Spend less time analyzing and more time developing

IBM® Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence (ADDI), a bundle of IBM Application Discovery and IBM Application Delivery Intelligence, is an analytical platform for application modernization. It uses cognitive technologies to analyze mainframe applications and quickly discover and understand interdependencies of changes.

You can use this intelligence to:
• Transform and renew applications more efficiently and productively
• Capitalize on time-tested mainframe code to engage the API economy
• Accelerate application transformation of your hybrid cloud environment

The latest release further accelerates digital transformation through enhanced support for business rule discovery, application analysis and automation.


Boost potential profitability

Enhance mainframe applications quickly to help drive revenue. According to Forrester Research and IBM, one organization improved mainframe application profitability by 20%.

Achieve positive ROI fast

Gain back your investment and start reaping returns. IBM and Forrester report that one organization achieved payback in less than 7 months and realized ROI of 145%.

Reduce development time and cost

Understand application complexity and quality across platforms, environments and languages to anticipate issues and cut application and development costs—in one case by 25%.


  • Business rule discovery
  • Deep visual analysis of application logic and impact of change
  • Testing insights
  • Root cause analysis
  • Cognitive user guidance
  • Risk anticipation and minimization
  • Project health visibility
  • Discover potential APIs for digital transformation