Kyndryl launches new product to help IT estates and drive business growth

Martin Schroeter, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Kyndryl

Kyndryl, an IT infrastructure service providing company, recently announced a new open integration platform giving business leaders real-time insights into their complex IT estates, and unprecedented control over customizing their mission-critical operations.

What is the product offering the Kyndryl’s clients?

Kyndryl Bridge leverages Kyndryl’s core technology strengths. It marshals decades of expertise, operational data patterns and IP to generate actionable insights that redefine how enterprises improve and accelerate their AI-powered analytics and business objectives.

In doing so, it creates an uninterrupted path between digital business and the tech that drives it. Kyndryl Bridge is designed to meet customers where they are today, enabling interoperability that maximizes the value of tools they already know and trust.

“Dealing with complexity is what Kyndryl does best, and what customers need most. Kyndryl Bridge will be a way for our customers, and Kyndryl, to run their mission-critical infrastructure and digital transformation journeys better,” said Martin Schroeter, Kyndryl’s Chairman & CEO.

How does Kyndryl Bridge work?

“Kyndryl is committed to transforming IT service delivery, & Kyndryl Bridge is core to our long-term strategic mission to grow our ecosystem of alliance partners, use tools & IP to create a robust advanced delivery system, & ultimately dedicate more expertise,” schroeter added.

Across the global economy, digital modernization efforts sit at the top of today’s business agendas, with 60 percent of CIOs citing it as their most critical growth driver in 2022. However, business and technology complexity — along with a shortage of critical IT skills — has slowed progress for most enterprises. Kyndryl is accelerating its customers’ digital business journeys by innovating to deliver solutions through platform-enabled services.

“Enterprise IT leaders are responsible for the mgt of increasingly-complex IT estates that demand greater oversight, interoperability, & AI-powered analytics to avert challenges and downtime,” says David Tapper, program VP, Outsourcing and Managed Cloud Service at IDC.

“The ability of Kyndryl Bridge to connect the many tools, workflows, and processes in which enterprises have spent years investing, while delivering real-time, actionable insights and recommendations, is a powerful proposition for enterprises throughout the global economy.”

What is Kyndryl bridge’s success rate?

Kyndryl Bridge integrates and connects the complex management and process tools that enterprises throughout the global economy rely upon. Its capabilities have, on average, reduced the number of incidents per server per month for enterprises by 74 percent.

“By enabling leaders to focus less on managing IT systems, they can build and support their digital business strategies while freeing up IT resources for higher-value work,” said Antoine Shagoury, Kyndryl’s Chief Technology Officer. “It provides greater access and control over critical tools, and Kyndryl experts in cloud, data and AI, security and resiliency, mainframe modernization, and other important aspects of the whole entire IT estate.”

Designed with configurability in mind, Kyndryl Bridge is evolving to deploy ready-made, industrial scale solutions from Kyndryl and its broad and growing partner ecosystem. Its intelligent management tools, powered by automation and AI, will provide technology leaders with real-time insights to prevent downtime and better forecast future needs and costs.

“As customers accelerate their digital transformation, Kyndryl’s new digital integration platform can help provide rich data insights, solutions automation, & services delivery expertise,” said Nick Holden, VP, Global Strategic Partners & Co-sell at Cisco. “Kyndryl Bridge is helping enable Kyndryl & Cisco deliver the business outcomes that our clients demand.”

For customers, the platform maximizes the benefits of native multi-cloud capabilities & delivers an ‘as-a-service’ (aaS) operating env’t. Designed to be a strategic digital hub, that will continue to expand over time, connecting Kyndryl’s advanced tech & tooling with a deep bench of industry expertise and innovators across virtually every sector of the economy.