Tech giant International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) on 23 February 2015 tied-up with IT services major Tech Mahindra Limited to build a platform for the development of cloud-based apps for its clients to increase hybrid services adoption.
This will help the company in achieving high network performance and maintain maximum control over client data.
Highlights of the Tie-up
The platform will be built using IBM’s Bluemix Dedicated cloud infrastructure. Bluemix Dedicated runs on private, dedicated servers and hardware in an organization’s preferred IBM cloud centre, a network spanning over 40 regions across the globe.
Tech Mahindra will train 5000 of its own developers on how to build advanced apps on Bluemix for the hybrid cloud to link core functions like accounting systems with social apps using predictive analytics and data linked to the Internet of Things.
The engagement will help Tech Mahindra to develop apps in the areas of DevOps and the Internet of Things (IoT).
About Bluemix Dedicated
• Bluemix Dedicated is a deployment model that addresses many questions associated with corporate policy, data residency, privacy, noisy neighbors, enterprise connectivity and more.
• Bluemix runs on SoftLayer cloud infrastructure and combines the strength of IBM's middleware software with tools from IBM's partner ecosystem to offer DevOps in the cloud.
• With access to services across the tech industry, Bluemix helps developers speed application deployment from months to minutes.
Who: IBM Corporation
When: 23 February 2015