IBM, Packet Clearing House and Global Cyber Alliance Collaborate to Protect Businesses and Consumers from Internet Threats

IBM Security, Packet Clearing House (PCH) and The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) today launched a free service designed to give consumers and businesses added privacy and security protection as they access the internet. The new Quad9 Domain Name System (DNS) service helps protect users from accessing millions of malicious internet sites known to steal personal information, infect users with ransomware and malware, or conduct fraudulent activity.

Posted on: 16 November 2017 | 5:30 am

Fusion Genomics Turns to IBM Cloud to Help Support Advances Designed to Conquer Global Pandemics

IBM today announced that Vancouver-based company Fusion Genomics selected IBM’s cloud capabilities to help advance Fusion’s ability to detect pandemics before they happen. Fusion Genomics has developed disruptive DNA and RNA technology that it believes can positively identify infectious diseases and enhance the surveillance of emerging pathogens like MERS, SARS, avian flu, and swine flu.

Posted on: 15 November 2017 | 7:54 pm

IBM Announces Advances to IBM Quantum Systems & Ecosystem

IBM announced today two significant quantum processor upgrades for its IBM Q early-access commercial systems. These upgrades represent rapid advances in quantum hardware as IBM continues to drive progress across the entire quantum computing technology stack, with focus on systems, software, applications and enablement.

Posted on: 9 November 2017 | 8:01 pm

IBM Expands Watson Data Platform to Help Unleash AI for Professionals

IBM today announced new offerings to its Watson Data Platform, including data cataloging and data refining, which is designed to make it easier for developers and data scientists to analyze and prepare enterprise data for AI applications, regardless of its structure or where it resides. By improving data visibility and helping to better enforce data security policies, users can now connect and share data across public and private cloud environments.

Posted on: 2 November 2017 | 7:01 am

IBM Closes Acquisition of Vivant Digital Business

IBM today announced it has completed the acquisition of Vivant Digital business (Vivant), a boutique digital and innovation agency based in Australia, to join IBM iX. Financial details were not disclosed.

Posted on: 1 November 2017 | 11:09 pm

IBM Brings Cloud-native Environment to Private Clouds

IBM today announced a new IBM Cloud Private software platform to help companies unlock billions of dollars in technology investment in core data and applications and extend cloud-native tools across public and private clouds.

Posted on: 1 November 2017 | 7:01 am

IBM Board Approves Quarterly Cash Dividend; Authorizes $3 Billion For Stock Repurchase

The IBM board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.50 per common share, payable December 9, 2017 to stockholders of record November 10, 2017.

Posted on: 30 October 2017 | 10:11 pm

IBM Elects Two New Members to its Board of Directors

The IBM board of directors today elected Joseph R. Swedish and Frederick H. Waddell to the board.

Posted on: 30 October 2017 | 3:15 am

IBM Transforms FlashSystem to Help Drive Down the Cost of Data

IBM today announced sweeping advances in its all-flash storage solutions and software to significantly drive down the costs of data and extend its solutions for hybrid and private cloud environments.

Posted on: 26 October 2017 | 7:01 am

The Weather Company and TripAdvisor to Provide Weather-Based Point of Interest & Activity Recommendations for Made for Samsung App Users

The Weather Company, an IBM Business, today announced that it has collaborated with TripAdvisor, the travel site that enables travelers to unleash the full potential of every trip, to provide The Weather Channel Made for Samsung App users with tailored point of interest, activity, and attraction recommendations based on forecasts.

Posted on: 18 October 2017 | 1:06 am