Startup with IBM

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Thank you for your interest in applying to the Startup with IBM Program.

As a program member, you will receive benefits to help build, launch and scale your business.

  • Up to $120k of free IBM Cloud services mean cost savings that you can spend elsewhere, such as hiring developers, investing in marketing and acquiring new customers.
  • Go-to Market & New Customer Acquisition: Connect with enterprise customers, open new markets and distribution channels with promotion in the key markets.
  • Business Mentorship: Pairing your company with expert mentors from IBM and our network of VC, angel investors and serial entrepreneurs to accelerate the growth of your business – no matter what stage of the journey you’re in.
  • Technical Support – Consult in-person or virtually with technical experts who will guide you through applying IBM Cloud technology to your ideas and help you migrate from your existing infrastructure or platform.
  • Business Service Discounts - every penny counts so we have worked with a range of service providers to extend discounts to you, such as office supplies, hotels, car rental and more.

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