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The IBM Ottawa Software Lab

 The Ottawa Lab is a thriving research and development community that blends a warm, small-town atmosphere with a spirited, high-performance culture.

Our lab was formed in January 2003 from strategic alliance partners acquired by IBM: Object Technology InternationalRational Software and Tarian Software. We have deep technical roots, a global reputation for innovation, and an important and expanding role within IBM.

Great people, great products

Our combination of experienced professionals, academic researchers, and young graduates creates an exciting environment where different viewpoints come together to create world-class products.

A solid commitment to excellence is evident in everything we produce. Our innovative technologies have become the foundation for strategic IBM business opportunities in areas from embedded runtimes to records management to the latest software development tools and practices.

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