CloudHedge Intends to Use the New IBM Automation Foundation to Enable Employees to Focus on High-Value Work
Plano, Texas, United States – May 11, 2021 – CloudHedge Technologies, today announced its intent to join IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) ecosystem of partners using IBM’s new Automation Foundation and IBM Cloud Paks for Automation to manage and modernize its mission-critical workloads across hybrid cloud environments. IBM Cloud Paks for Automation is an AI-powered portfolio that helps customers streamline business processes, automate tasks based on data analysis and continuously improve workflows that run centrally, in networks, and at the edge.
IBM Cloud Paks for Automation, AI-powered hybrid cloud software solutions built on Red Hat OpenShift, offer enterprises a portable, flexible and secured path to optimization by automating business and IT processes to accelerate growth.
CloudHedge enables enterprise customers to automate containerization of their mission-critical enterprise workloads with Red Hat OpenShift and IBM Edge Application Manager. With CloudHedge, the journey from legacy to cloud-native, micro-services, and edge/IoT devices becomes predictable and cost-efficient, which further drives innovation. CloudHedge’s revolutionary application modernization platform is a Red Hat OpenShift Certified Operator available on Red Hat Marketplace. The platform is also certified for IBM Cloud Paks.
“We are excited about our IBM Cloud Pak certification, which further deepens our collaboration with IBM,” said Abhijit Joshi, CEO & Co-Founder of CloudHedge Technologies Inc. “As a part of the IBM partner ecosystem, we combine CloudHedge’s deep expertise in container technology with IBM Cloud Paks built with Red Hat OpenShift to help our customers modernize and embrace a hybrid cloud future.”
“IBM Cloud Paks for Automation offer ecosystem partners like CloudHedge the flexibility, security, and portability to automate business and IT operations, unlock the true value of their data and accelerate their path to digital acceleration,” said Evaristus Mainsah, General Manager, IBM Hybrid Cloud, and Edge Ecosystem. “IBM’s growing ecosystem increases opportunities for customers to tap into the IBM Automation portfolio to streamline operations, increase efficiencies and accelerate revenue growth.”
Announced today at IBM Think, the IBM Automation portfolio includes a new AI capability designed to help professionals self-automate routine tasks so they can focus on higher-value work. Designed in IBM Research, IBM Watson Orchestrate uses natural language processing (NLP) technology to interact with users through a variety of messaging platforms and is currently in preview within IBM Cloud Paks for Automation.
CloudHedge is part of IBM’s partner ecosystem, an initiative to support ecosystem partners of all types — whether they build on, service, or resell IBM technologies and platforms — to help clients manage and modernize workloads from bare-metal to multi-cloud and everything in between using IBM Cloud Pak solutions built on Red Hat OpenShift, the industry’s leading enterprise Kubernetes platform.
CloudHedge’s patented App Modernization Platform consisting of – Discover™, Transform™, and Cruize™ automates and simplifies transformation of legacy enterprise applications. Backed by AI and automation, CloudHedge’s App Modernization platform sets the path to adopt cloud-native and micro-services. Having footprints globally, CloudHedge has won several awards for its platform including the KPN – Cloud Transformational Challenge and the NetApp Excellerator – COHORT7 Program.
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