Use cases

Accelerate your personal data discovery and protection journey

Get ready for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).


Governing data lake

Provide clean, reliable business-ready data to all your data consumers.

Simplify enterprise data offloading with IBM

Build a solid analytics foundation with data quality, integration and governance and generate better insights with trusted data.

Data science and business analytics

Data science and business analytics

Save money, mitigate risk and drive innovation through the combined power of data science and business analytics.

Business analytics

Eliminate your blind spots to get to better answers.

Business intelligence

Turn data into opportunity for everyone.

Financial performance management

Drive financial management efficiency, deliver stronger business foresight and steer business performance.

Smart data discovery

Gain a deeper understanding of your data with easy-to-use analytics. Interact conversationally to explore and visualize business insights.

Data science

Your favorite open source tools, with multi-cloud scalability.

Predictive analytics

Predict with confidence what will happen next so you can make smarter decisions for your organization. IBM is the leader in data science platforms.

Prescriptive analytics

Learn how IBM Decision Optimization for Data Science Experience helps you make smarter business decisions.

Machine learning

IBM has one of the leading data science platforms that enables you to easily collaborate across teams, use the qop open-source tools and scale at the speed your business requires.

Data management

Data management

Gain value from your data, without limits.

Database management

Faster, reliable and scalable transaction processing for less.

Data warehouse

Build the right data foundation for greater insights into your organization.

Data lake

Put all your data to work. Use a data lake to gather, store and analyze your structured, semi-structured and unstructured data, and facilitate the extraction of actionable insights.

Fast data for event-driven analytics

Gain deeper insights and enable rapid responses by leveraging real-time data ingestion and analytics at scale.

Unified governance and integration

Unified governance and integration

Build a trusted analytics foundation to drive better agility, insights and compliance.

Data integration

Use data integration tools to transform structured and unstructured data and deliver it to any system on a scalable big data platform.

Data quality

Use data quality tools to cleanse, manage, and make available reliable data across your organization.

Data governance

Understand your data whether structured or unstructured and govern it to mitigate compliance risks and empower all information stakeholders.

Data replication

Deliver real-time data to derive better insights.

Master data management

Empower business and IT users to collaborate and innovate with trusted master data across the enterprise.


Information lifecycle governance

Lower costs, mitigate risk and support compliance.