SAP eco systems are especially affected by these challenges as they form the IT backbone of customers business. With PureSystems IBM delivers a new technology approach to face and answer the new challenges in entire IT eco systems. IBM PureSystems positions into the existing system portfolio and is not a replacement. It is a smarter computing approach. Systems with integrated expertise will dramatically speed the deployment of new IT and SAP processes as well as services and reduce many of the risks and inefficiencies that are inherent in today's fixed, deterministic IT solutions.