The IBM Accelerated Value Program enables customers to customize and select the program level to help drive innovation that makes them more competitive and successful with their business goals. Our program assigns expert individuals as the single point of contact for managing each Accelerated Value Program client with personalized support-related interactions. To qualify, you will need an active Software Subscription and Support contract with any licensed IBM Software product. Please contact us with your questions.
Accelerated Value Leader
An assigned Accelerated Value Leader will serve as your single point of contact and trusted advisor. They quickly become essential to your business by understanding your business goals, your drivers, your desired outcomes, to help advise and provide proactive guidance to dovetail those requirements in your long term success. Your Accelerated Value Leader will advise on agility of your IBM Solution, while improving processes for efficiency to more easily adopt and leverage technologies within your business environments.
Accelerated Value Specialist
An assigned technical expert that has many years of experience and skilled in specific product areas. This product expert provides technical advice, diagnostic coaching, assistance with migrations, upgrades, eases implementation of new deployments and advises on corrective actions to help meet or exceed expectations of performance and availability.
Depending upon the level of service you purchase, a senior member of the IBM worldwide software team will assist you to receive the highest return on your IBM software investment.
An Accelerated Value technical expert will travel to your site to perform on-site services for short-term engagements to assist with skills development and/or event management related to the IBM software in your environment.
Emergency On-Site Days
An Accelerated Value technical expert will dispatch within 24 hours to your site to perform diagnostic work on a critical Severity 1 incident.
Knowledge Sharing Activities
We have developed a collection of activities in the form of knowledge sharing events, for you our Accelerated Value customers, to increase your understanding of IBM Software products. Our knowledge sharing events will help iwth best practices, proactive problem avoidance and promote operational management guidance.
First Access to Technical Content
The IBM Accelerated Value Program provides you with first access to technical information through your assigned Accelerated Value technical experts.
Accelerated Value Program Features in the IBM Support Portal
IBM Accelerated Value Program clients receive access in the IBM Support Portal to a collection of additional features exclusively for Accelerated Value clients.