Telecom and Cloud Research Department, IBM Research - India - overview

The Cloud Research group works in the area of cloud computing to make it more consumable in an enterprise setting. Topics of interest include Docker container clouds, openstack clouds, migration to cloud and cloud networking.

The Telecom Research group at IRL is focused on,

  • Developing methods and technologies that allow more cost effective delivery of communication and adjacent services through sharing of infrastructure and through software defined environments
  • Developing technologies that leverage the confluence of sensors and connectivity options on a mobile device to provide compelling new services in adjacent spaces
  • Utilize advanced analytics to gain a deeper understanding of subscriber, device, and network behavior and to apply that understanding in various aspects of subscriber interaction, network planning and transportation planning to name a few
  • Processing data in motion and novel architectures that transform a batch oriented telecom operator to a real-time event driven provider
  • Internet of things