Bell, IBM team up in hybrid cloud initiative
February 8, 2016
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Bell Business Markets and IBM Canada Inc. today announced a new partnership designed to expand the cloud computing services available through Bell Business Cloud via a high-speed private connection. “The world’s appetite for data is increasing and with this comes a greater need for organizations to support cloud workloads,” said Nevil Knupp, vice president of cloud at, IBM Canada.
The two companies said in a release that “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.”
The new services include:
- Bell Cloud Connect
- Bell Cloud Compute
In addition, a service called Backup & Restore: provides access to IBM Cloud to protect customer data and applications through a secure backup location as well as ensuring availability of data and applications.