What happened in the last month? Adquisición de Cloud Centre in Lisbon Acquisition Bluemix (Beta) Cloud Alliance Marketplace IBM & . JUL SEP DEC JAN FEB MAR APR JUN JUL JUL AUG SEP OCT New offerings: Cloud Centre in Hong Kong - Smarter Worforce - IBM Navigator Acquisition Extends to IoT Cloud Centre Acquisition in London Lighthouse Watson Cloud Analytics Centre in Cloud Centre Cloud Centre in on Cloud Paris in Washington Toronto New IBM CMS Cloud Centre Release 1.4 in Melbourne 2
SAP’s deliver their HEC offering on top of IBM IaaS “We needed to real y build global scale instantaneously” “IBM has announced that they’l get to 40 data centers in the year. That’s really attractive to us.” Kevin Ichhpurani, SAP’s head of business development Bil McDermont, SAP CEO IBM Cloud IaaS Platform Source: Financial Analyst Program, SAPPHIRE NOW Orlando, June 3, 2014 3
IBM and Microsoft partner in SW and Cloud
IBM and Microsoft will make key IBM middleware such as WebSphere Liberty, MQ, and DB2 available on Microsoft Azure.
Windows Server and SQL Server will be offered on IBM Cloud.
IBM and Microsoft are working together to deliver a Microsoft .NET runtime for IBM’s Bluemix cloud development platform.
To support hybrid cloud deployments, IBM will expand support of its software running on Windows Server Hyper-V, and the companies plan to make IBM Pure Application Service available on Azure. 4
We keep in track for our plan for Softlayer expansion