The IDC MarketScape Worldwide Network Consulting Services Vendor Assessment names IBM a worldwide leader in network services.

Traditional enterprise networks are too slow and rigid for hybrid cloud and IT as a Service deployments

Network connectivity consulting and integration services from IBM can help you address the opportunities and challenges of your networking infrastructure. Strategy and assessment services help you determine the right strategy and investment to modernize your network environment, while optimization services focus on the impact and performance of applications in your environment. We can help you unify your network infrastructure and lay the foundation for new technologies like software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV).

Featured service

Earn an average ROI of 322% over five years

IDC spoke with 10 companies using IBM Network Services. Findings include 65% less network-related, unplanned downtime, 50% faster deployment of network equipment, and 8% lower IT infrastructure costs.

 

 

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Services offered

Network Consulting Services

Get your network future-ready for hybrid cloud and IT as a Service (ITaaS) deployments. IBM experts can help you assess, design and plan a dynamic network aligned to your IT and application needs.

Network Integration Services

Upgrade, consolidate and build dynamic networks for hybrid cloud environments, and lay the foundation for new technologies like SDN, NFV and more.

Network Services for Communications Service Providers

Transform fixed and wireless network infrastructure to reduce costs, improve the user experience and boost innovation.

NextGen Campus Networks

Build a converged fiber infrastructure that leverages Passive Optical Network (PON) and Distributed Antenna System (DAS) for high-capacity networks that deliver continuous business operations and superior experiences on any device.

Our technology services are powered by IBM Services Platform with Watson™

Run your infrastructure with an IT platform that has the ability to make autonomous decisions and uses data to manage the operations that keep your environment healthy, always-on and continually optimized.

Talk to an IBM Network Connectivity Consulting and Integration Services expert

What makes a network connectivity consulting and integration services expert?
Proven experience solving client problems involving network strategy, network integration,
high-performance networks and software-defined networks.

Archana Vemulapalli

General Manager, IBM Network Services

Gopal Soora

Global Portfolio Executive, IBM Network Services

David Wilkinson

IBM Distinguished Engineer & CTO Brokerage Services

Joe Robinson

IBM Distinguished Engineer, Integrated Communications & Networking

Latest thinking

The IDC spoke with firms that use IBM Networking Services

See highlights from an analyst study about network connectivity and infrastructure.

Network agility is key to business agility

Software-defined networks can automatically sense and respond to workload requirements and help facilitate business growth.

Nothing works without networking

SDN is the key to achieving next-generation agility and innovation and can help you meet application demands in the cloud.

Alliances and related services

Transforming to software-defined networks with IBM and Cisco

IBM and Cisco help you define your SDN roadmap to deploy Cisco's Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI).

IBM Services for Software-Defined Networks

Build and deploy virtualized SDNs that support your application requirements and business needs.

Client Innovation Centers - Networking

Test, integrate and experience new network technology.