Data Economy

IBM Applauds House Passage of Legislation to Modernize Federal Government Technology

Washington, D.C. – IBM (NYSE: IBM) today issued this statement on the U.S. House of Representative’s passage of legislation to bring federal government IT systems into the 21st century: “IBM has proudly contributed to some of the U.S. government’s most impressive leaps forward in technology – from managing data at the dawn of Social Security […]

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The EU Path to High Performance Computing Leadership

With important applications in medicine and healthcare, large-scale engineering and cutting-edge manufacturing, High Performance Computing – including high volume data analytics – is a strategically important technology. The European Union has not only identified the importance of HPC for Europe’s future economic, societal and scientific progress, it aims to be at forefront of HPC with […]

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The Weather Company Viewpoint: the Urgency of Bolstering Federal Science Data and Information

Cameron Clayton, head of the Weather Company, an IBM Business, outlines the vital role of federal support for weather related research and services.

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The European Commission’s review must bring the Digital Single Market strategy back on track

As the European Commission reviews the Digital Single Market strategy, IBM's Jean-Marc Leclerc weighs in on implications for the Internet of Things.

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IBM Among the First Companies to Sign EU Data Protection Code of Conduct for Cloud Service Providers

By Cristina Cabella, Chief Privacy Officer, IBM I am pleased to announce that IBM today signed up to the EU Data Protection Code of Conduct for Cloud Service Providers with our IBM SoftLayer and IBM Bluemix Infrastructure services. We are one of the first companies to do so. Signing up our services to the EU Code declares […]

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Privacy Shield: a Good Deal for Transatlantic Digital Trade

As U.S. Commerce Secretary Ross and E.U. Vice President Ansip meet this week, IBM is emphasizing the important role of Privacy Shield in digital trade.

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Values and Responsibilities for the Future of the Internet of Things

IBM Europe Chairman Erich Clementi makes some recommendations to the European Commission about how good public policy can grow and drive the future of IoT.

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Data Protection in the Cloud – a new EU trust mark for Cloud is launched

A new Data Protection Code of Conduct for Cloud Service Providers in Europe has been launched.

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Europe Needs Courageous Action to Ban Data Localization

IBM's top European executive urges EU leaders to avoid data localization rules that could impact everyone from entrepreneurs to doctors and hospitals.

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