Twitter turns to Watson to stop abuse before it starts

Twitter isn’t taking bullying on its platform sitting down. In remarks at IBM InterConnect this week, Twitter Vice President of Data Strategy Chris Moody said stopping abuse is the company’s number one priority, though he admitted it is “a very, very hard challenge.” Along with updates to its policies, another way Twitter is facing down […]

Cloud performance without limits: Join the conversation

A business should be able to choose the cloud solution that fits it best. It’s “choice with consistency.” Putting the right workload in the right place is important because businesses, people and markets are different. Consider IBM Cloud in its entirety. It has been a leader in open technologies for more than a decade, supporting […]

Q & A with Will Reilly: Cloud ‘fundamental’ to IBM/Twitter partnership

Twitter data isn’t just for marketers anymore. This week, IBM and Twitter announced their latest round of cloud data services that will allow business pros and developers to gain valuable business insights from Twitter data. Will Reilly, director of IBM’s business and Industry Solutions Marketing for Big Data & Analytics, joined us to talk about the new features, which will be available […]

IBM gets serious about social media with SaaS-based analytics

IBM Social Media Analytics Software as a Service helps organizations understand and act upon the social media impact of their products and services.

Run mobile workloads using IBM Worklight and Zend PHP on the cloud

In this proof of concept, the author uses IBM Worklight as the front-end platform and the Zend Server as the back-end platform.

What factors will shape the cloud landscape in 2013? #cloud13x13

From 10th - 14th December I will host an open discussion on Twitter to share and develop ideas on cloud.

November #cloudchat: Retail analytics and the cloud

With just a couple of weeks until brands unveil their Black Friday doorbuster deals, we decided to focus this month’s #cloudchat, which takes place on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 4 p.m. ET, on retail analytics and the cloud.