Canadian security expert named IBM fellow

A Canadian security expert will receive IBM’s most prestigious technology distinction as one of the 11 scientists to be named to this year’s IBM Fellow program. Sandy Bird, who is head of enterprise

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Big data shines spot light on customer satisfaction: IBM

In an interview of some 1,600 chief information officers worldwide, IBM found that social media and mobile pressures are pushing CIOs to improve customer satisfaction by deploying technology that assists marketing, sales and

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IBM workers in China strike over Lenovo takeover

Hundreds of workers at IBM’s sever plant in China walked out of their jobs recently over worries of reduced wages and job cuts once Big Blue’s x86 server business is turned over to

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Private IaaS in Canada: Modest but growing

Canadian organizations are still only dipping their toes when it comes to taking advantage of infrastructure as a service offerings by service providers. According to a new report from IDC Canada on the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IBM pushes developers to think mobile for Watson

IBM is ratcheting up the attention it is putting on its Watson cognitive computing platform to put a mobile like to its capabilities. It announced this week the Watson Mobile Developer Challenge to

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IBM to offer developers Power Systems on SoftLayer

LAS VEGAS – As IBM Corp. transitions its applications to the cloud the importance of its SoftLayer infrastructure as a service division is becoming more evident. SoftLayer not only will be the platform

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 25th, 2014 Howard Solomon

IBM Maximo goes SaaS — quietly

LAS VEGAS – The cloud is the centre of attention at IBM’s annual Pulse conference, which highlights its latest products and strategies for making everything-as-a-service. Interestingly, there’s only a little light being shone

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IBM to bring cloud to app developers

LAS VEGAS -- For many organizations, cloud computing means software or infrastructure as a service IBM Corp. wants to add a new category: application development in the cloud. In doing so it is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New IBM servers meet Energy Star 2.0 guidelines

IBM has released 11 new two and four socket servers it says meets the version 2.0 of the U.S. Energy Star efficiency guidelines. The units have efficient power supplies, real time power usage

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon