You might be eligible for a sandbox from IBM for doing a customer Proof of Concept (POC).
For IBM to determine if you are eligible for a sandbox for a POC sandbox you will need to send the following items to [email protected]:
Paragraph outlining the joint value between the partner and IBM and short discussion of the solution. The term "POC" needs to be in the paragraph somewhere.
Your company name, address, email, and phone number of the technical lead.
The name and email of the technical IBMer who will be responsible for the activity.
The email addresses for everyone who will require access separated by those who need admin privileges and those who need user privileges.
End-user opportunity that is registered in the IBM Sales system (Atlas)
If you are eligible, to allow the continued use of the sandbox, you will need to send an email weekly (to the email address: [email protected] with the subject being "Partner name" project progress)
Project progress over the last week
Project plans for next week
Expected completion of this project
Potential end-user opportunities (should reference the opportunity from the atlas number and any new customer opportunities for the joint solution).