I’m part of a Cloud infrastructure Team that has deployed multiple IBM software as a service (SaaS) offerings leveraging the cost effectiveness, flexibility and power of cloud computing. What is particularly unique about this new breed of offerings is that they are powered by the incredibly versatile SoftLayer cloud. With an accelerated timeline and a […]
I was inspired to write this post after attending an IBM Pulse 2014 session presented by Philippe Labussière, cloud director at Sogeti, and Guilhaume Garcia, cloud IT specialist from the IBM Client Center in Montpellier, France. By demonstrating a live environment managing four different clouds, they showed us how easy cloud usage could be. So on this […]
During the IBM Pulse 2014 conference in Las Vegas this week, I had a chance to interview Steve Twist, cloud lead for IBM Software Group in Australia. Steve speaks to many Australian businesses about how IBM can help transform their business with cloud technologies. Here’s what he had to say about how the cloud can […]
Conferences come and go, but IBM Pulse 2014 will be remembered for marking a turning point for IBM and the IT industry. I’m going to explain this from the point of view of the recent New York Times bestseller, The Second Machine Age, by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee. The book talks about the economic […]
Future generations will wonder why there were computer rooms in all business buildings in “the old days.” This is similar to how we feel today when we learn how industries had to secure their own power source in the past. Were programmers considered artists in the 1980s? As a newly educated engineer from college in […]
I am reporting live from the IBM Pulse Conference that started last Sunday in Las Vegas. Today is the third day of the conference, which turned out to be the biggest (11,000 attendees) to date. I guess this has something to do with the conference’s major focus on cloud computing. People are making “Bold Moves” […]
Steve recaps the action from the Open Cloud Summit at IBM Pulse 2014 in Las Vegas.
Eric Saint-Marc previews his session at IBM Pulse 2014.