Selects IBM Cloud
November 29, 2016
Airlines has named IBM as its cloud provider for greater enterprise
flexibility, scalability and reliability.
As part of the partnership, American Airlines will move select
enterprise applications to IBM’s Cloud. The airline will be able to
leverage the global footprint of IBM Cloud, which consists of more
than 50 data centers spanning 17 countries, as well as a wide range
of application development capabilities through IBM Bluemix. In
addition the company will have access to IBM advanced analytics
capabilities and technologies, all of which will enable the company
to advance its enterprise into a cognitive infrastructure that
offers greater resiliency and better customer experiences.
the incredible proliferation of and access to data, cloud is
becoming a platform for innovation. The scalability and performance
of the IBM Cloud, combined with Bluemix, turns the cloud into an
enabler of innovation and a way to create new services and business
models.” said Robert LeBlanc, Senior Vice President, IBM Cloud.
“This partnership is about delivering the flexibility to American
Airline’s business, allowing them to enhance their customer
relationships and further gain a competitive advantage.”
This new agreement is the latest in a long-standing relationship
between IBM and American Airlines that began in 1950’s, when the two
companies worked together to develop the first electronic
reservation and ticketing system in the industry.
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