IBM X-Force Incident Response Retainer Services for Microsoft Azure and hybrid cloud

IBM Security Services

The IBM Security X-Force Incident Response Retainer provides Azure customers access to a team of IR experts trained to help your organization plan, prepare and respond to threats and data breaches.

IBM Security X-Force Incident Response (IR) Retainer is an annual digital forensics incident response subscription service aligned to Azure and hybrid cloud which can provide greater visibility into threats, significantly reduce response and recovery times, and reduce the impact of a breach.

Our team of IR veterans have deep experience in Azure, hybrid, and multi-cloud environments including cloud native security services.

The X-Force IR Retainer includes a menu of proactive services to choose from, 24x7x365 phone access to our elite team of IR consultants, and 24-48 hour boots on the ground emergency incident support if needed.

Proactive services available with X-Force IR Retainer can include:

  • Active Threat Assessment
  • Cyber Range Experiences
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence Assessment
  • Review or Development of Cybersecurity Incident Response Plan
  • Dark Web Search Service
  • Incident Response Playbook Customization
  • Incident Response Program Assessment
  • Ransomware Readiness Assessments
  • Security Incident First Responder Training
  • Tabletop Exercises
  • Manual Penetration Testing
  • Strategic Threat Assessment


  • Reduce risks and exposure to cyber threats using a more proactive approach, aligned with Cloud Native Security Controls and with industry leading incident readiness services included.
  • Prepare and Respond rapidly with globally available experts, assets, and delivery.
  • Enable a deeper understanding of incidents and minimize future exposure using intelligence, data, and analytics.

Are you prepared for a data breach or cybersecurity incident? Featuring 24/7 support through a global emergency hotline, the X-Force Incident Response team will be there when you need them the most.

If you are experiencing a cybersecurity incident now, call X-Force now to help. US hotline 1-888-241-9812 Global hotline (+001) 312-212-8034

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