Descriptions of General Procurement sub-commodities and contact information.

Software marketing: Direct any inquires or questions for marketing and development relationships, equity and acquisition proposals, joint venture proposals, software proposals, technology submissions consisting of patents and white papers, and any ideas relating to IBM products and services to External Submissions at You can also find more information on the IBM External submissions Web page.

Works-for-hire: Technical sub-contracting. Direct any inquiries to technical services. Note: The software council will only handle when both licensing and minimal works-for-hire activity are required.