Today customers and employees have increasingly more bi-directional interactions with companies and all of these transactions have to be served up and supported by IT. Business applications and services have to be developed and assimilated into the business quicker, faster, and without room for mistakes. How will business and IT professionals keep pace? Is IBM PureSystems or HP Converged Systems the right solution the meet these challenges? This report provides an overview of IBM PureSystems and HP Converged Systems and examines some of the major differences between the two solutions.