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Copaco and IBM: Creating a new generation of business partner

Written by Justine Tan | May 13, 2019 | Partner Perspectives, Systems, Watson

Copaco has a long history of innovation with IBM. In 2016, we became the first European IT distributor to include IBM offerings in a cloud marketplace. We added IBM Connections Cloud, IBM Verse and SoftLayer to our 2tCloud platform as part of our ongoing strategy to shift toward a more solution-based market approach. In the ...read more


Earth Day: When people employ powerful technology—the impact can be monumental

Written by Jacqueline Woods | April 22, 2019 | Making the World Better, Partner Perspectives, Watson

On April 22, 1970, 20 million Americans took to the streets, parks and auditoriums to demonstrate for a healthy, sustainable environment. By 1990, Earth Day had gone global, lifting environmental issues onto the world stage. Today, Earth Day is the largest secular observance in the world and is celebrated by more than a billion people ...read more


Three easy steps to marketing your Watson AI solution

Written by Micah Mingo | April 10, 2019 | Data + AI, Marketing, Watson

When you are developing a marketing strategy for your Watson AI solution, you have no quick or easy fix at your disposal. However, a recent marketing workshop run by Marketing Consultant Fiona Butler of TBT Marketing and IBM introduced a three-stage approach that should help Partners to get started. The approach begins with market segmentation, ...read more


Find out how Watson AI partners collaborate for social benefit

Written by Micah Mingo | March 12, 2019 | Data + AI, Making the World Better, Watson

Watson Guild is an initiative driven by 13 leading UKI Watson AI Partners* and IBM with the socially oriented objective of developing an AI solution for a specific charity. Building the foundations Early in 2018, IBM ran an Exploratory Day in London to help agree on the remit of the Guild and work out the ...read more


Champions for Growth: Secure your future with IBM skills and experience

Written by Micah Mingo | March 5, 2019 | Ecosystem Essentials, Partner Perspectives, Watson

In the age of the next-generation ecosystem, a business’s ability to work collaboratively with suppliers, partners and peers can make the difference between success and failure. Enterprises are increasingly interdependent when it comes to creating and delivering value, and that same interdependence is enabling the transfer of skills between enterprises in exciting new ways. The ...read more


IBM Watson Build 2018: Global Champion Selected!

Written by Micah Mingo | February 13, 2019 | Data + AI, THINK, Watson

We are excited to announce a new Watson Build Global Champion: Compta Emerging Business, SA. The company developed Bee2FireDetection, a complete system of automatic fire prevention, prediction and detection for forests, industrial yards and natural parks. The Watson Build Challenge gives Business Partners across the globe access to IBM resources, technology experts and IBM Cloud ...read more


Live from San Francisco: PartnerWorld at Think starts tomorrow

Written by Andrea Bush | February 10, 2019 | Cloud, THINK, Watson

Hello from San Francisco! We are here in the City by the Bay to kick off this year’s PartnerWorld at Think — our exclusive Business Partner leadership conference, which officially starts tomorrow morning. We’re looking forward to connecting with many of you at the Moscone Center over the next two jam-packed days of inspiration, insight, ...read more


Connect with your community through Think 2019 campuses

Written by Andrea Bush | February 6, 2019 | Cloud, THINK, Watson

Planning your agenda for Think 2019? Find your community fast at one or more of the Think campuses. These gathering places bring together IBM experts, IBM Business Partners and customers to exchange ideas and information on shared areas of interest. Each campus will showcase the latest technologies and present business results that your peers and ...read more


Watson Build 2018 Global Showcase

Written by Justine Tan | January 25, 2019 | Data + AI, THINK, Watson

Meet the champions and finalists at Think 2019: February 13, 2019 The Journey IBM created the Watson Build Challenge to spark the development of innovative AI solutions that run on IBM Cloud. Over the past nine months, we have offered access to exclusive IBM resources, technology experts and IBM Cloud credits to enable Business Partner ...read more