Gartner Research

Vendor Rating: IBM

Published: 15 April 2020

ID: G00721366

Analyst(s): Chirag Dekate , Cathy Tornbohm , Roger W. Cox , Patrick Sullivan , Mike Chuba , Dennis Gaughan , Fabrizio Biscotti , Kelly Kavanagh , Avivah Litan , Daniel Bowers , Jason Wong , William McNeill , Dennis Smith , Andrew Neff , Rob Schafer , Toby Bussa , Sid Nag , Ehtisham Zaidi , Melody Chien , Peter Krensky , Erick Brethenoux , Daryl Plummer , Paul Vincent , Alex Pradhan , Daniel Betts , Jim Hare , Lydia Leong , Martin Reynolds


IBM’s challenge and opportunity is leveraging its evolving cloud and analytics positions and deep customer expertise to drive growth. CIOs and IT leaders should evaluate IBM and Red Hat solutions for AI, analytics, IoT, hybrid, cloud, quantum, security and consulting services capabilities.

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Note 1: Gartner’s Financial Statement Scorecard for Public Companies

Note 2: IBM’s PaaS Portfolio

Note 3: IBM’s Watson and AI Portfolio

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