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Advanced GPS for your DevOps journey

With modern GPS becoming pervasive, we often take maps for granted. It’s hard to imagine, but there was a time when maps simply didn’t exist. I find it interesting that the first maps weren’t even of the earth – they were of the stars. On a more terrestrial front, one of the oldest intact maps […]

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Better together: Systems of innovation (part four)

We’ve been redefining digital business over the last decade, but there’s a whole spectrum of optimized application development opportunities yet to explore. This is the fourth and final part of this series. We can help you apply your IT infrastructure as the catalyst for creating innovative new digital ventures or business models and enhancing your […]

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Is your enterprise encryption strategy a compromise?

Protecting your business, part 1 There are many different statistics available on the risks and impact of data breaches.  The most alarming one in my opinion is this: out of the nearly 6 billion data records breached since 2013, Breach Level Index reports that only 4 percent were encrypted.  This is staggering given that most […]

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5 tech buzzwords every business leader should know

Love them or loathe them, buzzwords are everywhere in IT. Technology changes, and suddenly, new buzzwords pop up in the IT lexicon. But understanding the actual technology behind the buzzwords — and how it can bring value to your business and your clients — can help to keep you on the cutting edge of the […]

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Better together: Systems of innovation (Part three)

Welcome to the era of rapid digital business innovation, where creating new value for your organization is limited only by your imagination. Working with executive leaders, we’ve envisioned a hybrid cloud architecture that’s enterprise strong and adaptive to industry-domain requirements, by design. It’s a forward-looking platform that will stand the test of time. Based upon […]

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IBM InterConnect 2017 day 4: Step by step

Wednesday at InterConnect 2017 was all about learning in the excellent breakout sessions. In fact, there were still 2,278 sessions to choose from! Not to mention all of the people to meet, social media channels to update, phones to charge (I’ve had to charge my phone 3 times every day!), coffee to drink, and more […]

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

“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 […]

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The new cloud conversation: How to build a high-performing cloud

While most agree that cloud is the architecture of the future, IT leaders are learning fast that putting all clouds into one category is like saying that all cars are the same. An AMC Gremlin and a Porsche 911 both have an engine and four wheels, but produce vastly different results. With clouds, as with […]

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Better together: Systems of innovation (Part two)

Senior executives want to engage influencers with an informed perspective of key IT market trends and associated drivers. To be of value to their cause, you must demonstrate an understanding of their commercial world. That awareness requires more than technology knowledge; it requires substantive industry domain expertise. Moreover, executives crave actionable lessons learned – from […]

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