Data Center Strategy

Optimize your data center assets with strategy and planning services

IBM Data Center Strategy Services helps your organization rationalize the data center portfolio to address the business requirements of availability, adaptability and efficiency.

Enable business growth

Identify a data center strategy aligned to strategic business goals

Improve efficiency

Find and reallocate underutilized assets to drive more value

Help reduce costs

Help reduce operational expenses of maintaining your data center

Essential Features

When it’s time to create a more responsive business, take a look at your data center. Is your infrastructure flexible enough to adapt to new technology and market requirements? Efficient to run and resilient to disruptions? If your data center is falling short, it might be time to reevaluate your strategy.

IBM offers data center strategy and planning services to help you identify and plan what you need to do and how you need to do it. Our consultants use analytical tools based on extensive research from interdisciplinary teams with deep skills and knowledge—from data mining and analytics to outage mitigation.


Data center strategy and planning services

Optimize your data center assets with a robust strategy and plan

Next-generation Data Center

The next-generation data center answers the need for a simpler, adaptive infrastructure, able to respond to disruptive change, melt technology silos and integrate legacy and new architectures in a single, manageable ecosystem.


Matt Brown

Manager, Site And Facilities Services Global COE Executive

Matt Brown has over 30 years of information systems experience with strong skills in Data Center infrastructure solutions, alliance management, availability consulting, project management, and services development.

Bret Lehman

Global Offerings Development Manager, Site & Facilities Services

Data Center Management, Data Center Optimization, Design and Development, Green Data Centers, Power Systems, Product Manager, Project Management

Lawrence Thompson

Offering Development Executive

Analytics, Data Center Management, Product Manager

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