Enterprises are increasingly turning to the start-up ecosystem for lessons on how to compete faster, smarter, and more cost-effectively. Unlike incumbent organizations (including IBM), many of these start-ups have never had a fixed IT or infrastructure presence—leading us to think of them as being “born on the cloud.” On July 30, I spent time at the […]
It’s no surprise that the world we know today is no longer separated from technology. At IBM we’re seeing transformational shifts with the emergence of cloud computing, but lately I’ve been thinking about its practical applications and impact on everyday lives. With the proliferation of internet, wireless and mobile technology, new customers and new markets […]
Note: Through the end of the year, we’ll be posting one blog per day from our top 10 “greatest hits” from Thoughts on Cloud since we launched in September. This post is #5 and was originally published on Nov. 1.