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Supporting the next generation of cloud apps with IBM Cloud Direct Link

The role of cloud computing is rapidly advancing to become a platform for innovation. We see enterprises turning to the cloud as a gateway to high-value services, including artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT), to help turn unstructured data into new business insights and bring better customer experiences to market faster. The […]

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IBM unveils major expansion of cloud capabilities and global availability zones

What does it take to be the cloud for enterprise? How can IBM Cloud better empower clients to digitally transform their businesses? These are the questions we set out to answer at IBM every day. Knowing what it means to be the cloud for enterprise doesn’t require an army of market researchers and focus groups. […]

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Automated platform for processing workers’ compensation claims runs on IBM Cloud

Workers’ compensation insurance covers employees who get injured at work and lose their ability to earn income. Typically, the employer agrees to pay an injured employee so they are not personally financially affected because of something that happened while they were working. What that means, though, is the compensation is also high in comparison to […]

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Mediktor uses AI supported by IBM Cloud to streamline triage of non-urgent medical cases

When you’re not feeling well, Googling your symptoms is not necessarily a good idea. There are so many sources of information online that contradict each other; how do you know which is right, if any? Reading about symptoms can make the most even-tempered person a hypochondriac. Business Insider reports that though people think that online […]

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Contextor adds cognitive capabilities to robotic process automation solutions with IBM Watson

Office workers often spend a good deal of their time in and out of various information systems and applications. To perform their jobs, they might be required to input the same data multiple times, copy and paste data from one window to another, or compare and check information from two different applications. In short, there […]

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Highlights from IBM Think 2018: Wednesday

Today was another exciting day of  announcements, talks and demos at IBM Think. For those who didn’t get a chance to hear the news on the ground, here’s a recap of some of the most exciting stories of the day. Leaders from IBM and VMware teamed up with top clients to share insights about the […]

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Highlights from IBM Think 2018: Tuesday

Today was an action-packed day at Think 2018. The biggest news was the address from IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty, but there were also exciting announcements on everything from new products to crucial partnerships. For those who didn’t get the chance to hear the news on the ground, here is a quick recap of the […]

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More than 1,000 reasons to attend Think 2018

Any business conference worth attending should be about one thing: preparing your organization to succeed. That’s why the team here at IBM has been working tirelessly to create an educational experience at Think 2018 like none you’ve ever seen. At the center of this experience will be Think Academy, a massive collection of training sessions […]

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IBM Cloud revenue jumps 20 percent in third quarter

Cloud now represents 20 percent of total IBM revenue, according to third-quarter earnings results released this week. In the quarter, revenue from as-a-service offerings was up 25 percent year-over-year. Total cloud revenue jumped 20 percent over the third quarter of 2016, and over the trailing 12 months, was up by 25 percent, with a total […]

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IBM leadership in cloud: Building on a legacy of excellence

The market for cognitive insights delivered via cloud to specific industries is estimated to grow to roughly $2 trillion by 2025. Given this huge opportunity, I’m not surprised that some IBM competitors are realigning their sales forces to target industry verticals. While there are several reasons why companies choose IBM over our competitors, we believe […]

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IBM Cloud as-a-service revenue up by 32 percent

In its second-quarter earnings released Tuesday, IBM posted yet another strong quarter for cloud, with 15 percent growth year over year and a total of $3.9 billion in revenue in the quarter ($15.1 billion over the past 12 months). Particularly strong was IBM as-a-service offerings, which saw a 32 percent year-over-year boost and an annual […]

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Cloud Foundry, open source major factors in American Airlines moving public apps to IBM Cloud

American Airlines has announced a multi-year deal to move its website, mobile app and airport kiosks to IBM Cloud. A big part of why American chose IBM for its consumer-facing applications—the two companies solidified a cloud agreement last year—was how friendly IBM Cloud is to open source technologies and the ability to build on Cloud […]

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