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IBM Spins Off Managed Infrastructure Services Business to Focus on Hybrid Cloud and AI

Published: 19 October 2020

ID: G00737076

Analyst(s): Daryl Plummer , Ed Anderson , Bryan Britz , Neil Barton , Rene Buest , David Ackerman , John-David Lovelock

Summary

IBM will spin off its Managed Infrastructure Services business unit in order to focus on cloud computing and artificial intelligence. Technology and service providers, whether friend or foe, must assess the impacts of the IBM spinoff to find new opportunities and mitigate new risks.

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