Thought Leadership

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Reinvent your ERP processes with blockchain

IBM Blockchain is helping clients across industries cut costs, increase efficiency and reduce risk These days, there’s a lot of interest surrounding blockchain, but mostly in the context of cryptocurrency. However, the power of the blockchain can extend far beyond its roots in the financial world. It can also enable a new approach to enterprise […]

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Improve business agility as you make the journey to the cloud

The cloud continues to be something that is frequently talked about but the journey to get there remains a bit of an enigma for many organizations. Sometimes it feels as if the people who coined this term knew exactly how intriguing this was going to be. Following the recent 2017 summer weather events with hurricanes […]

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IBM and Oracle

Since 1986, IBM and Oracle have held a relationship revolving around business, technology and innovation. From application selection, deployment and implementation to upgrade and maintenance, IBM offers the services and the systems to help you succeed at each stage of your Oracle investment.

Top 5 Reasons to Check Out IBM and Oracle at OOW17

With less than a month before the start of Oracle OpenWorld 2017 — #OOW17 —, I want to share with you the top five reasons to check out #IBMandOracle at IBM’s booth number 1107. 1. Challenge Pepper the Robot. IBM booth 1107 will be the exclusive home of Pepper the Robot. Take a private Booth […]

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Lead your Oracle Enterprise Digital Transformation with Artificial Intelligence Solutions from IBM

Artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive systems are defined as a set of technologies that use deep learning and natural language processing to answer questions, recognize patterns and provide recommendations.  The system uses high probability computing then hypothesizes and develops possible answers based on evidence. It has the capability to ingest vast amount of data, both […]

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What if your cloud provider could harness artificial intelligence and analytics?

Come visit IBM booth #1107 at Oracle OpenWorld 2017, October 1 to 5, San Francisco, CA. Cloud is fundamental to every company’s IT strategy today. Cloud computing has been credited with increasing competitiveness through cost reduction, greater flexibility, elasticity and optimal resource utilization. Successful companies are running on a hybrid cloud model. Major trends like big […]

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The IBM-Oracle Global Alliance: Optimizing Applications for Digital Transformation

We’re living in a new digital age, defined by always-on connectivity, empowered customers, and groundbreaking IT solutions. In this new world, a business can’t thrive by relying on the same tired processes and disjointed IT systems they’ve used up until now. At IBM, we’re dedicated to helping Oracle users upgrade their systems and processes to […]

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Artificial Intelligence invades Customer Experience

Imagine having to call your favorite retailer about the status of an order you placed 3 days ago that hasn’t arrived yet. Or better yet, anticipating the potentially long call wait time and feeling your Internet savvy quotient is high enough, you head back to their website to engage via their Chat service. You go […]

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Accelerate your Procurement Transformation with Oracle Cloud

In most corporations, procurement events are based on reacting to needs as they are formed. What if there was a solution that allowed greater visibility, insight and understanding of buy and supply functions? What if you could know what you need before you need it? IBM’s research across corporations show a low procurement compliance of around […]

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84% of Companies Fail at Digital Transformation

It’s true, and you can’t afford to be in that 84%. You’ve made digital transformation a priority in 2017, and it’s time to make sure your IT projects are truly transformational. Let’s look at some companies that have taken on digital transformation and succeeded. JD Williams A catalogue retailer in an online-shopping world, JD Williams […]

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Oracle ERP Cloud to JD Edwards (JDE) Integration

Accelerate your journey to Oracle Cloud transformation with IBM’s solution for Field Service Operations, using Oracle Procurement Cloud integrated with JD Edwards ERP. The solution is designed for companies with field procurement spend across a number of business units (BUs), suppliers, and products necessary to ‘maintain’ and ‘service’ field assets and install base. Companies struggle […]

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The Theme of 2017: Digital Reinvention

Are you treading water while hoping the next digital trend doesn’t put you out of business? Industries have shifted to adopt new models throughout time, and each shift embraces those who thought ahead while punishing the late adopters. Digital reinvention is the answer going into 2017. It’s not enough to digitize a process or two. […]

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Oracle ERP Cloud to Maximo Integration: Easy Entry with Low Risk

This is an introduction to an IBM solution for asset intensive industries such as Oil and Gas, EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction, Utilities, Industrial Manufacturing, etc. designed to help “Accelerate” their Journey to Oracle Cloud and digital transformation. Many asset intensive companies struggle with integration of ERP systems (Procurement, AP, Projects and G/L) into their […]

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