IBM to launch infrastructure 'building blocks'

IBM to launch infrastructure 'building blocks'

Summary: The company has announced it will launch preconfigured components and configurations for its services unit to speed up deployments and lower costs

TOPICS: Networking

IBM will launch preconfigured 'building blocks' for technology infrastructure to speed up deployments and cut costs.

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The effort, which comes out of IBM's global technology services unit, aims to take the reusable components and configurations the company uses internally and bring them to enterprises.

According to IBM, these building blocks will include engineered processes, software, research and hardware into prefab modules. Services customers can either pick stand-alone server configurations or just choose a preconfigured server build.

For more on this ZDNet UK-selected story, see IBM's service unit goes prefab with IT infrastructure building blocks on

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