IBM cloud computing is a set of cloud computing services for business offered by the information technology company IBM. IBM cloud includes infrastructure as a service (IaaS), software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) offered through public, private and hybrid cloud delivery models, in addition to the components that make up those clouds. IBM offers three hardware platforms for cloud computing. IBM places these offerings under three umbrellas: SmartCloud Foundation, SmartCloud Services, and SmartCloud Solutions.
By using the IBM Cloud, you can easily apply data and technology to seize opportunities and solve complex problems. Their powerful platform and a full portfolio of leading-edge services position you to build data-driven, agile solutions that can set you apart from the competition. They also Capitalize on your existing apps and data by quickly connecting them to cloud. It also solves complex problems faster with the power of the cloud. IBM Cloud reinvent business operations with cognitive technologies.
Their pricing range starts from $999 /year for up to 20 users that for on premise, and $8 /month for minimum 5 users. IBM lowered the price of storage available through its SoftLayer cloud infrastructure service by 60% to just $0.04 per GB per month, bringing it within spitting distance of Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) AWS’ $0.03 per GB per month, and Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Drive’s $0.026 per GB per month.
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As it is a multinational company it supports its customer with 24*7 services and also with email and with the phone. If any customer’s question or issue cannot be resolved via email, their support team will connect remotely via screen-sharing software to troubleshoot and fix the problem on your server. They answer all support questions within one business day and most within a few hours.