Gauge current network requirements and networking issues, and identify how software-defined networking (SDN) can transform your business.

Traditional networks are slow and stressed by the explosion in data traffic and devices, and by the requirements and security issues accompanying hybrid cloud and adoption of newer technologies

Network services from IBM support your network’s growing need for agility, security and scalability in a multi-vendor, multi-technology environment. We provide straightforward guidance and extensive knowledge on networking across industries, and we use a lifecycle approach that spans strategy, assessment, planning, design, implementation and management. Our services range from network connectivity consulting and integration to managed network services and software-defined networking.

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Transform sluggish networks into nimble connectors

Networks are the most critical component of an effective enterprise IT environment. Software-defined environments incorporate flexibility, automation, high availability and open standards into your IT landscape so you can meet next-generation agility, innovation and application demand in the cloud.

 

 

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Services offered

Managed Network Services

Improve agility while reducing cost and complexity across all your hybrid cloud, data center, local and hybrid or software-defined wide area networks.

Network Connectivity Consulting and Integration

Unify your network and infrastructure, and lay the foundation for your network transformation to adopt cloud and new technologies.

Software Defined Networking

Modernize your network so that it can sense traffic and automatically reconfigure the network for new workloads and business conditions in a security-rich manner.

What's new

ISG recognizes IBM as a market leader in software-defined networking

Our core-to-edge approach to carrier-neutral solutions for SDN/SD-WAN covers device integration, cloud-based application delivery, high-security options and innovative network services.

IDC names IBM a leader in networking consulting services

This study assesses the capability and strategy of many prominent network consulting firms.

Efficient network traffic management from IBM and Cisco

We’re making use of automation capabilities in network architecture to deliver increased bandwidth to our clients at lower costs.

Talk to an IBM Network Services expert

What makes a network services expert? Proven experience solving client problems involving network connectivity consulting and integration, managed network services and software-defined networking.

Archana Vemulapalli

General Manager, IBM Network Services

Steve Currie

IBM Distinguished Engineer, Technology, Innovation & Automation Network Domain

Gopal Soora

Global Portfolio Executive, IBM Network Services

Brian O'Connell

Distinguished Engineer, Master Inventor