Unsupervised learning with artificial neurons


For the first time, IBM scientists have created randomly spiking neurons using phase-change materials that store data and compute like the human brain. The demonstration is a significant step forward...

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August 3, 2016

IBM scientists develop transparent cloud tiering


IBM empowers software-defined storage to manage unstructured data for cloud, big data, analytics, objects and more.

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July 26, 2016

Researchers celebrate 20th anniversary of IBM’s invention of Spin Torque...


“A new mechanism is proposed for exciting the magnetic state of a ferromagnet.”

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July 7, 2016

Universal memory has a viable candidate


Today at the IEEE International Memory Workshop in Paris, IBM scientists are presenting, for the first time, successfully storing 3 bits per cell in a 64k-cell array at elevated temperatures...

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May 16, 2016

Linear Tape File System now an International Standard


In 2011, IBM’s Linear Tape File System (LTFS) earned an Emmy Award in Engineering, after being recognized by FOX Networks for “improving the ability of media companies to capture, manage...

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April 28, 2016

Cognitive storage: Teaching computers what to learn and what to...


Close your eyes and think back to your last vacation. The memories you are recalling were captured because your brain automatically puts a high value on significant experiences, such as...

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April 11, 2016

Exabytes, elephants, objects and spark


Information. Data. It is clichéd to talk about its rate of growth. Not long ago, a terabyte was a lot of information. Now we talk freely about petabytes and even...

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February 28, 2016