IBM Unveils New Security Offering for Travel & Transportation Industry

IBM today introduced a new Analytics software and services offering aimed to help companies in the Travel & Transportation industry mitigate IT security risks and address a growing volume of advanced threats and data compromising incidents faced by the industry. Utilizing counter fraud and security technologies and services, IBM will help hotels chains, airlines, car rental agencies commercial freight and other industry companies not only assess their current security posture but resolve any potential threats or incoming vulnerability. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 7:03 am

IBM Positioned the Furthest in the Leaders Quadrant in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management Report

IBM today announced that Gartner has again positioned IBM the furthest in the leaders quadrant in its Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Content Management report by Mark R. Gilbert, Karen M. Shegda, Kenneth Chin, Gavin Tay, and Hanns Koehler-Kruener published on September 25, 2014. IBM is positioned the furthest for both completeness of vision and ability to execute for the second consecutive year. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 5:01 am

Report: IBM A Leader for Business Intelligence Services Says Independent Research Firm

IBM today announced that Forrester Research, Inc. recognized its Business Analytics & Strategy (BI Services) consulting practice as a leader in business intelligence services, and placed it among vendors who have the most mature, broad and global analytics services in the industry. Forrester also noted that “IBM maintains a breadth and depth of expertise few providers can match.” E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 8:03 pm

IBM Expands Global Cloud Footprint with First SoftLayer Cloud Center in France

IBM today announced that it will open a new SoftLayer cloud center in Paris, France, before the end of this year. The facility will complement SoftLayer cloud centers in London and Amsterdam, offering clients more options for moving data and operations to the cloud in Europe in a secure environment.  IBM Cloud will also provide cloud infrastructure services for customers and companies in France that require in-country data residency. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 9:21 pm

AirStrip To Provide Mobile Monitoring and Early Patient Warning Technology Using IBM’s Real-Time Analytics

AirStrip® and IBM today announced that AirStrip will work to develop a mobile monitoring solution to help clinicians predict declining health in acute and critically ill patients. IBM will provide the streaming analytics technology which allows AirStrip’s solution to use data from numerous data sources in real time. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 8:02 pm

IBM and Microsoft to Offer Greater Choice in the Hybrid Cloud

IBM and Microsoft announced today that they are working together to provide their respective enterprise software on Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud. As adoption of hybrid cloud computing accelerates, this relationship will give clients, partners and developers more choice in the cloud, helping them drive new business opportunities, spur innovation and reduce costs. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 8:00 pm

Crowdsourced Supercomputing Project Seeks Better Understanding of DNA, Improved Quality of Life

What do the DNA in Australian seaweed, Amazon River water, tropical plants, and forest soil all have in common? E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 5:02 am

German Public Transportation Co. Adopts IBM Software Defined Storage to Tackle Big Data

IBM today announced that Stuttgarter Straßenbahnen AG (SSB), a leading German public transportation company has turned to IBM Cloud, Software Defined Storage and Flash to improve business application performance and customer response times. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 20 October 2014 | 8:01 pm

BP Selects IBM to Deliver Global SAP Application Development Services

IBM today announced that BP (NYSE: BP) has selected IBM Global Business Services (GBS), to provide Application Development Services for global SAP project delivery. BP is tapping IBM’s globally integrated consulting models to develop and deploy an Enterprise Systems portfolio—including BP’s Upstream, Downstream and Global Functions. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 20 October 2014 | 8:01 pm

IBM Reports 2014 Third-Quarter Results

IBM today announced third-quarter 2014 diluted earnings from continuing operations of $3.46 per share, compared with diluted earnings of $3.77 per share in the third-quarter of 2013, a decrease of 8 percent. Operating (non-GAAP) diluted earnings from continuing operations were $3.68 per share compared with operating diluted earnings of $4.08 per share in the third-quarter of 2013, a decrease of 10 percent. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 20 October 2014 | 6:04 am