Retail solutions

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A major technology shift is taking place in the retail marketplace, driven by double-digit annual growth in mobile and social commerce. More than ever before, retailers need to integrate social and collaborative systems, share IT resources and deliver a seamless shopping experience across multiple shopping channels. Learn how retail solutions on IBM Power Systems can help you successfully gather, analyze, interpret and quickly react to growing volumes of customer data to navigate this new era of retailing.

Power Systems solutions for retail

IBM Campaign for Retail – Power Systems Edition (PDF, 813KB) - IBM Campaign and its companion products such as IBM Interact running on Power Systems help clients plan, design, execute, and measure the impact of outbound and inbound marketing promotions and offers.

Advanced Retail Analytics – Power Systems Edition (PDF, 810KB) - IBM POWER7® systems are designed to run mission critical workloads on IBM Cognos and IBM SPSS in highly, virtualized, consolidated operating environments that offer the flexibility that retailers need to run analytics workloads with speed and efficiency.

Smarter Commerce – Power Systems Edition (907KB) - With POWER7 processor-based servers, IBM provides workload-optimized capabilities for IBM WebSphere® Commerce, IBM Sterling Order Management and IBM DB2® to deliver a complete e-commerce solution.

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Next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing are providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies. IBM Power Systems is at the forefront of delivering solutions to gain faster insights from analyzing both structured information and unstructured big data. With the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems plus solutions and software, organizations can outpace their competitors by delivering faster services, providing differentiated offerings and turning operational cost into investment opportunity.

To draw insights and make better decisions, businesses rely on the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems. Built with the first processor designed for big data workloads, the design of Power Systems combines the computing power, memory bandwidth and I/O in ways that are easier to consume and manage, building on strong resiliency, availability and security.

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