Gartner Research

Vendor Rating: IBM

Published: 27 September 2013

ID: G00255341

Analyst(s): Jim Duggan, Tom Austin, Rob Addy , David Cearley , Mike Chuba, Tiffani Bova, Joseph Feiman, Bryan Britz , Andrew Neff , Cathy Tornbohm , George J. Weiss, Jess Thompson, Patrick Sullivan, Karen M. Shegda, Roger W. Cox , Thomas Murphy , Massimo Pezzini , Rita Sallam , Donna Scott , Christopher Ambrose , Gene Alvarez , David Willis, Jennifer S. Beck, Andrew White , Allie Young, Alex Soejarto, Joanne M. Correia


Gartner's 2013 Vendor Rating for IBM evaluates the entire company and its offerings.

Table Of Contents

Overall Rating

What You Need to Know

Vendor Rating

  • Analyst Comments
  • Corporate Viability
    • Strategy: Strong Positive
    • Financial: Positive
    • Marketing: Strong Positive
    • Organization: Strong Positive
  • Market Offerings
    • Product/Service: Positive
    • Technology/Methodology: Strong Positive
    • Pricing Structure: Strong Positive
  • Customer Service/Support
    • Sales/Distribution: Strong Positive
    • Support/Account Management: Strong Positive

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