CHATSWORTH, Calif. — Provision Interactive Technologies Inc., a subsidiary of Provision Holding Inc., announced today that it has entered into programs with IBM designed to promote both firms’ unique best-in-class technologies.
Provision has signed an agreement with IBM to become a member of IBM’s PartnerWorld program, part of the IBM Venture Group. PartnerWorld is IBM’s worldwide marketing and enablement program designed to create new revenue and market opportunities for IBM Business Partners. Through this program, Provision will be working with various groups within IBM to utilize IBM’s services as well as introduce Provision’s technology to IBM’s customer base.
In addition, IBM’s has just introduced Provision’s HL40D system, with Air Touch, into their Innovation Lab, in Bentonville, Ark. The plan is to execute a 90-day pilot program to see how Provision’s technology fits into future roll out plans for IBM and their retailers.
“IBM is a blue-chip partner in every sense of the word,” said Provision CEO Curt Thornton. “We can create extraordinary opportunities together in a variety of areas including brand building, advertising and promotion.”
Last month IBM showcased another HL40D system with Air Touch at its booth at the National Retail Federation show in January.