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Cloud technology can help businesses prepare for Brexit

A majority of voters in the United Kingdom chose June 23 to leave the European Union. Business leaders in the UK and across the EU face a period of great uncertainty. While negotiations around the precise terms of the so-called Brexit have yet to begin, speculation on matters such as access to markets, movement of […]

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Get Set for a Digital Transformation that Accelerates your Business into the Future

There is a gigantic mountain of money waiting for the person or team that figures out how to deliver a cloud hosted, transaction-based document processing solution. This solution should include mobile devices as well as central scanning departments across numerous document types, as we are in the age of digital transformation. This is an opinion […]

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Cloud is ubiquitous. Even my mom knows.

Cloud is ubiquitous.  Even my mom knows. My mom asked me today if my job at IBM “is in the cloud.”  She doesn’t understand cloud computing or how it has dramatically changed our world in a few short years.  And she certainly doesn’t understand what it means for content management solutions, but she knows it’s […]

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A brief history of cloud computing

One of the first questions asked with the introduction of a new technology is: “When was it invented?” Other questions like “When was it first mentioned?” and “What are the prospects for its future?” are also common. When we think of cloud computing, we think of situations, products and ideas that started in the 21st […]

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4 key design considerations for a multi-tenant cloud

Cloud uses multi-tenancy to share IT resources, software and services in a cost efficient and secure way. Ever wondered what it takes to achieve multi-tenancy in a hybrid cloud? This intrigued me until I was involved in designing multi-tenant cloud solutions. Multi-tenancy is not new. We have been using it in various forms, one common […]

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Letting customers decide who really leads in cloud

When people discuss “the cloud,” what they’re really talking about is the vast landscape of cloud solutions. Today, clouds fuel apps that are touched by thousands of organizations and millions of people every day. In a lot of ways, the cloud has become the invisible thread weaving its way through everything digital, in one form […]

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Digitization, Business Transformation and the Cloud

Under pressure to digitalize business processes, leading middle-market firms are deploying digital initiatives in an effort to outrun present and future competitors. These initiatives include converting manual, paper-based or offline business processes to online, computer-supported processes that facilitate content collaboration, document approval workflow, and seamless content integration. But, transforming offerings and supporting systems and methods […]

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Increase Business Agility with IBM Case Manager and Box

I’m sure you have heard about the IBM and Box partnership that was announced last year.  Our strategic partnership with Box brings secure content collaboration to our IBM ECM portfolio, including Content Navigator, Datacap, Case Manager and Stored IQ.  Now that we have over a year of working together, the Box and IBM Partnership is […]

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Bringing secure blockchain services to the cloud

Blockchain has a number of different uses, but some users are hesitant to dive in because of security concerns. In some cases, the decentralized control of the system—a permissionless database with an ever-growing list of data records—could leave back doors open for unauthorized access. IBM is looking to alleviate those concerns with a new, cloud-based […]

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Cloud technology: A game changer for athlete training and health

With the opening ceremonies of the Rio Olympics less than a month away, this Olympics will showcase the most innovative technology the Games has ever seen. From sensors that allow fans to monitor athletes’ heart rates in real time, to lap counters at the bottom of swimming lanes, technology is changing the entire landscape of […]

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Hybrid cloud is about choice

Demands on IT architects are high. Among their myriad responsibilities, they’re called upon to align IT strategy with changing operational and regulatory requirements, respond to changes in a timely manner and secure and consolidate traditional IT systems with new applications to reduce costs. They’re also faced with the task of creating architectural solutions that drive […]

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IBM MobileFirst platform adds cloud option

Mobile development increasingly becoming the norm for businesses. According an IBM Institute for Business Value study, 77 percent of executives plan to undertake at least five enterprise mobile initiatives over the next year. As more and more enterprises take advantage of cloud computing, it only makes sense that mobile development and cloud technology should work […]

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