Smarter Cities designation for IBM Industry Frameworks for Government
IBM has made significant investments to build a strong Smarter Cities portfolio and is making that technology available to our Business Partners to help you succeed in this new market.
To enhance your value proposition, increase your solution's visibility, and allow you to have a more strategic conversation with your customers, we have expanded the validation process for the IBM Industry Frameworks for Government to include an opportunity to qualify for Smarter Cities designation. Achieving this designation distinguishes your solution as one that is aligned with the IBM Smarter Cities strategy, helping you to take advantage of the Smarter Cities market opportunity with us.
IBM Industry Frameworks for Government are designed to provide a platform for implementing solutions and projects. Consisting of IBM software technologies and industry extensions that support an ecosystem of ISVs, the frameworks give clients the benefit of repeatable technology and faster and lower-risk implementations in their current environment.
Validation requires completion of business and technical requirements and qualifies you for benefits in marketing and selling your solution.
To qualify for the Smarter Cities designation your solution must include IBM products from our Smarter Cities Industry Solution portfolio.
- Defense Operations Platform
- Intelligent Buildings
- Intelligent Operations Center
- Intelligent Transportation Management
- Intelligent Water Management
- Maximo Asset Management
When you are completing the Industry Frameworks for Government validation form, indicate you are seeking the Smarter Cities designation and meet all other framework requirements. You will then be contacted to complete a business interview to validate your business alignment to the IBM Smarter Cities strategy.