IBM Announces Services Center in UK, Creating up to 300 New Tech Roles

IBM today announced a new services center in the City of Leicester, UK that will create up to 300 new IT roles over the next three years for the next generation of workers, enabling IBM to extend its delivery of an industry leading range of technology services to UK based IBM clients. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 29 January 2015 | 9:01 pm

IBM Research To Lead Company's Advanced Computer Chip R&D At SUNY Polytechnic Institute

IBM and SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) today announced that more than 220 engineers and scientists who lead IBM's advanced chip research and development efforts at SUNY Poly's Albany Nanotech campus will become part of IBM Research, the technology industry's largest and most influential research organization. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 29 January 2015 | 8:30 pm

IBM Cloud to Boost eBay Enterprise Commerce Ecosystem

eBay Enterprise, an eBay Inc. company, and IBM today announced that eBay Enterprise has selected IBM as a leading enterprise hybrid cloud platform to enhance its Magento Hosting Partner ecosystem to further expand its global scope and reach. This agreement is designed to introduce Magento’s ecommerce clients in every industry to IBM’s enterprise-proven cloud platform while also expanding global infrastructure options for Magento’s retailers and brands. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 29 January 2015 | 8:01 pm

IBM serves real time interactive data to fans at the Australian Open

IBM and Tennis Australia today announced new and expanded data driven experiences that will enhance Australian Open 2015 for fans on site and around the world. IBM SlamTracker has been redesigned with new point-by-point data visualizations, commentary and statistics that include player and ball movement data for the first time ever at the Australian Open. IBM CrowdTracker, new for 2015, will provide fans with live match, venue and social information via ausopen.com and the official Australian Open apps. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 29 January 2015 | 7:04 pm

IBM Research and Mars, Incorporated Launch Pioneering Effort to Drive Advances in Global Food Safety

Scientists from IBM Research and Mars, Incorporated today established the Consortium for Sequencing the Food Supply Chain, a collaborative food safety platform that will leverage advances in genomics to further our understanding of what makes food safe a collaborative food safety platform that will leverage advances in genomics to further our understanding of what makes food safe. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 28 January 2015 | 7:07 pm

IBM Research Announces Cloud Breakthrough For Protecting Personal Data

IBM researchers today announced plans for a cloud-based technology that holds potential to help consumers better protect online personal data, including date of birth, home address and credit card numbers. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 27 January 2015 | 11:01 pm

IBM Board Approves Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend; Annual Stockholder Meeting Announced

The IBM board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.10 per common share, payable March 10, 2015 to stockholders of record February 10, 2015. IBM has paid consecutive quarterly dividends every year since 1916. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 26 January 2015 | 11:09 pm

EMLYON Business School to Create a 'Smart Business School' via IBM Cloud

IBM and EMLYON today announced a program to develop a ‘Smart Business School’ higher education environment that is capable of delivering personalized, on-demand business education on a global basis via the IBM Cloud. EMLYON will work with IBM to place educational innovation and digital entrepreneurship at the heart of its strategy, to create better outcomes for its students and a more engaging environment for its teachers. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 26 January 2015 | 7:31 pm

Anthem Teams with IBM to Strengthen IT Operational Performance

IBM today announced a new strategic technology services agreement with Anthem, Inc., one of the leading health benefits companies in the U.S. IBM has been selected to provide operational services for Anthem’s mainframe and data center server and storage infrastructure for the next five years. Among the benefits of the relationship, Anthem has the ability to leverage IBM Cloud solutions that will help increase the ease, availability and speed of adding infrastructure to support new business requirements. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 20 January 2015 | 11:30 pm

IBM Reports 2014 Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results

IBM today announced fourth-quarter 2014 diluted earnings from continuing operations of $5.54 per share, compared with diluted earnings of $5.76 per share in the fourth-quarter of 2013, a decrease of 4 percent. Operating (non-GAAP) diluted earnings from continuing operations were $5.81 per share compared with operating diluted earnings of $6.16 per share in the fourth-quarter of 2013, a decrease of 6 percent. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 20 January 2015 | 3:06 am