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Most enterprises tailor hybrid cloud to their specific needs

CIOs, CTOs and all line-of-business leaders looking to gain differentiation and strategic advantage: you’ve come a long way in the last four years when it comes to cloud technology. That’s one of the key takeaways from a new IBM Institute for Business Value report, Tailoring Hybrid Cloud. My co-authors — IBMers Justin Chua, Robert Freese, […]

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Turn Archived Information Into Big Data and Analytical Assets

Datawatch Extends IBM Content Manager OnDemand to Help Unlock Value of Data Many of the decision support, compliance, reporting and operational issues that businesses face are not efficiently solved with complex database query tools or data warehouses. The answers, more often than not, lie in an organization’s transactional content. These reports, statements and correspondence – […]

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IBM and Box link up to integrate enterprise cloud offerings

It’s a match made in cloud. IBM and Box have announced a partnership that’s already been labeled “huge,” “wide-ranging,” and “major.” Box will fold IBM Watson analytics and security into its current capabilities, and allow users to store their data on the IBM Cloud. IBM, meanwhile, will incorporate Box into its email and enterprise applications, […]

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Debunking three myths about software as a service (SaaS)

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is not a new delivery model.  The SaaS market has enjoyed rapid growth over the past few years and shows no signs of slowing.  In fact the SaaS market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 24 percent to reach by $66.9 billion 2016 and the applications segment is expected to grow […]

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Reimagining enterprise IT in the social, mobile age with open cloud

I believe the enterprise IT application delivery model as it exists today in many organizations is broken. With the advent of cloud, social and mobile, it requires new thinking. Users seem to agree as shadow IT has grown exponentially in recent years. The advisory firm CEB estimates that 40 percent of all IT spending at […]

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Cloudant’s bright future with IBM & SoftLayer

Cloudant CEO Derek Schoettle explains how his company's partnership with IBM & SoftLayer allows it to better address new Web projects and mobile applications in the enterprise.

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Application modernization to cloud: A bird’s eye view

Enterprises that are modernizing their applications to cloud platforms are in a position to unlock significant business value.

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My day at the US Open

What enterprises can learn from technology in sports.

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Why should I switch to Software as a Service, anyway?

How SaaS can help you emerge from behind the firewall.

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The future of managed cloud services

The ultimate goal of managed cloud services is to receive higher value services out of the cloud.

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From self-service to outsourced; a cloud migration

Would you trust the most critical aspects of your business and its reputation to a “do-it-yourself” (DIY) approach?

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January #cloudchat recap: Interoperability and open source

This #cloudchat took place on Jan. 10, 2013, and focused on standards, open source initiatives, and particularly OpenStack.

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