Platform Computing, an IBM company, is a leading provider of technical computing cluster, grid, and cloud management software. The materials below will help IBM sellers orient to their company profile, products, key clients, and contacts.
As of January 6, 2012, Platform Computing is an IBM Company. Platform Computing is an industry leading provider of technical computing cluster, grid, and cloud management software serving over 2,000 customers and managing over 5 million server processors across high tech, manufacturing, life sciences, financial services, communications, government research, education, and oil and gas industries in over 20 countries. Platform Computing has over 19 years of growth and profitable operational experience. Platform Computing employs over 500 professionals including development teams in both North America and Asia.
This strategic acquisition helps to deliver additional value for our customers by creating the foundation for integrated solutions that combine Platform Computing's leading technologies in cluster, grid, and HPC cloud management with widely adopted IBM high performance computing (HPC) and technical computing offerings such as IBM System x® Intelligent Cluster™ solutions, IBM Power Systems™, IBM DCS3700 storage, and IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS™) software. We will leverage our complementary portfolio of products to help customers performing various kinds of modeling, simulation, search and analytics to improve their resource utilization, accelerate application performance, and reduce time to results.