can evaluate your organization’s cloud capability and possible container value. Our experts also apply unique adoption frameworks, workload analysis tools and techniques developed by IBM Research. Ensure your cloud journey takes all of your organization’s needs into account with IBM’s solution architecture.

Move to Cloud

Accelerate application migration and modernization using the IBM Garage Method for Cloud and toolkit.

  • Prebuilt and configurable migration toolchains
  • Integrated third-party tools
  • Executed in Cloud Migration Factory

Build on Cloud

Develop rapid MVP using modern and standard tools in the Cloud Native development guide.

  • Microservices specific guidance (usage scenarios and patterns)
  • Microservices reference architecture (web and mobile apps)

Manage on Cloud

Benefit from cloud platform architecture and engineering services for your hybrid and multicloud platforms.

  • Integrated Cloud Service Management and Operations across IaaS, PaaS and SaaS
  • Based on Site Reliability Engineering practices

Client success stories

Weston Foods and IBM helped the Girl Scouts bake a tasty customer experience

As one of two official bakers of US Girl Scout cookies, Weston Foods chose the innovation and digital transformation expertise of IBM Services to create and serve up a sweet online order experience based on Microsoft Azure.

American Airlines accelerates their digital booking experience with IBM

American Airlines teamed up with IBM Cloud Advisory to roll out dynamic re-booking for their customers in less than five months.

Mitsubishi Motors Australia scales up with IBM Cloud Services

Mitsubishi partnered with IBM for a cloud migration that ramps up existing systems quickly and integrates new ones. Supporting both applications and infrastructure, the migration reduced Mitsubishi’s downtime by 80%.

Multicloud is the new reality

IBM uses open and secure multicloud strategies for application development, migration, modernization and management. Our services feature the industry-leading IBM Garage Method for Cloud and tools to support AWS Cloud, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud — in addition to IBM Cloud.

Educational resources

White paper

Reap the benefits of cloud through proactive governance, organizational and service planning.

Information brief

Gain understanding of which workloads are optimal so you can demonstrate early success in cloud adoption.

White paper

Explore the benefit of integrated hybrid IT with the ability to compose, orchestrate and manage workloads.

White paper

Determine which cloud services best fit your needs with a framework that considers your business and IT.

Ready for some expert advice?

IBM experts are here to help you at no cost and are ready to explain how to accelerate and simplify your digital transformation.