“We chose IBM as our global service provider and service delivery model for our core infrastructure business. Customers benefit from faster launch times for advanced infrastructure, including new cloud-based solutions. This strategic step allows EVRY to focus on a customer-focused organization focused on value-added services and state-of-the-art technology-based solutions,” said EVRY CEO Bjorn Ivroth. IBM and evry, the first Nordic IT services company, today signed and announced a $1 billion long-term partnership in which IBM was selected as EVRY`s leading provider of cloud infrastructure services. As part of the agreement, IBM will transform EVRY`s existing infrastructure services using IBM`s proven methodology and know-how and giving it access to IBM`s global cloud resources and capabilities. Infrastructure services are the backbone of the systems that support businesses and the foundation of new and innovative digital solutions that move businesses forward. End-users expect to be able to access services 24/7 through a wide range of channels and devices. That`s why it`s essential that businesses prepare their infrastructure for the new digital age. EVRY`s goal is to support customers with greater technological innovation while reducing complexity and increasing the use of industry-standard components in customer infrastructure, as this will enable EVRY customers to take a more competitive and agile approach to changing market conditions. EVRY will continue to lead the development of value-added solutions and services and will combine its strong local knowledge with the use of IBM`s innovative cloud technology and global dimension. EVRY`s customers benefit from faster access to leading infrastructure solutions. EVRY retains responsibility for managing its relationships and providing services to its customers.
[easy-tweet tweet” IBM and EVRY partner for cloud services on a 10-year contract. “user-“Comparethecloud and @IBM” hashtags”IBM, EVRY”] The 10-year contract is subject to approval by the Norwegian competition authorities. IBM announced today that the first IT services company EVRY has chosen it as a leading partner for cloud services through a 10-year contract. This is a great asset for IBM Softlayer Cloud`s platform, as the data center will be online in Fet/Oslo at the end of next year.