IBM unveiled its next-generation IBM
SmartCloud Enterprise to meet the growing demand of Indian businesses.
Delivered through IBM’s recently launched Asia Pacific Cloud Computing Data Centre in Singapore, the
IBM SmartCloud Enterprise is an enterprise-class, secure cloud platform
specifically created to help businesses take advantage of shared cloud services
to drive efficiencies, manage costs and speed-to-market.
The new IBM SmartCloud Enterprise is
based on an Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) delivery model that offers rapid
access to multi-tenant solutions scaled and priced based on usage.
By expanding on IBM’s existing
Development and Test Cloud, the IBM SmartCloud Enterprise reduces application
development tasks from days to minutes via automation and rapid provisioning,
enabling business to achieve upwards of 30 percent cost savings versus
traditional application environments.
is cloud is a transformational element in IT – it’s so compelling that you
can’t ignore it. Cloud computing allows companies to rethink IT and reinvent
the way they do business. Our goal is to make CIOs feel comfortable harnessing
these capabilities. The
new IBM SmartCloud Enterprise aims to do just that by offering businesses the cost savings
and scalability of a shared cloud environment with the enterprise class
security and capabilities that our clients expect from IBM,” said Akash Saxena,
vice president, Offerings Management & Development, Global Technology
Services, IBM, India/South Asia.
introducing the IBM
SmartCloud Enterprise to Indian businesses, we aim to meet the increasing
demand of local enterprises to capitalize on the economic benefits cloud
computing can bring, including speed, time-to-market and driving innovation,”