Capture business benefits from your cloud

Whatever your stage of cloud adoption, a clear strategy and roadmap, along with implementation services can help you achieve success. Our expert consultants can help you plan and  implement this strategy, enabling desired business outcomes.

Client Success Stories

Global Bank

Global Bank

A major global bank needed a cloud strategy that maximized business value.  IBM performed an assessment and delivered an objective based migration roadmap. The transformation enabled the bank to access new value ecosystems, achieve faster time to market and expects 21% cost savings.

Food Processing Company

Food Processing Company

A food processing company needed help identifying and building a cloud solution that integrated multiple environments. IBM designed and implemented an SAP/non-SAP platform on IBM Cloud Managed Services. The integrated environments supported applications between plants, and with external entities.

Planning and Design

What is the right cloud for my business? 

IBM Cloud Advisory Services can help you define what success means for your business, evaluate your cloud goals, capture your requirements, evaluate your organizations cloud capability and determine container value.

What do you get?

Outcomes include a management framework inclusive of role definitions, environment assessment and recommendations on architecture, design and containers.


What are the migration considerations?

In this stage, our experts evaluate workload affinity and fit for your desired cloud model, and plan the migration, including infrastructure remediation.

What do you get?

Migration preparation explores workload suitability for cloud, recommendations on appropriate cloud model, a migration strategy, and can include a business case.

Have Questions?

Schedule time with an IBM Cloud Service expert to get them answered.


How do I implement my future cloud? 

Consultants from IBM Cloud Advisory Services can define, deploy and configure your target cloud (on premises, on IBM and on other public clouds). This can include IBM Cloud Secure Virtualization which provides workload security down to the microchip level, helping to address in-house security needs as well as compliance requirements.

What do you get?

Cloud platform, virtualization platform and configuration to match your required compliance policies.


What are the right governance and organization changes needed to support ongoing management? 

Our experts will help your business define roles and responsibilities necessary for a cloud-enabled business and update your governance framework. Specifically identifying updates for architecture governance and post migration target operating model.

What do you get?

A project outline to address priority governance, organization and services impacts, defined Cloud roles and responsibilities, defined architecture organization and governance updates.

Related services

Cloud managed services

Reduce your operational costs by up to 20 percent and reinvest the savings in innovation.

Cloud adoption services

From inception to implementation to management of a cloud solution, IBM can help direct your path.

Cloud migration services

Reduce the risk and cost of migrating to IBM Cloud using a structured approach and time-tested processes.

Additional resources

Avoid the hidden stumbling blocks of cloud solutions

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

Understand the gains – or pains – of moving your workloads to the cloud

It’s important to understand which workloads are optimal so you can demonstrate early success in cloud adoption. Let our experts help you.

Integration: The foundation of a successful hybrid IT strategy

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

Design your Cloud Decision Framework: a consistent, structured approach to selecting cloud services

Determine which cloud services best fit your needs with a framework that takes into consideration requirements from both business and IT.

IBM Cloud Services experts are here to help you move your business forward