IBM Takes on AT&T's Managed Application, Managed Hosted Services Unit
Dec 23, 2015 Michael Cusanelli | Talkin Cloud
IBM (IBM) has assumed control of AT&T's managed application and managed hosting services unit, as the company attempts to take on more networking, application and hosting services.
Big Blue said it plan to align AT&T's managed application and hosting services assets to its IBM Cloud portfolio, so that the companies can help joint customers more easily integrate networks and cloud workloads with their IT environments. The deal also gives IBM access to equipment and floor space in AT&T data centers currently supporting the applications and managed hosting operations, according to the press release.