ibm edge 2016

Mainframe job opportunities drive nearly 20,000 to skills contest

Possibilities in the cloud era spark global interest Over the weekend, three winners emerged from a group of more than 18,000 students from 47 countries who competed in the largest-ever Master the Mainframe Contest, a programming competition in its eleventh year. The top three winners were among the nine finalists – students from all over […]

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At Edge, make the connections between cloud and the mainframe

Edge 2016 is right around the corner! IBM Edge is one of the longest-running infrastructure conferences, and it has evolved over time to accommodate technologies that drive business outcomes. This year, the conference reinforces the importance of IBM infrastructure as the foundation for big data and analytics, mobile and social initiatives, and hybrid cloud. Cloud, […]

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Your storage can do more for you

Today, there is no arguing the fact that IT plays a critical role in helping businesses achieve their long-term strategic goals. IT is changing business models, shaping industry trends and determining the competitive landscape: Who’s going to be first, who’s going to be best and who’s going nowhere. If you feel your existing IT infrastructure […]

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How to Be Social at IBM Edge 2016

IBM Edge 2016 is just a few days away, and IBM Systems will be there at the center of the action, with hundreds of learning sessions, client stories, an exciting EXPO presence and more. Whether you’re attending Edge in person or following the action remotely, there are numerous ways that you can stay in touch […]

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Edge offers access to IBM Lab Services’ extensive expertise

IBM Edge 2016 attendees will have great access to IBM Systems Lab Services’ extensive expertise and experienced consultants at the Edge conference, taking place September 19-22 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lab Services experts will be teaching nearly 60 sessions over the week in key areas including cloud innovation, the future of […]

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Cloud underpinnings for economies of scale at IBM Edge 2016

IT thought leaders looking for insights on moving enterprise workloads to cloud infrastructure won’t want to miss the “Make the Move to a Cloud Platform with z Systems” curriculum stream at IBM Edge 2016. The conference takes place September 19–22 in Las Vegas. Industry-leading companies are deploying hybrid cloud infrastructures to build a competitive edge […]

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Architecting infrastructure for the cognitive era at IBM Edge 2016

Designing, building and delivering intelligent infrastructure requires thinking differently about IT architectures. Architecting these systems means selecting the right technologies optimized for new workloads, considering the placement of data where it’s needed and when it’s needed, and delivering through cloud platforms. For IT leaders tasked with building infrastructure for the cognitive era, IBM is devoting […]

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IBM Edge 2016: Accelerate innovation in an open ecosystem with Power Systems

Keeping up isn’t enough for IT leaders at competitive organizations that place a premium on rapid innovation. They need to be able to anticipate the technological and business changes that will define their professions and their enterprises. That’s why an entire portion of IBM Edge 2016 is devoted to the tools and systems that accelerate […]

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Intelligent infrastructure for the cognitive era at IBM Edge 2016

Organizations spanning industry sectors are rushing to embrace the transformative power of cognitive computing. It enables them to gain valuable insights that can lead to advanced outcomes—everything from outthinking the competition to giving society the ability to solve our most pressing problems. For example, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (CCBCC) uses cognitive technology to improve the […]

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