Workload & resource optimization

How are executives transforming their businesses with AI?

AI, Big data & analytics, Digital transformation...

The seemingly boundless possibilities for artificial intelligence (AI) have arguably made it the most important general-purpose technology of our era. Yet the immediate question in many executives’ minds has moved beyond the envisioned potential and towards how businesses are successfully implementing and using AI today. To gain insight into this topic, the IBM Global C-suite ...read more


Storage for the future

Internet of things, Storage, Tape and virtual tape storage...

Industry analysts believe that the amount of data in the world will grow from 4.4 zettabytes in 2013 to 180 ZB in 2025,[1] more than doubling every two years.[2] This astounding growth will be fueled by sources such as the Internet of Things (IoT), video surveillance and mobile and social systems of engagement. For example, ...read more


Partner ecosystems with Cisco and IBM

Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage, Software-defined computing...

This week, Cisco launched Cisco Intersight, a new intelligent, cloud-based management and analytics platform for Cisco UCS and HyperFlex systems. It will provide substantial operational advantages for IBM and Cisco’s VersaStack solutions that utilize Cisco UCS infrastructure. The new UCS management platform demonstrates how innovation benefits both customers and partnerships. IBM and Cisco have maintained ...read more


Data insights are critical to making customers happy

Flash storage, Storage, Workload & resource optimization

People don’t often associate flash storage with mobile devices, but you should. In today’s connected economy, it’s not unlikely that you have multiple devices online at all times. Finland leads the world in internet connections and mobile devices per capita, and there are already more mobile subscriptions than there are people living in the country. ...read more


When real-time insights are at their most critical

Flash storage, Storage, Workload & resource optimization

People don’t often associate IBM Flash Storage with patient care, but they should. A healthcare professional is only as effective as the data they possess – a patient’s age, allergies and previous medical conditions, for example.  If their access to that data is restricted or disrupted, the care they provide can be severely impacted.  And ...read more


Happily ever after with flash storage

Flash storage, Storage, Workload & resource optimization

People don’t often associate flash storage with love connections, but they should.“Happily ever after” comes from two people finding each other in a sea of people looking for love. What does flash storage have to do with any of this?  Online dating sites use data to analyze profiles, make matches and engage users – and ...read more


Elastic Storage Server: Networking is what it’s all about!

IBM Systems Lab Services, Integrated infrastructure, Power servers...

I was recently in a training session about IBM Elastic Storage Server (ESS)—a high-performance IBM Spectrum Scale storage solution—in which a colleague remarked, “It’s all about the network.” Why, you might ask, would networking be so essential? In my previous post about ESS, I focused on the three keys to a successful implementation: pre-planning, network ...read more


Join IBM to discover the future of data availability

Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage, Storage...

VMworld, Aug 27 -31, Las Vegas | Sept 11-14, Barcelona Build tomorrow with the power of IBM.  Join us at VMworld in Las Vegas and Barcelona to learn about how IBM and VMware are uniquely positioned to help you accelerate your digital business transformation, from the desktop to the data center to the cloud. As ...read more


How IT can save your business

Data security, Storage, Workload & resource optimization

I joined the Marine Corps right after high school graduation because I was tired of school, and restless. I wanted to do something. So, what does the Marine Corps do with me after my basic training? You guessed it, they put me in a classroom for nine months of rigorous technical training to teach me ...read more