IBM’s Acquisition of Neudesic

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison advised IBM on the deal.

IBM executed its acquisition of Neudesic, a leading U.S. cloud services consultancy.

The acquisition will significantly expand IBM’s portfolio of hybrid multicloud services and further advance the company’s hybrid cloud and AI strategy. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, Neudesic has more than 1,500 cloud and data experts located across the U.S. and in India. Neudesic provides a full scope of digital transformation services across advisory, application development, cloud migration, DevOps, integration, data engineering, data visualization and hyper-automation. 

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, with operations in over 170 countries.

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