The IBM mCommerce Appliance Solution addresses the requirements of financial institutions and mobile operators who want to quickly offer new value-added mobile commerce services. Financial institutions recognize the mobile economy as an opportunity to create new revenue streams, attract new deposits, reduce costs, reduce fraud, and increase customer loyalty through new mobilised products and services. Mobile operators want to acquire and retain customers through new value-added mobile commerce services that go beyond operator billing and scratch cards.
The IBM mCommerce Appliance Solution is a robust, comprehensive mobile commerce solution from industry leaders IBM and Sybase. This solution provides rapid operational deployment in days versus months at a competitive price. It includes the industry-leading Sybase mCommerce platform preconfigured on IBM Power Systems, with IBM storage, IBM InfoSphere and WebSphere, supported by IBM Global Services. This comprehensive hardware and software mCommerce solution empowers financial institutions and mobile operators alike to successfully navigate through the mobile economy by bringing together mobile messaging, mCommerce applications, and integration services.