Imagine ordering groceries from an online grocer that promises a one-day delivery. After you quickly select your items and proceed to the checkout, you get stuck at the payment gateway, which takes too long to load. Just as you decide to abandon the sale, you get through and complete the checkout process. However, your order […]
Enterprises today are doing one of two things: undergoing some form of digital transformation, or falling behind. Whether it’s making use of new technologies, adopting new processes, using new tools or investing in cloud platforms, companies are looking for ways to quickly deliver innovation to the market and separate themselves from the herd. Disruption is […]
There’s a wealth of strategic business assets that reside on mainframes—and many companies are finding ways to extract value from them. Companies can expose assets through many channels including easy-to-consume APIs. Want to learn how your business can extract these assets? Read on. RESTful APIs (representational state transfer web services) can support existing and new […]
Today, IT operations managers and developers to expect more from their private clouds. With private cloud, they can achieve better speed-to-market, scalability, enhanced security, improved IT infrastructure manageability and flexibility. Want to learn how to optimize and innovate your private cloud? Join the IBM cloud team for a webcast on July 24 at 11:00 AM […]
Hybrid cloud can free your organization by providing complete flexibility in infrastructure. But does your IT strategy involve an enterprise-grade cloud platform that supports both your cloud-enabled and cloud-native application deployments? Join us on June 7th at 1:00 p.m. EDT for a special webcast. We’ll discuss trends in hybrid cloud deployments and the total economic […]
Executives expect a lot from mobile initiatives. According to an IBM Institute for Business Value study, 77 percent of executives are planning at least five mobile initiatives over the next year, and 62 percent expect those initiatives to pay off within 12 months or less. That’s not always how things pan out. About two-thirds of […]
In any new business venture today, cloud sits comfortably at the heart of innovation. Through the collaboration that the cloud enables, enterprises are able to work like startups, while startups are able to tap into resources once reserved for the enterprise. We’ll be diving into the topic, “Ecosystem Collaboration in the Cloud Era,” on Nov. 10 […]
I find it fascinating the idea that anyone can potentially discover something very interesting with huge repercussions using these new technologies enabled with cloud computing. We are on the verge of many breakthroughs, thanks to these technnologies. For example, back in October 2011, I read an article in a newspaper in Toronto about a curious discovery made about the March 2011 Japan earthquake.