How can my business respond and adapt to limit disruptions in the future?
The experience of the COVID-19 pandemic illuminates the need of all businesses to accelerate their journey to cloud. Enabling employees to work remotely has become a high priority for most businesses, however many lack the underlying infrastructure to enable it. The New Ways of Working solutions from IBM help transform employee workspaces into secure, highly collaborative and productive environments, and allow employees to access critical business applications securely and remotely.
What are the long term benefits to my business of making these changes permanent?
Taking steps today to ensure business continuity ensures that any future crises, like our current pandemic, enable us to manage our workforce remotely, with the right infrastructure, in ways that manage costs. We help:
Ensure business continuity through large scale transition of workforce from the office to remote/home locations
Flexible contract terms with subscription service options minimize clients' cash flow impact
Minimize disruption to infrastructure and services access due to IBM's strategic relationships globally with major software and equipment vendors and network service providers.
Accelerate the remote work experience during the COVID crisis - and beyond
Enable remote collaboration through a reliable network and effective collaboration tools.
Transform into a digital workplace
Deploy devices and virtualize workplace services in as little as two weeks.
Remote or on-site tech support
Keep mission-critical systems running in a hybrid cloud environment with limited on-site technical resources
IBM Workplace Virtualization Services provides comprehensive desktop and application virtualization managed services which provide the ability for employees to securely access corporate assets while working remotely.
As organizations around the world adopt work-from-home policies, IBM is helping customers maintain business continuity by eliminating the cost of using the Aspera on Cloud service for high-speed file sharing and team collaboration. This hosted service includes built-in security and allows users located anywhere to fully utilize their available bandwidth to exchange large files and data sets quickly and reliably. As a fully hosted SaaS, there is no infrastructure to deploy and no special networks to configure, employees can immediately start sending, receiving and sharing files of any size securely over the public Internet.
Network preparedness strategy and guidelines for remote working, highlighting end-user needs across devices, connectivity, bandwidth capacity, security and collaboration tools to ensure business continuity.
IBM Technology Support Services (TSS) provides a single point of contact for practically all your IT maintenance and support needs—hardware and software. IBM can offer a lifecycle management solution for all of your HW/SW (IBM and other OEM) that helps optimize system availability and reduce IT complexity.