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IBM VIP Rewards

IBM VIP Rewards

Engage. Earn points. Get rewards.

What is IBM VIP Rewards?

IBM VIP Rewards is a way to engage with and recognize the ways that you, the client, add value to IBM. Complete fun challenges and get rewarded for interacting with IBM, learning new technologies and sharing your knowledge.

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IBM IT Infrastructure

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What challenges can I take?

Many challenges are things you're already doing, but now you can earn points for them. Redeem points for rewards such as gift cards and exclusive time with IBM experts.

Interact with our technical forum

Interact with our technical forum

Write a blog article

Write a blog article

Provide product feedback

Provide product feedback

Share high-value content

Share high-value content

Take a survey

Take a survey

Learn an IBM technology

Learn an IBM technology

Try some code

Try some code

Be an IBM advocate

Be an IBM advocate

Other fun challenges

Other fun challenges

Frequently asked questions

What is IBM VIP Rewards?

IBM VIP Rewards is an online advocate engagement program that allows IBM to recognize and engage with you, our clients. Learn more about IBM, interact with IBM products, share your knowledge, and earn rewards along the way.

What is a challenge?

A challenge is an activity that you can complete to earn reward points and climb the leaderboards.

What is an IBM VIP Rewards Hub?

An IBM VIP Rewards Hub is an online platform where you can complete challenges, earn reward points, and climb the leaderboards.

How do I know which IBM VIP Rewards Hub to join?

Join the IBM VIP Rewards Hub that most closely aligns to your relationship with IBM.

Are rewards available to everyone?

At this time, physical rewards and gift cards are only available to advocates located in the United States of America. Advocates outside the United States of America can still earn rewards, climb the leaderboards, and redeem them for other types of non-physical perks, such as time with a product specialist or an expert team consultation. A full list of rewards is available in your IBM VIP Rewards Hub.

Can I redeem my reward points for cash?

Sorry, reward points have no monetary value and cannot be redeemed for cash.

Can I transfer my reward points to someone else?

Unfortunately, rewards points are personal and may not be transferred or assigned.

Is IBM VIP Rewards open to IBM's Business Partners?

IBM VIP Rewards is open to IBM's Business Partners.

Is IBM VIP Rewards open to government employees?

IBM VIP Rewards is open to employees of a government or a government-owned entity. While they cannot redeem their points for rewards, they can climb the leaderboards by completing challenges and earning points.

Where can I find the Terms and Conditions?

You'll be asked to review and agree to the Terms and Conditions for the IBM VIP Rewards Hub you're joining. Once you've joined, you can review them by clicking on your profile picture and selecting Terms and Conditions from inside the IBM VIP Rewards Hub. 

Who can I contact if I have questions?

If you have additional questions, please email us at ivipr@us.ibm.com.