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Most Innovative Client Solution on z Systems

This award recognizes an IBM Business Partner that delivers the most innovative solution on IBM z Systems to support the Digital Economy. The solution will deliver an excellent client experience, enable digital business transformation, and drive business growth and competitive advantage.

The nominating IBM Business Partner should illustrate how their IBM z Systems solution delivers innovation with one or more of the following characteristics.

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Outstanding Middleware Solution

This award recognizes an IBM Business Partner solution that leverages the latest Middleware offerings around application platform, integration, service management, smarter process and digital experience. The Business Partner should demonstrate how they help clients maximize their business performance by providing solutions that enable dynamic, interconnected business processes and deliver highly effective application infrastructures for all business environments.

The ideal candidate for this award will articulate how the use of IBM Middleware solutions enabled or enhanced the value of their service or solution, delivered new or increased benefit to their clients and drove demonstrable business outcomes. Special consideration will be given for solutions leveraging more than two IBM Middleware offerings.

The winning solution will have the following characteristics:

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Outstanding Solution Driving Client Innovation and Transformation with Power Systems

This award recognizes the Business Partner that has achieved outstanding results in deploying a Power Systems solution which helped their client transform their IT infrastructure to resolve business challenges and gain a competitive edge.

The winner of this award will have implemented an innovative Power Systems solution with the following characteristics:

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Outstanding Storage Solution

This award recognizes the IBM Business Partner that has achieved the greatest results in deploying a Systems Storage Solution which helped their client manage, protect and leverage their data to stay ahead of their competition.

The winning solution will have the following characteristics:

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