Shahz Afzal

How the new, next-gen IBM Z helps you get more from your cloud

Earlier this week, IBM pulled back the curtain on the new IBM Z mainframe. This is a dazzling piece of technology, designed to be the world’s most powerful transaction system. It includes impressive integration capabilities, leading encryption technology and astounding performance. Sounds impressive, right? But what does all this have to do with cloud? The […]

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Three things businesses should know about process automation

Does your business understand process automation on the cloud? You’ve probably heard the buzz around concepts like machine learning, but are these advancements a threat to your business or an opportunity for future success? It depends on you. The history of business technology is in many ways a history of automation. From the first assembly […]

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3 ways to outpace customer expectations with cloud

What prevents some companies from meeting customer expectations while others are thriving? Knowing the answer to that question could be the difference between failure and success. According to a Dynatrace survey, 79 percent of users will abandon a mobile app if it fails to meet expectations. And guess what, an engaging customer experience isn’t just […]

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Unveiling IBM Cloud Product Insights to unlock value through cloud

Today at IBM InterConnect, the team pulled back the curtain on a new tool to help you find value in your data. It’s called IBM Cloud Product Insights. It’s a product that aims to help you connect your existing middleware infrastructure to the cloud. Why is this so important? It’s anticipated that the future of […]

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The cloud stories you can’t miss at InterConnect

Should you stay home from an event where more than 20,000 representatives from potential customers and partners gathered in one place? Of course not. That’s why you absolutely must join me and my colleagues for IBM InterConnect. There are far too many benefits to name, but if you still need convincing that InterConnect is a […]

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Cloud digital revolution: Disrupt or be disrupted

The future that analysts, technologists and science fiction authors predicted is here—we now live in a digital economy. As consumers, we don’t just access information, we use it to make decisions in real time. We don’t just use a service, we expect an experience that is fast, simple and intuitive. Consumers expect immediate access, speed […]

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