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IBM and Skytap ensure smooth tool migration for Veritas

It’s hard to say who has more trepidation about an IT infrastructure change: those who are responsible for making it happen or users. Change, though often inevitable, is not usually without some anxiety. Two years ago, Veritas Technologies, a leader in multicloud data management, was spun off as an independent entity from Symantec. At that […]

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With expanded partnership, IBM becomes a Salesforce preferred cloud services provider

IBM and Salesforce have announced an expansion of their cloud and AI partnership, a move which included Salesforce naming IBM a preferred cloud services provider. “Naming IBM as a Salesforce preferred cloud services provider demonstrates the power of the IBM Cloud to help companies fundamentally change the way they do business,” said Ginni Rometty, chairman, […]

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Reflections on IBM Cloud in 2017 while looking ahead to 2018

2017 was a turning point for the cloud industry. Enterprises are rapidly adopting cloud as a platform for creating new ways to handle and drive revenue from data. With the volume of structured and unstructured data increasing every day, enterprises are demanding more than just infrastructure as a service. Part of this turnaround is due […]

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Innovating media and advertising with IBM Cloud

You only have one chance to make a first impression, as the saying goes, so it better be a good one. How can companies get noticed in today’s fast-paced age of digital media where there’s fierce competition for eyeballs, especially when there may only milliseconds in which to set themselves apart from the abundance of […]

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MediStreams chooses IBM Cloud for healthcare provider billing solutions

Healthcare is likely the most difficult example of accounts receivable on the planet. In other industries, invoices go out, and either some or all the money for that invoice comes back and gets posted. Then you move on. In healthcare, you almost never receive the amount invoiced. For example, you go to the doctor and […]

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10 of the top IBM Cloud news stories of 2017

If you were to boil down the news of 2017 into a single, pithy slogan, you might make it, “Expect the unexpected.” That sentiment was true for IBM Cloud, with exciting new client announcements, big leaps forward in technologies such as containers, and partnerships that continue to drive cloud adoption around the world. Yet all […]

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The prescription for better healthcare is in the IBM Cloud

The key to better healthcare lies in information technology. Learn how some of our healthcare customers are providing better patient care with innovative solutions that rely on IBM Cloud: IBM Bluemix helps Biop Medical accurately perform early cancer detection Cervical cancer is the second most common cancer and deadliest disease among women worldwide. Tremendous sums […]

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Retailers reap the benefits of cloud managed services and cognitive technologies for SAP

The wealth of experience IBM has in retail and SAP continues to help retailers create innovative, seamless customer experiences. Here are two stories of companies who worked with IBM to stay ahead of the competition, as well as a brief discussion of new cognitive technologies designed to drive innovation in retail. Footwear company transforms its […]

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IOMED relies on IBM Cloud to put unstructured healthcare data to use

Hospitals generate enormous amounts of medical information. As much as 85 percent of it is unstructured, which means it can’t be analyzed or cross-referenced with other kinds of data, making it nearly impossible to use clinical data when conducting business analyses, which wastes enormous opportunities in terms of potential cost savings and efficiency gains. For […]

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Transforming the digital payment experience with IBM Cloud

According to Computerworld, financial technology has been around virtually as long as the financial services industry itself. But since the economic crisis of 2008, a new breed of disruptors has challenged traditional ecommerce providers with more efficient services. Here’s how four fintech companies are shaking up payments with IBM Cloud. Australian digital-only bank improves the […]

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5 retailers using cloud to improve services

Retailers are increasingly looking to cloud computing to meet needs both new and old. Customers expect more from their shopping experiences, and that’s especially true in the busy holiday shopping season. The numbers prove that cloud is a growing part of retail. According to a Markets and Markets study, the retail cloud market is expected […]

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Cloud analytics need a trusted data lake

It’s undeniable that digital transformation is impacting nearly every business. The world is literally transforming around us, and access to information and data, which once was limited to a privileged few, is now mandatory for all. This access to information and data has fundamentally changed the expectations of users, both as consumers and in business. […]

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