IBM LinuxONE

Mobile enterprise development: An end-to-end solution

The move to mobile has been one of the more rapid changes in technology. A few years ago, mobile was a small part of a business strategy. Now, for most companies, mobile is becoming the strategy. The smartphones we’re all constantly checking have made mobile applications an increasingly important way for businesses to reach their […]

Continue reading

Building a blockchain that would make Vince Lombardi proud

If you listen to great coaches, you’ll notice they stress the fundamentals as the key to success. Legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi believed this so deeply he once opened preseason camp with the line, “Gentlemen, this is a football.” The business world is no different. This week at Sibos, some of the brightest […]

Continue reading

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 […]

Continue reading

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 […]

Continue reading

China’s pursuit of cognitive innovation

How do you increase business competitiveness and better connect with customers? How do you minimize the side effects of rapid growth—without stalling growth? These issues can be found throughout the world, and some of the questions they raise are being answered in China. From air quality to transportation services, government and businesses in China are […]

Continue reading

IBM Oracle collaboration on display at Oracle OpenWorld 2016

Have you ever wondered why tens of thousands of Oracle customers choose IBM servers and storage for running their Oracle workloads?  The simple answer is: to get more out of their investment.  Every year IBM collaborates with Oracle to deliver solutions that improve the operations of deploying and running Oracle environments.  What’s our role in […]

Continue reading

Why Linux is poised to lead the tech boom in Africa

Certain emerging markets are advancing so quickly that they aren’t just speeding through the technology phases of developed countries. They’re skipping stages entirely — a phenomenon economists call “leapfrogging.” The most visible signs of leapfrogging are in consumer technologies, including the rapid adoption of the internet, mobile phones and social media. By 2020, Sub-Saharan Africa […]

Continue reading

Keeping the air-conditioning running in the cognitive era

The heat is on—and for many people throughout the world, keeping the air-conditioning running is critically important this time of year. IBM cognitive analytics is playing an expanding role in keeping utilities running—and providing customers with power, even during high-demand periods of electricity use. Global energy demand is set to grow 37 percent by 2040. […]

Continue reading

Get social with IBM Systems at InterConnect 2016

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

Continue reading