Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is the delivery of computing as a service rather than a product, whereby shared resources, software, and information are provided to computers and other devices as a utility

Development, test, and compute workloads you can depend on the IBM SmartCloud supports a broad array of workloads, including:

  • Application development
  • Functional and non-functional testing
  • Collaboration with partners and vendors
  • Web hosting
  • Application pilots
  • Statistical models
  • Research activities

Traditional server environments pose several challenges: high labor and capital costs, long development and deployment cycles and quality risks associated with largely manual processes. Organisations are now finding new ways to meet these challenges using cloud computing from IBM.

IBM SmartCloud - Enterprise is an agile cloud infrastructure designed to provide rapid access to security-rich, enterprise-class virtual server environments, well suited for development and test activities and other dynamic workloads. Ideal for both IT and application development teams, the IBM Cloud delivers cloud-based services, systems and software to meet the needs of your business.