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What industry leaders think about IBM Multicloud Manager, part 2

Thoughts on Cloud asked a virtual roundtable of cloud experts and analysts to weigh in on the IBM Multicloud Manager announcement and the future of multicloud. Check out part one for each participant’s bio and additional insight. Thoughts on Cloud: How important is avoiding vendor lock-in with regard to enterprise cloud environments? Jo Peterson: It’s […]

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Why a multicloud strategy beats a one-size-fits-all cloud approach

When cloud computing first started, one size really did seem to fit all. Companies looked for quick wins, moving generic applications to public cloud infrastructures so they could take advantage of lower costs and increased scalability. More than a decade later, the industry has evolved. Organizations are moving from single-cloud implementations to multicloud strategies. Many of the […]

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What industry leaders think about IBM Multicloud Manager

New IBM research shows that 85 percent of enterprises operate in a multicloud environment, which means companies are working across public, private and hybrid clouds. Yet the same survey shows that IT leaders at well over half of these companies acknowledge they do not have all the tools, processes or strategy in place to manage […]

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New IBM and SAP services benefit businesses

“Trust takes years to build, seconds to break, and forever to repair,” the old adage goes. One of the biggest issues of our time is trust in technology. For more than 100 years, IBM has built its brand on being a trustworthy partner for some of the most critical organizations in the world. The 45-plus […]

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The Weather Company scales web services to help keep people safe

Scaling web resources to meet predicted peaks in user demand is a common challenge. Retailer ramp-up for Black Friday is a classic example. But weather is much less predictable, so the challenge for The Weather Company is exponentially more difficult. Millions of people around the world rely on The Weather Company, an IBM Business, for […]

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What is multicloud?

You might have heard that multicloud is the future of IT. It would be more accurate to say it’s the present of IT. More than 80 percent of enterprises already have a multicloud strategy. But what is multicloud, exactly? As the name suggests, multicloud is an IT approach in which an organization uses multiple cloud […]

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Ditto Bank reaches globally with the IBM Cloud

Some global banks promise a high level of service for their customers anywhere in the world, but the reality often fails to live up to those high expectations. For example, if a customer relocates to another country, they might find themselves tied up in a laborious paper-based process to open a new account. For all […]

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What is IBM Multicloud Manager?

Seeing clients use IBM Cloud Private to transform their businesses over the past 12 months has been remarkable. Hundreds of enterprises across the world have used the platform to build cloud-native applications, integrate data across public and private clouds, keep sensitive workloads behind their firewalls, and modernize applications. Talking to these clients, it is clear […]

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With cloud, Jenzabar brings new simplicity to higher education

Today’s college students are digital natives, so they naturally expect their higher education experience to involve fast and convenient tools and processes. However, many student information systems delivered at colleges and universities are constrained by inefficient, rigid on-premises systems. At Jenzabar, we translate advances in technology into advances in educational opportunities. With this objective in mind, […]

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Accelerating high performance computing in the cloud with IBM and Rescale

High performance computing (HPC) is helping enterprises across industries tackle some of the world’s most complex challenges, from helping a petroleum company handle complex fluid dynamics simulations for reservoir modeling to supporting automotive companies as they design autonomous vehicles to helping aerospace companies create the next rocket or airplane design. When the potential of HPC […]

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2018 API economy and management trends

This year IBM was a sponsor of API World, one of the largest application programming interface (API) conferences in the world, and we had a great opportunity to both deliver and learn first-hand the major trends and initiatives on the minds of API professionals working to solve real business problems. As someone who has been […]

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SIFI removes barriers to international growth with SAP and IBM Cloud

Ophthalmology is a highly specialized area of healthcare and a challenging sector. Creating pharmaceuticals and medical devices requires significant investment, especially for organizations that want to manufacture and sell innovative products internationally. Different countries each have their own rigorous quality standards and certifications, so expanding into new markets increases complexity. SIFI’s strategy is to grow […]

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