This first article of the "Surfing the cloud tsunami" series focuses on independent software vendors (ISVs) and their evolution to the cloud.
Part 2 of Fang Feng's and Neena Richard's interview with IBM LotusLive Chief Architect Marshall Lamb about his perspective on various aspects LotusLive and SaaS, including shifting services to the cloud, collaboration, competitors, data privacy, licensing and more.
Cloud computing presents new business opportunities for existing and emerging Business Partners. Whether it is about helping with the design, building and management of a private cloud, operating a public cloud infrastructure, or whether the need is for the deployment of applications or assets as a cloud service, there is always a chance to engage with the know-how of IBM partnership.
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.