research

The future of streaming video is dependent on analytics

The rapid growth of streaming video and internet-based television has empowered viewers to watch the content of their choice whenever they want, wherever they want, as often as they wish. Yet there are still pain points around the viewing experience, from irrelevant ads to compounding subscription fees and technical challenges to a lack of compelling […]

Continue reading

Cloud trends: 70 percent of proactive CIOs look to partner to speed innovation

  Are you a CIO searching for ways to free up resources and drive innovation? If so, you’re in good company. A recent C-suite study conducted by IBM found that 70 percent of the CIOs identified as “torchbearers”—that is, IT executives recognized for thought leadership in their respective industries—are seeking to tap into additional skills […]

Continue reading

Securing the Internet of Things: This decade’s IT challenge

The Internet of Things (IoT) trend is such a hot topic today… and for good reasons. There is no doubt that a world with a fully functional collection of IoT systems will bring tremendous benefits to our work and personal lives. Let’s look at just three examples. Sensors in roads and in cars will tell […]

Continue reading

Q & A with Marc Dietz, director, IBM SaaS strategy & marketing

Marc Dietz discusses the results of the IBM SaaS study.

Continue reading

My first virtual server in just nine minutes!

The RC2 initiative is an ambitious partnership across our Research, Hardware, Software and Services to establish an environment for innovation in cloud computing.

Continue reading

IBM Research’s cloud: An incubator for cloud technologies

You can’t turn around without seeing something cloud-related from IBM these days. IBM SmartCloud Enterprise Plus, IBM SmartCloud Provisioning…the list goes on and on. But what you might not know is that some of the technologies in these products got their start in IBM’s biggest internal cloud environment.

Continue reading

Cloud Computing Research: International conferences on cloud computing

Although it is not possible to talk about all the potential research areas within the cloud computing space, let’s look at the premier research and industry conferences on cloud computing and its allied areas.

Continue reading