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5 ways the IBM and Box partnership will transform how you do business

Social Business Manager, IBM

Are you looking for a better way to collaborate in the cloud? The new IBM and Box partnership may be exactly what you’re looking for to move your company’s processes to the next level. Learn more about what this partnership means for your business in the webinar “Box & IBM: Transforming Work” on Wednesday, July 15 at 9:00 a.m. PT. Read on to discover the top 5 ways IBM and Box will transform how you do business:

1. Advance secure collaboration

Are you ready to be put at ease by robust security? IBM and Box will provide secure cloud collaboration with a global reach that is bolstered by IBM’s security technologies.

“Box will expand on its enterprise security offerings with IBM security technologies for threat detection, anomaly identification, mobile device management and identity protection.”
 

2. Revolutionize enterprise mobility

Are you prepared for the convenience of cloud wherever you are? IBM and Box will work on mobile app solutions that bring mobility to the enterprise.

“Mobile Apps for Industries: Box and IBM will jointly develop content management solutions and incorporate Box technology into select IBM MobileFirst for iOS apps."

"Custom App Development: IBM will enable enterprise developers to integrate Box APIs on the IBM Bluemix developer cloud to help build content rich web and mobile apps.”
 

3. Deliver unified solutions and services that can redefine industries

Are you anticipating solutions to key problems in your industry? IBM and Box will combine their key capabilities to further the power of cloud with collaboration and insight capabilities that will transform industries.

“By leveraging the power of the cloud, this comprehensive partnership will transform collaboration and the ability to gain actionable insights across a variety of industries. For example, IBM and Box can offer more streamlined collaboration between patients and physicians for hospitals and healthcare providers in a security-rich environment. A hospital can share test results with patients securely, while maintaining a formal review with the physicians and nurses coordinating patient care.”
 

4. Reach new markets

Are you waiting to see what IBM and Box will be able to create together? IBM and Box will create new, cutting-edge solutions with use cases across industries.

“Together, the companies plan to integrate their existing products and services and develop new, innovative solutions targeted across industries and professions ranging from medical teams working on complex cases to individuals negotiating consumer loans by mobile phone to engineers and researchers identifying patterns in patents, reports and academic journals.”
 

5. Help unlock actionable insights for use across the enterprise

Are you set for actionable insights that provide a competitive advantage? IBM and Box will help you put your data to work with business insights from data analytics.

“The integration of IBM and Box technologies, combined with our global cloud capabilities and the ability to enrich content with analytics, will help unlock actionable insights for use across the enterprise.”

“Watson Analytics: IBM and Box will collaborate to bring in-depth enterprise insights using IBM Watson Analytics to content stored in Box.”

Register now for the webinar “Box & IBM: Transforming Work,” Wednesday, July 15 at 9:00 a.m. PT. The webcast will include information about the products, services and industries IBM and Box plan to focus on.

Explore more updates like the ones quoted above in the partnership press release and on the IBM and Box website.