IBM is a global cloud platform and cognitive solutions company, which has continually evolved over the past century to remain at the forefront of technological innovation. New energy technologies and the changing economics of energy are altering the energy mix for utilities, increasing environmental and regulatory interventions, creating investment uncertainties and extending commercialization across the industry. IBM helps energy and utilities clients develop smarter energy capabilities to improve reliability, efficiency and return on assets, reduce costs, improve safety and transform operations. The convergence of IT & OT enables organizations to make more accurate investment decisions and improve services to customers and the environment, while still operating in a secure manner. IBM can help Energy & Utilities organizations to think differently and disruptively innovate by combining IBM’s advanced technologies and cognitive capabilities with The Weather Company’s expertise in weather and science to help solve the challenges of a changing climate, such as wildfires and water scarcity, vegetation management, outage prediction and more.