Adam Jollans

Three ways to thrive in the digital age [New Solitaire report]

The pace of business has rapidly accelerated in recent years. Your enterprise must constantly innovate products and services while keeping costs down and data secure. Solitaire Interglobal Limited (SIL), a research firm with over 40 years of experience, has tapped its vast market database to analyze how IT infrastructure can help organizations meet these challenges. […]

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Three ways to collaborate to improve cybersecurity

The stakes are high in enterprise security. Data breaches can damage your organization’s reputation and result in significant costs (USD 3.86 million for every breach on average according to this Ponemon Cost of a Data Breach study). They can also destroy customer trust. Recent research has found that more than 78 percent of customers would […]

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Three ways to collaborate for smart cybersecurity

The stakes are high in enterprise security. Data breaches can damage your organization’s reputation and result in significant costs (USD 3.86 million per breach on average, per the just-released Ponemon annual “Cost of a Data Breach” study). They can also destroy customer trust. Recent research by leading firm Solitaire Interglobal Ltd. found that more than […]

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Secure, scalable clouds and containers

IBM LinuxONE and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Canonical has announced their latest enterprise Linux distribution – Ubuntu 18.04 LTS – with an increased focus on both containers and multi-cloud infrastructure. Ubuntu supports IBM LinuxONE, including the recently announced Rockhopper II. Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is a great match for LinuxONE’s enterprise server hardware, with its optimization for […]

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Thinking differently about Linux servers

All the big breakthroughs in computing have happened because their inventors decided to think unconventionally. IBM’s Think conference brought together thousands of innovators to think differently about computing in an era of unprecedented change. Among the questions discussed: How can the world reduce the volume of plastic waste in the oceans? How can computing keep […]

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3 critical security issues for the modern enterprise

Security continues to be a top concern keeping IT leaders up at night. With good reason – the impact of security breaches can include remediation costs, reputation damage and reduced customer confidence. What can leaders do to protect their data without sacrificing business agility? In August 2017, IBM commissioned Forrester to conduct a survey of […]

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Open source software — changing the world

By 2020, digital transformation teams will source more than 80 percent of their solution components from open source communities. That’s according to IDC’s “Top 10 Tech Predictions For 2017.” Open source has never been more important to the IT industry. Key reasons include: Open collaboration brings together diverse skills to solve common problems. Open source […]

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IBM is Red Hat Global Strategic Partner of the Year

IBM has announced that it has been selected by Red Hat as their Global Strategic Partner of the Year. This award recognizes the close collaboration between IBM and Red Hat across many different business areas, and the expanding commitment to joint customers around the world. Red Hat and IBM have been global partners for over 17 […]

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APLUS Adopts IBM LinuxONE for Secure Credit Card Transactions

Japan-based APLUS Co., Ltd., which operates credit card and settlement service businesses, has selected IBM LinuxONE® as its mission-critical system for credit card payment processing. The system’s robust security and industry-leading performance will help APLUS achieve its 24/7/365 operation objectives as online commerce heats up and companies rely on cloud applications to draw and retain […]

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