IBM Extends Cloud Computing Patent and Innovation Leadership

IBM today announced that its inventors have received more than 400 new cloud patents in 2015. Furthermore, over the last 18 months, IBM has secured nearly 1,200 cloud patents, bolstering the company’s ability to deliver innovative new cloud services, solutions and capabilities to clients across all industries. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 9:12 pm

CVS Health and IBM Tap Watson to Develop Care Management Solutions for Chronic Disease

CVS Health and IBM today announced they will use predictive analytics and Watson cognitive computing to transform care management services for patients with chronic disease. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 30 July 2015 | 5:09 am

IBM Security Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management

IBM today announced that Gartner, Inc. has named IBM Security as a leader in Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) for the seventh year in a row in the newly published Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM.[1] This news follows a recent Gartner report listing IBM as the fastest growing vendor in the global security software market based on 2014 revenue.[2] E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 29 July 2015 | 1:02 am

IBM Launches New Internet of Things Community for Developers

IBM today announced the launch of a new community, IBM developerWorks Recipes, designed to help developers – from novice to experienced – quickly and easily learn how to connect Internet of Things (IoT) devices to the cloud and how to use data coming from those connected devices. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 10:02 pm

RIT collaborates with IBM to enhance Cybersecurity Lab

IBM and Rochester Institute of Technology today announced a new collaboration to advance education for computing security students by providing software that simulates the real-world experience of combatting today’s cybersecurity threats. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 28 July 2015 | 8:10 pm

IBM Board Approves Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

The IBM board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.30 per common share, payable September 10, 2015 to stockholders of record August 10, 2015. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 27 July 2015 | 9:52 pm

IBM Positioned as Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms

IBM today announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned IBM as a Leader in the 2015 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms. For the report Gartner evaluated the IBM MobileFirst Platform. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 27 July 2015 | 9:30 pm

IBM Rolls Out African Skills Initiative

IBM today announced an investment of $60 million over three years to develop the next generation of technical talent in Africa. As part of the initiative, IBM is expanding the Africa Technical Academy and the company’s Africa University Programme to over 20 African countries. IT professionals across the continent are set to benefit with advanced skills in analytics, cloud and big data technologies which are crucial to the next phase of Africa’s economic and social development. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 26 July 2015 | 11:35 pm

IBM Expands Reach to African Entrepreneurs with Innovation Space @ iHub

At the Global Entrepreneurship Summit co-hosted by U.S. President Barack Obama in Kenya this weekend, IBM announced a new innovation and collaboration space at iHub – the heart of Nairobi’s tech community. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 25 July 2015 | 12:00 am

IBM Acquires Compose to Expand Cloud Data Services

IBM today announced the acquisition of San Mateo, CA-based Compose, Inc., a privately held company that provides MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, and other database as a service (DBaaS) offerings targeted at web and mobile app developers. The acquisition furthers IBM’s commitment to accelerating developer productivity and innovation around open source and cloud data services. Financial terms were not disclosed. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 22 July 2015 | 11:04 pm