The greatest challenges in development and test environments are acquiring, configuring, and managing environments for development, testing, piloting,and deployment of software applications. IBM Software Delivery Services (SDS) provides an on-demand, easy to use software delivery solution for the cloud that provides significant cost savings, flexibility, speed, agility, and improved governance. With software delivery lifecyle management solutions from IBM Rational®, SDS enables real-time provisioning of key preconfigured IBM software products. In a matter of minutes, you can provision and manage images to support the development, test, and delivery of software applications. SDS features a select set of services optimized and ready to deploy for enterprise software delivery:
IBM Software Delivery Services for the Cloud
- Agile Development Services to enable collaborative development and test
- An integrated set of services for Test Management, Test Planning, Test lab management
- Comprehensive portfolio planning solution
- Tools to help develop for the cloud
IBM Software delivery services include best practices and processes for successful adoption of private clouds. Leveraging the best practices of IBM Global Technology Services, Global Business Services, and Rational Lab Services, SDS provides a full suite of service capabilities to adopt a cloud delivery model and to identify greatest areas for return on investment in cloud adoption.
For more information on IBM Software Delivery Services for cloud, please visit the Rational website