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Link roundup: IBM launches next generation of SmartCloud services

Yesterday, IBM ushered in its next generation of SmartCloud services as well as new capabilities to enable its vibrant ecosystem of business partners. Here’s a sampling of some of the chatter surrounding what these new services and capabilities mean for IBM and the industry:

Forbes: IBM Upgrades Cloud Play with Startup Nirvanix – Stock Hits 52 week high

Wall Street Journal: IBM Updates Its Cloud Products For Business Customers

ZDNET – Between the Lines (Blog): IBM launches platform-as-a-service effort, beefs up cloud focus

ITBusinessEdge: IBM Significantly Expands Scope of Cloud Computing Effort

TechCrunch: IBM Announces New SmartCloud Services, Partnership With Nirvanix

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