Good Samaritan Society Transforms Care for Senior Citizens Using IBM Big Data and Analytics

IBM today announced that The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society is using IBM Big Data and Analytics technology to transform health and wellness services for seniors so that they can live safely and more independently in their homes. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 30 July 2014 | 12:30 am

IBM Elects Two New Members to its Board of Directors

The IBM board of directors today elected Alex Gorsky and Peter R. Voser to the board. Alex Gorsky, 54, is chairman and chief executive officer of Johnson & Johnson, and his election to the board will take effect on September 1, 2014. Peter R. Voser, 55, a Swiss national, is the retired chief executive officer of Royal Dutch Shell plc. His election to the board will take effect on January 1, 2015. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 29 July 2014 | 3:34 am

IBM Board Approves Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

The IBM board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.10 per common share, payable September 10, 2014 to stockholders of record August 8, 2014. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 28 July 2014 | 10:00 pm

IBM to make free supercomputing power available to sustainability scientists

In support of the updated Climate Data Initiative announced by the White House today, IBM will provide eligible scientists studying climate change-related issues with free access to dedicated virtual supercomputing and a platform to engage the public in their research. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 28 July 2014 | 8:35 pm

Breakthrough Elastic Cloud-to Cloud Networking Unveiled by AT&T, IBM Research and ACS

cientists from AT&T, IBM and Applied Communication Sciences (ACS) announced a proof-of-concept technology that reduces set up times for cloud-to-cloud connectivity from days to seconds. This advance is a major step forward that could one day lead to sub-second provisioning time with IP and next generation optical networking equipment and enables elastic bandwidth between clouds at high connection request rates using intelligent cloud data center orchestrators, instead of requiring static provisioning for peak demand. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 28 July 2014 | 8:01 pm

Healthcare Sciences Publisher PLM and IBM Speed Access to Medical Information to Deliver Better Patient Care with Mobile

IBM today announced that PLM, a Latin American healthcare sciences publisher, launched a library of mobile apps to deliver medical information on conditions such as cancer and heart disease. Healthcare providers using a mobile device can now access the most up-to-date information to deliver better patient care. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 24 July 2014 | 8:26 pm

IDC MarketScape Names IBM a Leader in Worldwide Managed Security Services

IBM today announced that it has been named a leader in the new IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed Security Services 2014 Vendor Assessment. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 24 July 2014 | 8:00 pm

California Department of Technology and IBM Announce CalCloud, the Next Generation Technology Service

The California Department of Technology and IBM today announced CalCloud, a new technology model powered by cloud computing to build and deliver more innovative government services and savings. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 24 July 2014 | 12:35 am

USAA and IBM Join Forces to Serve Military Members

IBM and USAA announced that the cognitive capabilities of IBM Watson technology are now available to USAA members. USAA is the first to commercialize the use of Watson as a consumer-facing application. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 10:50 pm

IBM Expands High Performance Computing Capabilities in the Cloud

IBM today announced that it is making high performance computing (HPC), as part of technical computing, more accessible through the cloud for clients grappling with big data and other computationally intensive activities. E-mail this page Save to del.icio.us Digg this

Posted by on 22 July 2014 | 8:46 pm