IBM Tackles Big Data Challenges with Open Server Innovation Model

IBM today debuted new Power Systems servers that allow data centers to manage staggering data requirements with unprecedented speed, all built on an open server platform. In a move that sharply contrasts other chip and server manufacturers' proprietary business models, IBM through the OpenPOWER Foundation, released detailed technical specifications for its POWER8 processor , inviting collaborators and competitors alike to innovate on the processor and server platform, providing a catalyst for new innovation. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 23 April 2014 | 12:01 am

IBM Watson Group Invests in Fluid to Transform the Consumer Shopping Experience

Imagine having access to your own personal shopping assistant anytime, anywhere. Thanks to a partnership between IBM and Fluid Inc., the ultimate shopping advisor, powered by Watson, is poised to transform the consumer shopping experience. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 21 April 2014 | 10:18 pm

IBM Provides SoftLayer Ecosystem Partners with New Resources for Generating Cloud Revenue

IBM today announced that it is launching a series of initiatives to make it easier and more profitable for Business Partners of SoftLayer, an IBM Company to develop, market and sell cloud services to their customers. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 17 April 2014 | 8:02 pm

IBM Reports 2014 First-Quarter Results

IBM today announced first-quarter 2014 diluted earnings of $2.29 per share, a year-to-year decrease of 15 percent. Operating (non-GAAP) diluted earnings were $2.54 per share, compared with operating diluted earnings of $3.00 per share in the first quarter of 2013, a decrease of 15 percent. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 16 April 2014 | 3:07 am

The Hartford Signs Agreement With IBM To Move IT To The Cloud

The Hartford and IBM announced a new six-year technology services agreement to implement a new service model that includes a private cloud infrastructure. The partnership supports The Hartford’s strategy to drive profitable growth and increase operational effectiveness as it continues to focus on its property and casualty, group benefits and mutual funds businesses. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 8:00 pm

IBM Creates Big Data & Business Analytics Center of Competence in Greece

IBM has announced that it will establish a new Big Data and Business Analytics Center of Competence in Athens, Greece advancing its ability to deliver Big Data and Business Analytics technical and consulting capabilities in the region, drawing on an emerging generation of highly skilled local expertise. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 5:05 am

IBM technology underpins project to make British Columbia’s the “smartest coast on the planet”

IBM today announced it is collaborating with Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) on a three-year, multi-million dollar project to equip British Columbia with a monitoring and prediction system to respond to off-shore accidents, tsunamis and other natural disasters. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 1:56 am

Lava Dials into IBM Cloud to Ensure Uninterrupted Business Operations

Lava International Ltd, a leading Indian mobile handset company, has selected IBM SmartCloud Virtualized Server Recovery (VSR) services, a cloud-based disaster recovery solution, to ensure continuous business operations, manage costs and improve overall resiliency. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 14 April 2014 | 1:45 am

Novitex Enterprise Solutions Chooses IBM to Build its Cloud

IBM and Novitex Enterprise Solutions today announced that they have signed an estimated $10-million agreement for IBM to provide cloud-based Infrastructure and Security services leveraging Softlayer’s open, scalable and secure infrastructure to support Novitex’s industry leading document outsourcing solutions. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 13 April 2014 | 8:02 pm

IBM Delivers Disaster Recovery, Security Services to SoftLayer Clients

IBM today announced it is delivering SoftLayer clients a new set of cloud-capabilities and services that accelerate cloud adoption by securing vital company assets and maintaining continuous businesses operations, even in the event of a disaster. As a result, companies can quickly deploy business innovative critical applications on a SoftLayer platform while ensuring that customer loyalty and the company reputation are maintained. SoftLayer is an IBM company. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 13 April 2014 | 8:01 pm