Connect Cloud and On-premise Applications Using IBM WebSphere Cast Iron Integration
Note: This is publication is now archived. For reference only.
To cut costs, drive productivity, and provide new capabilities quickly, companies are turning to cloud applications to meet their business needs. On a daily basis, users require access to various systems and applications, including cloud applications and on-premise systems and applications. It is vital that these applications and systems are integrated and function seamlessly, providing the user with the latest information.
Known for industry-leading application integration solutions, IBM® has enhanced its solution portfolio with the acquisition of Cast Iron Systems™ and and its award-winning connectivity product IBM WebSphere® Cast Iron® Cloud integration. With this new product, IBM can offer clients a complete cloud-application-integration platform.
This IBM Redguide™ publication provides information about WebSphere Cast Iron Cloud integration, highlights its business value, and explains why it provides a complete solution to cloud and on-premise application integration. This guide is intended for executives, leaders, and architects who are looking for a quick and easy way to integrate cloud applications with their on-premise applications.
Application integration: The Achilles' heel of cloud computing
Traditional choices for cloud integration
WebSphere Cast Iron integration: The complete solution
How this solution adds business value
Augmenting your existing enterprise service bus
Example customer scenarios