These are the key and elective integration products you will use for integrating your IBM Service Provider Delivery Environment Framework solution. The resource links provided can help you better understand the products or standards for your chosen capability area.
Courses listed are available in the US; some are self-paced or instructor-led. Check course descriptions for availability outside the US.
To qualify for framework validation, your solution must integrate at least one of the key products and, if available, at least one of the elective products listed within one of these capability areas:
This capability area involves maximizing the efficiency of internal tasks and workflows by rationalizing the supporting applications and processes across the enterprise.
This capability area involves solutions that help provide top-quality experiences to subscribers in all of their relationships with the service provider.
This capability area involves accelerating time-to-market for new services and improving cost efficiencies through open and flexible foundational technologies.
Key integration products Products Resources IBM CloudBurst IBM Industry Models IBM Smart Analytics System 9600 IBM Workload Deployer (formerly WebSphere CloudBurst Appliance) InfoSphere Data Warehouse InfoSphere Streams Netezza
This capability area involves helping optimize the network wherever computing power can add value. Solutions include optimization of the edge-sites environment, protection of bandwidth inside the network, or self-organizing networks.
Key integration products Products Resources ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio Informix solidDB Tivoli Federated Identity Manager Tivoli Identity Manager
This capability area involves providing a set of robust, flexible, and open fault, configuration, accounting, performance, and security (FCAPS) systems.
Sales and marketing
This capability area involves developing actionable customer insight by applying leading-edge analytics and business intelligence tools and techniques.
Key integration products Products Resources Cognos Analytic Applications Cognos Business Intelligence Cognos Now! Coremetrics InfoSphere Identity Insight solutions (formerly Entity Analytics solutions) SPSS software Unica products
This capability area involves catalyzing and monetizing the evolution to new business models by supporting rapid development and fast time-to-market for new services.
- Network technology