IBM Helps Developers Design Mobile Apps for People with Disabilities

IBM researchers have created a new tool for iOS and Android™ mobile applications expected to potentially benefit as many as one billion people with disabilities worldwide, including those who are vision and hearing impaired, as well as the elderly. The new Mobile Accessibility Checker is an automated test to help strengthen the accessibility features of mobile applications. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 8:01 pm

Vodafone Spain Announces Vodafone Connected City Initiative

Vodafone announced a new initiative to provide intelligent services to cities, helping them ensure more effective management of city resources and address some of the most pressing needs faced by cities today. The new offering, Vodafone Connected City, will also enable the development of new smarter cities solutions for both public administration and private sector companies. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 7:15 pm

Next IBM MobileFirst for iOS Apps Unveiled

IBM today announced the expansion of the IBM MobileFirst for iOS portfolio to address key priorities for the Banking and Financial Services, Airline and Retail industries. These next IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions are available for business customization and deployment starting today. The full portfolio of made-for-business apps from Apple and IBM hold the potential to transform the job roles and effectiveness of hundreds of millions of professionals globally. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 8:01 pm

IBM Delivers Record Performance to Cloud, Mobile and Web App Developers

IBM today announced results from an industry benchmark that demonstrate record speed to help developers better integrate applications on the cloud. Today, data must flow seamlessly across an enterprise to meet the demands of new digital workloads. This requirement creates integration challenges for application developers that are working to deliver new analytics, big data, and mobile applications in hybrid cloud environments. IBM's WebSphere software can help developers address these integration challenges and rapidly deploy applications in complex cloud environments. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 27 February 2015 | 12:36 am

Report: IBM “Leads the Pack” in Global Infrastructure Outsourcing; Support for Hybrid Cloud Computing Tops IO Agenda

IBM announced today that Forrester Research has positioned the company as the leading supplier in the global infrastructure outsourcing segment, based on an evaluation of most significant suppliers. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 25 February 2015 | 1:01 am

IBM And Juniper Networks Partner To Build Smarter Networks With Predictive Analytics

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced plans to provide real-time network behavior insights to help customers dramatically improve mobile experiences, address increasing Internet of Things (IoT) application demands and uncover new opportunities gleaned from Big Data. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 24 February 2015 | 4:37 am

Citi and IBM Align to Accelerate Digital Banking Innovation Through Citi Mobile Challenge

Citi® and IBM today announced a collaboration to work with developers and build the next generation of financial technology (FinTech) through the Citi Mobile Challenge. IBM will offer mentorship tutorials, and access to Bluemix, IBM’s digital innovation platform, to help developers participating in the Citi Mobile Challenge build, test and deploy their FinTech solutions. Citi Chief Client Experience, Digital and Marketing Officer for Global Consumer Banking Heather Cox and IBM Fellow and CTO Jerry Cuomo made the announcement at IBM InterConnect 2015, IBM’s major cloud and mobile conference. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 23 February 2015 | 11:11 pm

Shiseido Teams with IBM to Empower Its Beauty Consultants with Mobile Apps That Change the Way They Work

IBM today announced its collaboration with Shiseido Co., Ltd., a global cosmetics manufacturer, to empower its nearly 10,000 Beauty Consultants in Japan with mobile apps designed to provide new customer services, customer-centric product improvements and social innovations. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 23 February 2015 | 11:05 pm

IBM Helps Enterprises Accelerate Mobile Strategies with the New IBM MobileFirst Platform

IBM today announced new modular mobile solutions to empower organizations with greater flexibility and speed to better enable employees, engage customers and drive business growth. The new IBM MobileFirst Platform helps organizations effectively manage an increasing number of apps and support successful mobile adoption across the enterprise. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 23 February 2015 | 11:04 pm

IBM and Tech Mahindra Join Hands to Accelerate Global Hybrid Cloud Adoption

IBM today announced it has signed a strategic teaming agreement with Tech Mahindra, a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering with $3.5 billion in revenue and over 670 clients across 51 countries. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 23 February 2015 | 1:20 am