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Changing lives with AI and quantum computing: What’s next?

AI, Blockchain, Deep learning...

What do you expect to see in the next 25 years of artificial intelligence? IBM has been exploring artificial intelligence (AI) for decades. It has already brought numerous advances to industry and society, and in the years to come we believe it will transform the world — and our lives — in dramatic ways. IBM ...read more


6 ways to enhance your IT infrastructure

AI, Cloud servers, Data security...

AI and cloud technologies are having a disruptive impact on IT, affecting everything from compute and storage requirements to developer tools. As a result, the hardware you procure today should not only meet your expectations, but it also should prepare you for what comes next. With that consideration in mind, an assessment of your IT ...read more


IBM Research: Helping to make AI more productive for enterprises

AI

There’s so much hype about AI! Students are enrolling in machine learning courses in record numbers. Investments in artificial intelligence (AI) startups are at an all-time high. Developers are building, testing and deploying AI models. Recent AI excitement, innovation and progress throughout the world is truly staggering. So, what does it mean for all of ...read more


What’s new with TechU in Orlando?

AI, Blockchain, Deep learning...

For over two decades, IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) events have delivered technical training for IT professionals on IBM Systems technologies and products. Each year we work to improve the content to meet the evolving needs of IT practitioners. These events are built for you! At TechU events, you can take advantage of focused, in-depth ...read more


Proposition: No speed limit on NVIDIA Volta with rise of AI

Power servers, Power Systems

This is an era of data-centric computing.  There’s no doubt about that.  For those in hardware engineering who embraced disruption over the past few years – my colleagues at IBM Cognitive Systems and our partner NVIDIA included – this sudden rise of AI-inspired applications is a once or twice-in-a-career thrill. From a practical perspective, we ...read more


Scaling TensorFlow and Caffe to 256 GPUs

AI, Deep learning, High-performance computing...

Deep learning has taken the world by storm in the last four years, powering hundreds of consumer web and mobile applications that we use every day. But the extremely long training times in most frameworks present a hurdle that’s curtailing the broader proliferation of deep learning. It currently may take days or even weeks to ...read more


NVIDIA GTC deep learning dispatch: Day 3

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

I have to tell you, after three days of intense deep learning sessions, I’m ready for a deep sleep. Luckily, NVIDIA CEO Jenson Huang knew how to start the day off right when he announced their next GPU, Volta. To put it lightly, Volta takes GPU-accelerated computing into the stratosphere, and we’re excited about how ...read more


Solving the world’s problems with cognitive at InterConnect day 3

Linux systems, LinuxONE solutions, Mainframes...

“Cognitive will separate the winners and the losers.” That was IBM Chairman, President and CEO Ginni Rometty speaking to a packed auditorium of IBM InterConnect attendees on Tuesday morning. Inspiring conversation, inspiring tech, inspiring IBMers. #IBMInterconnect with Ginni Rometty and @TajyMany pic.twitter.com/cY5Zi8SqP3 — IBM Storage (@IBMStorage) March 21, 2017 On stage, Rometty continued to drive ...read more


Train your AI, feed your head

Software-defined computing, Storage, System software...

Machine learning.  Deep learning.  AI, or artificial intelligence.  Since I read the book The Computer and the Brain written by the mathematician John von Neumann, comparisons between the human brain and computers have always fascinated me.  Hardly a day goes by that we don’t hear about the promise of AI, and how it will help ...read more