IBM is a global technology and innovation company headquartered in Armonk, NY, with more than 400,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The largest technology and consulting employer in the world, IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services. The company also offers a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world's most advanced servers and supercomputers. IBM helps current generation CSPs to transform their business and operate with a lean and agile cost model while maximizing their network capacity and monetizing new generation of network-based services in addition to delivering high-quality customer experience.