power systems

Supercomputing in a waitless world

OpenPOWER, Power Systems

Are you satisfied with the speed, efficiency and innovation of your IT infrastructure? The pace of life has increased immensely in the digital age. In our personal and professional lives, we’re all striving to keep up and take advantage of the latest innovations that can help us engage and have impact (time-saving mobile apps, anyone?). ...read more

Enhanced weather analytics helps power companies keep the lights on

Digital transformation, Power Systems, Real-time analytics

“How’s the weather?” is an everyday question. But that question can generate potentially devastating answers in today’s energy-hungry world. When temperatures soar or lightning strikes, energy and utility companies may have to scramble to meet air conditioning power demands or restore electricity to thousands of businesses, homes and families. According to a study of US ...read more

Supercharging the hotel front desk in the cloud

Cloud computing, Power Systems

Here at Go Moment, we help some of the best-known hotels in the US—including Hilton, Sheraton, Crowne Plaza and Best Western—keep their customers delighted at all times. Our flagship “Ivy” platform is a virtual personal assistant that engages guests by text message, asking them to rate their experience and offering help or promotions. Ivy parses ...read more

OpenPOWER Momentum advances 2015-16 Innov8 with POWER8 Challenge

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

Author: Terri Virnig, VP of Power Ecosystem and Strategy For years I have had the privilege of engaging with university students, witnessing how IBM’s POWER8 technology is helping to train tomorrow’s IT innovators. Having seen the enthusiasm and skill introduced by the Power Systems Academic Initiative first hand, last year I decided we should introduce ...read more

Site Ox takes cloud services to new heights with IBM Power Systems

Cloud computing, Power Systems

Here at Site Ox, we don’t really differentiate between different types of cloud. What is classed as “cloud” could be internal, in a remote data center, in a third-party data center or in SoftLayer—it’s all just cloud computing services to us. One size doesn’t fit all In today’s market, businesses aren’t looking for compute services. ...read more

Key Information Systems tackles cloud demands with IBM Power Systems

Power Systems, Workload & resource optimization

At Key Information Systems Inc. (KeyInfo), almost all the opportunities we’re working on today, and the conversations we’re having with clients, are in relation to hybrid cloud. Businesses are looking to get the right combination of services to meet their needs within whatever constraints they have around security, cost, performance and so on. We are ...read more

Introducing the all new Power Systems LC Line of servers

Power servers, Power Systems

In a world awash in data, the way that companies engage with their customers has forever changed. Where companies used to rely on telephone customer service centers and antique suggestion boxes, they are now inundated with data of all kinds, from multiple sources and devices, requiring different responses. How companies ingest, mine, manage and leverage ...read more