Pete McCaffrey

What is a hybrid integration platform (HIP)?

Business leaders are constantly looking for new ways to transform their organizations by using technology and data to drive innovation and business results. But before you can think about deriving insights or building seamless customer experiences, you first need to connect and standardize all of the data across your entire application landscape. From established on-premises […]

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More than 1,000 reasons to attend Think 2018

Any business conference worth attending should be about one thing: preparing your organization to succeed. That’s why the team here at IBM has been working tirelessly to create an educational experience at Think 2018 like none you’ve ever seen. At the center of this experience will be Think Academy, a massive collection of training sessions […]

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Become a disruptor: Announcing new cloud integration capabilities

Digital business transformation is the biggest business disruptor of our age. Consider that the world’s top accommodations provider owns no real estate, and the world’s biggest taxi company launched without owning a single car. Your business can remain vulnerable to “born on digital” disruptors like these. Or you can embrace the seismic shift toward digital […]

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Use cloud integration to build customer relationships

It’s no secret that the business world is changing rapidly. Sometimes it can seem like it’s changing faster than you can keep up. This pace is only going to continue to increase. New companies, and even new industries, appear every day. To stay competitive, you’ll need to create inventive and interactive customer experiences that bring […]

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5 must-see WebSphere sessions at IBM InterConnect 2017

WebSphere users, gather round. By now you surely have heard that IBM InterConnect 2017 will be jam-packed with thousands of exciting sessions, labs, roundtables, meetings and events. As you make your plans, check out my cheat sheet of the top five must-see WebSphere sessions. 1. Session #4938: The total economic impact of migrating from open […]

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Why choose when you can have it all with WebSphere V9?

I don’t like to be restricted, or have anyone make choices for me. For instance, if a restaurant serves me steamed broccoli with my entree, I want sweet potato fries. The point being, I want the choice. If a restaurant can offer options to pair with your burger, why shouldn’t you have the freedom to […]

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Calculate savings on the cloud with IBM WebSphere

The concept of “the cloud” is thrown around quite a bit nowadays. Companies offering cloud services boast relentlessly about how much money a cloud-based environment can save your organization. They promise more space, faster deployment times, and most importantly, lower costs. However, if you’re looking out for your company’s best interests, don’t you want to […]

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Increase ROI by 122 percent by migrating from open source

Most people hear the term “open source” and believe it’s a cost-effective option for their application infrastructure. Well, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but, assuming open source is the cheaper route to go could actually be a costly mistake. Forrester Consulting has analyzed the total economic impact (TEI) of migrating from […]

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You’ve got what it takes with IBM WebSphere Connect

Think you’ve got what it takes to become a digital business? If you said yes, you’d be right. What if the key to your digital success was hiding in your existing WebSphere apps, data and services? What if new revenue streams, untapped markets and restless ecosystems were waiting to connect into your established WebSphere environment? […]

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Easy on-ramps to hybrid cloud are the best bet in Vegas

Maybe I’m in the Las Vegas spirit, but if I were a betting man, I’d bet a dollar every time I heard someone say “hybrid cloud” and undoubtedly, I’d hit the jackpot.  Why? Well, after spending the past two days at the IBM InterConnect Conference in Las Vegas, hybrid cloud has been at the forefront […]

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Extract more value from your existing application investments

Little Oliver Twist said it best when he asked the master: “Please sir, I want some more.” We always want more. More slices of pizza, more money, more time… more, more, more. The tech industry is no different—customers demand more innovative and engaging apps, requiring business leaders to balance new and existing resources in order […]

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