IBMer to Congress: Info Sharing is Key to Managing Cyber Risks

With national attention focused on high-profile cyber attacks, IBM’s top cybersecurity legal expert today spoke to members of Congress about the importance of sharing cyber threat information, and how legislation can be shaped to help promote that sharing. Washington, D.C. – With high-profile cyber intrusions and data breaches captivating national attention, IBM’s top cyber security legal […]

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IBM Welcomes LEADS Act Reintroduction

IBM today welcomed reintroduction of the LEADS Act, an important measure that would expand the scope and strength of privacy protections for individuals who store data in digital form. Washington, D.C. — IBM today welcomed reintroduction of the Law Enforcement Access to Data Stored Abroad — or “LEADS” — Act with the following statement: “IBM remains […]

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IBM Letter of Support for Supercomputing R&D Funding Legislation

IBM today sent a letter to Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Congressman Randy Hultgren (R-IL), commending their bipartisan, bicameral effort to strengthen U.S. leadership in supercomputing innovation. The Honorable Lamar Alexander United States Senate Washington, D.C. 20510 The Honorable Randy Hultgren United States House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Senator Alexander and Congressman Hultgren, […]

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IBM Welcomes Introduction of the Innovation Act

IBM today issued a statement welcoming introduction of the Innovation Act, which would advance patent litigation reform. Washington, D.C. – IBM today released the following statement welcoming introduction of the Innovation Act: “IBM commends Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), as well as IP Subcommittee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) and Ranking Member Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) for […]

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IBMer Testifies Before Congress on Future of Supercomputing

David W. Turek, VP of Technical Computing OpenPOWER, with IBM Systems today testified before a U.S. Congress subcommittee on the scientific, economic and social benefits of sustained investment in homegrown supercomputing R&D. However, as Turek pointed out, the supercomputing playing field has evolved. The age of big data, when the world’s daily data production is […]

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IBM Applauds Presidential Cyber Security Initiatives

IBM today expressed support for President Obama’s efforts to expand and accelerate the sharing of cyber threat data between businesses and government. Washington, D.C. – IBM today issued the following statement of support for President Obama’s recent efforts to enhance U.S. cyber security: “A string of high-profile events has underscored that cyber threats are growing in […]

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IBM Letter of Support for the Immigration Innovation

IBM today issued the following letter of support for the Immigration Innovation (“I-Squared”) Act of 2015, citing its potential to accelerate economic growth, create new opportunities for U.S. Workers and drive skills training investments. Download the statement

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