IBM Client Center Boeblingen

Welcome to Boeblingen: Meet IBM’s Developers in the Heart of Europe!

Engage with technical experts and thought leaders from IBM Germany Research and Development in our IBM Client Center in Boeblingen. Discuss and exchange ideas about the latest IBM solutions and technologies. The Boeblingen Lab has a unique set of skills to help you in our focus areas like IBM Systems, Cloud, Blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT), Analytics, Mobile, Security, and Commerce.

What we offer

Innovation Workshops and IBM Design Thinking
Share ideas and co-create value.

In our Design Studio we utilize IBM Design Thinking as a method to co-create value with you. To foster innovative ideas, we run our workshops as interactive sessions in small groups, based on an open discussion about business pain points, drivers, and possible solutions.

Oliver Gahr
Program Director Systems Innovation,
Blockchain & Internet of Things

Matthias Dietel
Manager IBM Executive Briefing Center

Briefings
Solution and technology briefings tailored to your specific needs.

We change the conversation: In our briefings you get the opportunity to engage with experts and thought leaders from the German Lab. We deliver highly customized, fully facilitated briefings, and we offer to use elements of IBM Design Thinking by leveraging the Boeblingen Design Studio. Briefing topics cover the entire IBM solution portfolio in any kind of combination - IBM Systems, Cloud, Internet of Things, Analytics, Mobile, Security, and Commerce.

Matthias Dietel
Manager IBM Executive Briefing Center

Demos and Showcases
Experience IBM solutions live - across IT systems and software.

Seeing is believing: Our live demonstrations cover Hybrid Cloud, Analytics, Internet of Things, IBM z Systems, IBM LinuxONE, and IBM Power Systems; they are giving you an impression how our solutions work. We show the innovation that continuously comes with new products and solution offerings in a tangible way. We even make our hardware transparent – with an IBM z13 technology glass model in front of our center.

Olaf Tacke
Manager z Systems Advanced Technical Skills

Boris Barth
Project Manager IBM Client Center Boeblingen

Proofs of Concept
Demonstrate the feasibility of our solutions in your IT environment.

During a Proof of Concept (PoC) study we assist you in your exploration of different IT options and the customization and integration of IBM Systems solutions. We discuss and analyze various solution options, assess and validate a planned strategy and develop an architecture roadmap and plan.

Olaf Tacke
Manager z Systems Advanced Technical Skills

Support for Business Partners and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs)
Leverage our expertise to expand your business.

As an IBM Business Partner, you have access to our portfolio of technical enablement workshops, briefings, demos, and technical support offerings. Contact us to identify the applicable offering for you and your clients.
If you are an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) we can support you in enabling your application to run on z/OS, Linux on BM z Systems, and on IBM LinuxONE. With remote access capabilities and on site workshops at the Client Center we can help you to exploit the IBM z Systems capabilities and functions to meet your clients' needs. The IBM LinuxONE Community Cloud for ISVs in Europe provides application vendors access to LinuxONE resources to port and test new applications on the IBM z Systems platform.

Herbert Vogel
Briefing Manager IBM Client Center – IBM Business Partners contact for briefings

Boris Barth
Project Manager IBM Client Center Boeblingen

Lab Advocacies - Leverage the Lab
Build relationship with experts from our development team.

The IBM Germany Lab is part of IBM's network of more than 60.000 developers delivering our products and solutions. A Lab Advocate is one of these experts who can complement your IBM sales relationship as a trusted technical advisor from the Lab for your business challenges.

Juergen Schwenk
Program Manager „Leverage the Lab”


Are you interested in our offerings? Contact us:

Willi Gotthard

Willi Gotthard

Senior Manager
IBM Client Center

Matthias Dietel

Matthias Dietel

Manager IBM Executive Briefing Center

Oliver Gahr

Oliver Gahr

Program Director Systems Innovation, Blockchain & Internet of Things

Juergen Schwenk

Jürgen Schwenk

Program Manager „Leverage the Lab”

Olaf Tacke

Olaf Tacke

Manager z Systems Advanced Technical Skills

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Regional attractions

Up close to the greater Stuttgart area, far away from stress and hectic. Culture, nature, industry and shopping - in the heart of Europe offers a bit of everything.

Contact IBM Client Center Boeblingen

IBM Client Center Boeblingen