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IBM Software can help your business acquire essential capabilities such as turning information into insight, deepening engagement with customers, delivering enterprise mobility and managing risk, security and compliance. With IBM Global Financing, credit qualified customers can fund investments in short and long term projects, and quickly deploy capabilities from one of the most complete, open, standards-based software portfolios in the industry.

Securing software financing can lead to smoother deployment of your projects and faster return on investment, providing an attractive alternative to using cash. And, with a predictable payment plan, your business can lower capital expenses and match cash flows to project milestones

IBM Global Financing offers simple contracts that can be customised for your needs, with fast approvals, and flexible payment structures and terms. Offerings include highly competitive software financing rates, including 0% interest loans on IBM software for 12 months and fair market value (FMV) leases for the family of IBM software appliances and IBM PureSystems™.

Offering highlights

0% financing for IBM Software

When purchasing new IBM software licences and first-year subscription and support, your business can take advantage of rates as low as 0% over 12 months1. This is an ideal way to reduce your upfront costs with exceptionally low rates, fast approvals and a single periodic payment.

If your project requires more flexibility, IBM Global Financing offers additional payment structures with flexible terms to match expense outlays to project milestones. These options include:

PureSystems and Appliances financing

  • IBM PureSystems

    IBM PureSystems™ is a new breed of system, that integrates hardware and software in a way that fundamentally changes the experience and economics of IT. IBM Global Financing makes it easy to acquire these systems with flexible financing options.

  • Financing for appliances

    Appliances have made it easier to integrate functions like analytics and security into your business by providing you a thoroughly tested hardware and software system. IBM Global Financing can help provide the financing options necessary to speed your appliance roll-out and accelerate your time to value.

    Our flexible financing options such as fair market value (FMV) leases can help lower your total cost of ownership by as much as 16 percent² and improve your financial return.

Footnotes

1 Charges for software and services must be one-time, non-recurring. Minimum deal size is $5,000, with maximum of $1 million. Not all products qualify for all offers, please check with your local representative.

2Represents Net Present Value savings over a 36 months period for an IBM hardware Fair Market Value lease from IBM Global Financing with a "best credit" customer and including an assumed value for the customer’s cost of capital of the U.S. prime rate.

Legal notes

IBM United Kingdom Financial Services Limited
Registered in England and Wales with number 01197743
Registered office: PO Box 41, North Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO6 3AU

IBM Global Financing offerings are provided through IBM Credit LLC in the United Kingdom and other IBM subsidiaries and divisions worldwide to qualified commercial and government clients. Rates and availability are based on a client’s credit rating, financing terms, offering type, equipment and product type and options, and may vary by country. Non-hardware items must be one-time, non-recurring charges and are financed by means of loans. Other restrictions may apply. Rates and offerings are subject to change, extension or withdrawal without notice and may not be available in all countries. IBM, the IBM logo, and Rapid Financing are trademarks of IBM Corp. Other product and service names may be trademarks of IBM or other companies. The current list of IBM trademarks is available at ibm.com/legal/copytrade

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