SAP expands reach of HANA Enterprise Cloud with IBM deal

SAP is about to dramatically increase the number of data centres around the world hosting its HANA Enterprise Cloud platform. Rather than build server rooms itself,  IBM will host the infrastructure at its

Published on: October 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IBM wins a federal data centre contract

IBM Canada has won a multi-year contract to provide and manage one of the new data centres the federal government needs as it consolidates IT infrastructure under its Shared Services program. IBM's Barrie,

Published on: October 8th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IBM to put Elastic Storage system on Power servers

IBM will announce an expansion of its Elastic Storage platform at a company conference this week, according to a report. Computerworld U.S. said that on Monday the company will reveal an integrated Elastic Storage

Published on: October 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IBM Power servers to outrun Watson

A new line of IBM Power servers scheduled for release in 2016 is receiving power upgrades that will make the servers faster than the company’s Watson supercomputer. IBM (NYSE: IBM) has been touting Watson,

Published on: October 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Lenovo-IBM server deal finalized

Lenovo's enterprise server business is about to get a lot bigger as it closes a US$2.1 billion deal to buy the x86 server and associated lines from IBM. The deal officially closes Oct.

Published on: September 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Sidebar: Workload automation tools

Here’s a few notes on some of the packages: --IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler, version 9.2 released in March. There’s also a SaaS version. Chris Fortin, business unit executive for cloud and smarter infrastructure

Published on: September 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

A new local SoftLayer data centre solves data residency issues and drives better business performance

Cloud is here —from reducing hardware and software expenditures and time-to-market, to provisioning and managing critical services such as storage and computing platforms, cloud computing is helping organizations around the world realize their

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How IBM Worklight creates value for all stakeholders

If you’re looking for more in-depth information on minimizing security threats, download the research below and / or attend one of IBM's "Smarter Business Summits" being held across Canada. These Summits focus on

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IBM’s Simon, world’s first smart phone, is 20 years old

Most Canadians think the BlackBerry was the world's first smart phone. Not so, according to IBM, which accords the honour to its Simon, introduced in 1994. To mark the 20th anniversary, London's Science

Published on: August 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon