Good Tech + Great Thinkers

Stories of innovation and visionaries

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Written by Lisa Newton | September 25, 2019 | Cloud, Ecosystem Essentials, Good Tech + Great Thinkers

“Buying and selling has never been easier than it is today.” That is a seemingly obvious and cliché statement. Yet, consider that less than 80 years ago—within the lifetime of nearly 40 million Americans still making purchases today—many had to travel good distances to buy basic necessities, or rely on a massive book of merchandise ...read more


Business Partners prepare to extend new IBM data privacy capabilities to clients worldwide

Written by Mary Coucher | September 13, 2019 | Cloud, Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Security

The partner ecosystem is vital to IBM’s strategy as we enter chapter two of cloud, which is all about transitioning to and driving value with hybrid cloud. The IBM Z enterprise platform is a large part of this hybrid cloud story, and Business Partners are driving an increasing percentage of IBM’s enterprise platform sales. With ...read more


Ecosystem Transformation Part VII: The Evolution of Delivery

Written by Rosalva Nunez | September 10, 2019 | Cloud, Ecosystem Transformation, Good Tech + Great Thinkers

It’s the end of the month and direct deposit does not yet exist. You must go to the appropriate person appointed at your workplace to get your “check” or even in some cases wait a few days to get your check in the mail. The best part is yet to come. You must physically go ...read more


Next Generation Technologies demand a Next Generation Partnership

Written by Denis Murphy | August 22, 2019 | Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Partner Perspectives

Cloud technology is evolving rapidly as the technical capabilities of providers like IBM and its partners grow to meet needs of the next generation of business.  At Anaeko, we’re proud to play a significant role in IBM’s cloud story. Anaeko was founded in 2004 by a team that specialized in mobile data and the Internet ...read more


IBM Business Partners are vital to the next chapter of cloud transformation

Written by Dorothy Copeland | August 1, 2019 | Cloud, Ecosystem Essentials, Good Tech + Great Thinkers

Since the acquisition of Red Hat a few weeks ago, IBM is making tremendous progress in the cloud, software and Systems space. There has never been a better opportunity for IBM Business Partners to capture the market momentum, build your cloud and software skillset and drive meaningful transformation for your customers. Today, we are accelerating ...read more


Mjølner Informatics and IBM Champions for Growth: A partnership greater than the sum of its parts

Written by Michael Heegaard | July 25, 2019 | Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Partner Perspectives

Partnership in business is about using the best that each partner has and combining those elements to create the kind of value that neither could achieve on their own. Mjølner’s story is about how two potential competitors are utilizing their unique capabilities to create extraordinary solutions. Mjølner is a software and digital design consultancy, based ...read more


In Vietnam, workers can start to breathe a little easier

Written by Josh Young | July 15, 2019 | Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Partner Perspectives, Watson

You can’t tell where your path will lead to, but always make your best in every step. Roughly four years ago, Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi had a bit of a pollution problem, much like every other metropolis on the planet. “It wasn’t unbreathable, though” explains Tran Duc Nghia, Chief Technology Officer at Thinklabs. “But ...read more


More than technology: building a better tomorrow

Written by Bruce Maule | July 8, 2019 | Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Making the World Better, Partner Perspectives

Since the discovery of fire and the creation of the wheel, technology has existed to make life better. To make it easier. To make it safer. From our founding over 100 years ago, we here at IBM have worked to improve businesses, developing innovative technology, services and solutions that help work get done efficiently and ...read more


Introducing Watson AI “Partner Path”

Written by Phil Graham | June 25, 2019 | Ecosystem Essentials, Good Tech + Great Thinkers, Watson

While no one can doubt that AI is today’s hottest ticket, you could be forgiven for thinking that AI might not be for you. However, with the market opportunity so attractive, can you really afford not to get involved? Knowing where to start with AI can be a challenge, but with our Watson AI Partner ...read more