More and more organisations are looking for a reliable and secure connection to the Cloud, that doesn't rely on sending data over the public Internet. Bell Business Cloud addresses this issue by enabling enterprises to plug into the IBM Cloud, giving them direct access to a wide range of on-demand computing and storage options.
These new services include:
"Bell is an established leader in data hosting and Cloud computing, providing customers with exceptional support from an expert nationwide team", stated Tom Little, President, Bell Business Markets. "With businesses of all kinds increasingly relying on Cloud services for their mission critical applications, adding IBM Cloud services to Bell Business Cloud provides customers with the seamless integration, security and dependability they expect and require."
"The world's appetite for data is increasing and with this comes a greater need for organisations to support Cloud workloads. IBM Cloud is the leading platform for data-driven Cloud and analytics that enables organisations to open the doors to more responsive and innovative ways of doing business", stated Nevil Knupp, VP of Cloud, IBM Canada. "IBM Cloud supports Bell's new client offerings to help companies gain more control of their data, improve application performance and efficiencies with enhanced collaboration, centralize IT management, reduce costs and achieve greater efficiencies."
IBM is equipped with one of the highest performing Cloud infrastructures available to offer organisations speed, power, and flexibility, while delivering a high degree of customization, transparency, predictability, and automation. According to analyst findings from Synergy Research around Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Platform-as-a-Service, and private Cloud, IBM is positioned as a top performer and leader in the private and hybrid Cloud space.
IBM Cloud delivers fast, easy and automated access to a public, private and hybrid Cloud services that enable companies to lower their overall IT costs while increasing agility and productivity. IBM offers a complete portfolio of cloud services, with over 40 data centres in every major financial market around the world, supporting a wide range of applications including Big Data, analytics, mobile and cognitive.
As Bell's Business Cloud ecosystem continues to evolve through new partnerships, customers will benefit from additional solutions, enterprise applications and business tools, with the ability to increasingly acquire their technologies on a utility basis.
Driven by industry-leading innovation and supported by a strong expertise, Bell Business Markets offers a comprehensive portfolio of products and services including data centre solutions, unified communications, security and professional services supporting all the customer's ICT needs.
Bell's Business Cloud in partnership with IBM is available across the country to all mid and large businesses.