cloud integration

There can be only one (hybrid integration solution)

(This post is part of a series. Read part one, part two, part three, part four, part five and part six to learn more about the Urgent Need for Hybrid Integration.) Well, friends, this is it — the last post in our Urgent Need for Hybrid Integration series. As a small departure, I’ve decided not […]

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Train your team for disruption at Think 2018

Business as we know it has changed. If emerging technologies haven’t already reshaped your industry, it’s only a matter of time till they do. Some analysts are predicting that half of Fortune 500 companies will disappear in the next ten years. New challengers appear where we least expect them and incumbents face a choice: disrupt […]

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Announcing IBM content services containers, built for the cloud

Many companies are finding ways to unlock value from the content they create. Knowledge about your business and your customers hides in customer communications, reports, transcripts, presentations and beyond. Often this content is spread across every corner of an enterprise, disconnected and siloed. So there is significant need and desire to quickly deploy an IBM […]

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Automation is exploding. Are you ready for your boom?

Explosion. Disruption. Automation. What do they have in common? Any of these things might conjure up intimidating sci-fi scenarios in your mind, like robots taking over for humans as the world explodes, disrupting life as we know it. But, as an automation technology evangelist, I believe these three forces, when intertwined, are not only fundamentally […]

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Invoice processing in the digital world, powered by BPM and RPA

Invoice processing is possibly one of the oldest business processes known to mankind. From barter to bitcoin, payments have come a long way. However, despite all the innovations and technology, invoice processing is still burdened with a large number of manual tasks and inefficiencies. This can result in issues such as delayed payments and incorrect […]

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AI, flows and App Connect Enterprise: The day one Dreamforce rundown

At Dreamforce 2017, IBM has been focusing on how to help every client make smarter decisions faster. The ability to access the right data, apply new insights and extract unique insights is what drives differentiated outcomes. But we are helping you take this capability one step further. The partnership between IBM and Salesforce provides an […]

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Your guide to the best of Dreamforce 2017

Dreamforce 2017 is officially sold out. Everyone is heading to San Francisco in November. Now what? We’re glad you asked! This year, IBM is the top sponsor. That means we have tons of perks to pass on to you, plus a slew of sessions that will show you how to get the most from your […]

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Tackling digital transformation in the multicloud world

In today’s digital economy, enterprises face disruption by innovative business models and new players in the established industries. Their customers increasingly demand seamless and engaging experiences through a range of digital channels, including mobile apps, web, and IoT devices. Thanks to the immediacy of social media, many people have no patience for brands that fail […]

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Cloud-iplicity: Integration in a multicloud world

Let’s say you suddenly have the power to clone yourself. How many of you would it take to tackle all of your work on any given day? Two? Three? Four? Twelve? If this sounds like a familiar scenario, you probably remember the movie “Multiplicity” starring Michael Keaton (and Michael Keaton and Michael Keaton) as Doug […]

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How Netcool Operations Insight delivers cognitive automation

In my last blog, I talked about some of the growing challenges facing operations teams looking to maximize the availability of services and applications while minimizing the cost of doing so. Enter analytics and machine learning. Why would operations teams care about them? Picture an incident first responder in an operations team – let’s call […]

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The solar eclipse in an application world: What’s new with IBM APM

Like millions across the U.S. last week, I found myself very intrigued by the prospects of witnessing a rare total solar eclipse. So intrigued that I found myself outside during the time of the phenomenon, watching with a small crowd in the parking lot. The eclipse itself was fascinating. But I noticed something else that […]

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8 essential criteria for your enterprise integration tooling

IBM just received the highest scores for “technology” and “execution and market impact” in a Middleware Ovum Decision Matrix. I’ll tell you what that might mean for your business in a minute. But first, a quick story you’ll probably find familiar. I had to call a plumber the other day. An underground pipe for my […]

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