International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is a technology company. The Company operates through five segments: Global Technology Services (GTS), Global Business Services (GBS), Software, Systems Hardware and Global Financing. The Company's GTS segment offers services, including strategic outsourcing, integrated technology services, cloud and technology support services (maintenance services). Its GBS segment provides consulting and systems integration, application management services and process services. The software segment consists primarily of middleware and operating systems software. The Systems Hardware segment provides clients with infrastructure technologies. The Company's Global Financing segment includes client financing, commercial financing, and remanufacturing and remarketing.