IT infrastructure

Don’t let cloud exuberance stop other IT infrastructure investments

Hybrid cloud, Insights, Multicloud

From time to time, we invite industry thought leaders to share their opinions and insights on current technology trends to the IBM Systems IT Infrastructure blog. The opinions in these posts are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of IBM. Cloud computing is a growing component of modern IT infrastructure and it ...read more


The Hybrid IT independence proclamation

Hybrid cloud, Insights, Modern data platforms

It’s a new year and decade — full of plans for digital business transformation. The progressive leader’s expectation from IT investment has evolved. “Better, faster, cheaper IT” isn’t compelling enough to satisfy the rising demand for new technology deployments. Anticipated business outcomes from IT transformation is the top priority. IT platform comparisons are very relevant ...read more


Insights from Forrester study: Effective Hybrid Multicloud Strategy

Hybrid cloud, Insights, Multicloud

Considering recent rapid growth of public cloud usage and the airtime dedicated to if, what, and how to migrate workloads to cloud, it may seem like a mystery how organizations are using on-premises IT infrastructure. However, nine out of 10 organizations we surveyed say that on-premises infrastructure is a critical part of their hybrid cloud ...read more


Transforming IT by delivering infrastructure agility at scale

Modern data platforms, Multicloud, Workload & resource optimization

From time to time, we invite industry thought leaders to share their opinions and insights on current technology trends to the IBM Systems IT Infrastructure blog. The opinions in these posts are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of IBM. If you’re a startup developing a new application to test, iterate and ...read more


IBM i – The driverless variant of IT infrastructure

Big data & analytics, Modern data platforms, Power servers

I am, quite frankly, not looking forward to the advent of autonomous automobiles. I happily drive a sporty, stick-shift vehicle myself. But what does intrigue me is autonomous IT infrastructure. I keep track of developments in autonomous IT and consider it to be an early-stage trend that will not reach maturity for several more years. ...read more


Compelling business case for IT infrastructure modernization

Digital transformation, Modern data platforms, Servers

If you’re a CIO or CTO who has been tasked with helping your line of business leaders create new digital business models, well, you’re not alone. That being said, learn from your peers. Don’t increase your stress level by attempting to deliver digital transformation results on outdated platforms. The rate of innovation and associated concerns ...read more


More for your business from IBM Storage

AI, Blockchain, Storage

Business leaders with enterprises of all sizes have similar aspirations– they want to thrive in a 21st century business environment. To do this, they must leverage the power of technology, including big data and real-time analytics, multicloud architectures, blockchain technologies and certainly artificial intelligence (AI). Take AI for example: The majority of business technology decision-makers ...read more


Women in business and technology: Seeking a better balance

IBM Systems Lab Services, Services

What are you doing today to create a more gender-balanced world? And why does it even matter? Gender diversity is one of the key drivers of creativity and innovation — and innovation leads to better economic return for businesses. While diversity and inclusion policies have become a mainstay for leading organizations in the 21st century, ...read more


Accelerate AI projects with the right infrastructure (Part one)

AI, Big data & analytics, Deep learning...

If you read the tech press, you’ll hear that artificial intelligence (AI) is all the rage these days.  And whether or not they are doing it well, everyone is saying that they’re engaging in AI. One thing is certain: organizations across industries are running fast to be a part of the AI revolution. In this ...read more