Chief Technology Officer

API management and innovation can make businesses essential

How do you change your business from just being relevant to your customers to being essential? The API economy has turned the concept of what it means to go to market completely upside down. The crux of this shift is the ability to use APIs to innovate faster, connect with more partners, and expand the […]

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Dare to lead with streaming video at your next annual meeting

Most professionals place a premium on communication and transparency in the workplace. More than half (52 percent) of workers who took part in a recent Society for Human Resource Management study indicated that management’s communication of the organization’s goals and strategies was important to their job satisfaction. Many companies, in turn, pay a premium to […]

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Why Bluebee chose IBM as a strategic partner

It is essential for startups to build strategic partnerships with key players in the market. For my company, Bluebee, a relatively small outfit, larger, key players do not necessarily come to mind as logical partners for success. Bluebee offers cloud-based services for genomics analytics on a global scale for research labs, clinical users, diagnostics companies, […]

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5 must-haves for building the right cloud from Elevate NYC 2016

A few years ago, the question facing IT leaders was, “Are you moving to the cloud?” Now, the question has become, “Are you getting the most out of your cloud?” Organizations in every part of the economy — from retail and finance to government and education —  have adopted the cloud as an integral part […]

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8 steps to help your organization enter the cloud

Say you’re a CIO or CTO who wants to make a fundamental shift in how digital technology can drive your enterprise to innovate and produce transformational business outcomes. Say you know how it can change not just the operations of your business, but its culture as well. In essence, you’re ready to enter the cloud. […]

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Bringing supercomputing to the masses

We’re at an inflection point in the computer industry. Today’s iPhones hold more processing power than the best Apollo-era computers. Moore’s Law tells us that the number of transistors on integrated circuits doubles every two years. We hold an unprecedented amount of computing power at our fingertips, and it’s still growing at an exponential rate. […]

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Enterprise cloud strategy: Governance in a multi-cloud environment

Enterprises manage risk. It’s a business reality that applies as much to cloud computing as it does to finance, operations or marketing. To mitigate risk from data loss or downtime, or retain control of enterprise data and application strategy, organizations today often use two or more cloud providers in their cloud environments. This multi-cloud strategy […]

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IBM wins Frost & Sullivan 2016 Cloud Company of the Year award

Market research firm Frost & Sullivan has conferred its 2016 Cloud Company of the Year award to IBM, citing hybrid integration and affordability as major factors. Lynda Stadtmueller, Vice President of Cloud Services for Stratecast/Frost & Sullivan, explained the choice of the IBM Cloud platform because it “supports the concept of ‘hybrid integration’ — that […]

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“Outthink” comes alive in insurance industry drones application

The concept of “outthink” is sweeping through numerous industries as companies and individuals uncover new ways to transform their businesses using social, mobile, cloud, Internet of Things (IoT) and cognitive technologies. To make this strategy a success, outthink must come alive to fuel innovation. This new approach to technology must be thoughtfully applied to a […]

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