IBM Cloud Paks

IBM Cloud Paks

Application modernisation will likely form the foundation of any successful business transformation. As a business leader it’s essential to take a strategic approach to application modernisation and cloud computing. The future of your business could depend on it. And IBM Cloud Paks could provide you with an essential helping hand.

Ask yourself the following questions:

  • Do you have a formal strategy to move your workloads to the cloud?
  • Would you consider your organisation to be a digitally native business?
  • What role do legacy applications play in your current business operations?


So, what are the key steps you should take? Beyond containers and Kubernetes, it is essential for you to be able to orchestrate your production topology, and to provide management, security and governance for your applications.

IBM Cloud Paks are essential to do this.

What are IBM Cloud Paks? 

IBM Cloud Paks are enterprise-ready, containerised software solutions that give you an open, faster and more secure way to move any of your core business applications to any cloud.

There are six separate IBM Cloud Paks and they run wherever Red Hat OpenShift runs and are all optimised for productivity and performance on RedHat OpenShift on IBM Cloud.

What are the six IBM Cloud Paks?

The six IBM Cloud Paks include:


Here we detail the key things you need to know across each of the six IBM Cloud Paks. For further information you can read our expert guide IBM Cloud Paks – a strategy for organisations looking to move their workloads to the Cloud, and listen to our DeeperThanBlue SoundByte Podcasts, for expert insight from IBM’s Pete Irving.