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Report: IBM public cloud empowers developers

The latest edition of Forrester Research’s Forrester Wave report which evaluates global public cloud platforms characterized IBM as a “strong performer” in public cloud. IBM earned “the highest possible score for its private and hybrid cloud strategy as well as the top ranking for IBM’s infrastructure services,” eWeek reports. Forrester’s study used 34 evaluation criteria […]

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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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An open letter to CIOs about open, hybrid cloud technology and the blended environment

Remember when the topic of open technology made many people in the industry uncomfortable? At IBM, we foresaw how critical open technology would become to our clients and the industry, and therefore embraced it. It was and remains essential. Now we’re at the forefront of another disruption: a transition to cloud in the form of […]

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

Marc Dietz discusses the results of the IBM SaaS study.

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Why PaaS is a big deal to us – cloud perspectives from an early adopter

Some people call us risk takers, others label us pioneers. As a small software development firm, some days we’re both.

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Does your virtualization platform matter?

The overall survey shows a strong technology leadership of PowerVM implementation compared to other options, when customers need to push such technology to the design limits (that is, large scaling, large number of VMs, and so on).

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