IBM has taken its own advice with “Blue Insight,” an initiative to transform its business analytics infrastructure through the implementation of a private cloud running on System z.
IBM employs over 433,000 people in more than 200 locations around the world. This video discusses the challenges IBM faced looking for a smarter way to deploy an internal business analytics approach. In these two videos, IBM executives explain the problems it caused IBM as a company in addition to cost, the solution used to meet these challenges, and the results achieved.
In 7 minutes, you’ll learn about IBM’s analysis of the situation, and the political clout it required to solve it. Beginning with executive sponsorship and a plan that gave lines-of-business a voice in the solution, IBM implemented a private cloud using Cognos on System z that will support future growth while improving the way we deliver solutions to our customers.
View the videos to hear more about the challenges and the results – including $100 million saved to-date: