OpenPOWER

OpenPOWER and the future of enterprise IT

Cognitive computing, artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning are creating a lot of excitement in enterprise IT. However, it is continuous improvement in hardware infrastructure that have made software breakthroughs in these areas possible. OpenPOWER in action I was reminded of this as I watched a project demonstration of IBM OpenPOWER hardware working with […]

Tencent wins big data race with OpenPOWER

To most people, the words “Daytona” and “Indy” evoke the need for speed. These are global events that feature drivers and teams from around the world, where legends are made on the track. But what if I told you that the latest Indy and Daytona record holder had no wheels, no drivers, and didn’t move […]

Tech leaders join forces to form OpenCAPI Consortium

Imagine the business challenges that would be solved with 10 times faster data center server performance. For those of you who design and develop technology for the data center, this has been a goal you’ve strived for and struggled to achieve due to the diminishing rate of microprocessor technology and design improvement. Until now! Something […]

Deep-learning training in under an hour

With POWER8 and NVIDIA NVLink What do you get when you combine NVIDIA’s most advanced data center accelerator with what we think is the best CPU for big data, in a server that was built to unleash their combined performance for deep learning and HPC applications? Two weeks ago we announced the world’s first server […]

Is open innovation the future of your business?

A growing percentage of enterprise IT shops will be implementing open technologies over the next two to five years here in China as in other parts of the world. Why? Businesses want to respond to their customers in a faster, more agile way. By taking advantage of open technology, you can put new solutions and […]

How Power Systems and OpenPOWER enable acceleration

This is the era of accelerated computing. Today, modern data-centric applications are driving a need for much higher I/O throughput. These performance levels are magnifying the shortcomings of traditional I/O architectures. The only way to turn today’s masses of data into competitive advantage is with an accelerated IT infrastructure built for continued advancement in advanced […]

Architecture choice in the data center drives innovation

Imagine a world where IT can’t deliver solutions that solve business challenges because data center innovation is stifled. Not all server architectures are created equal. Some chips and servers haven’t been able to keep up with the innovation required by AI, machine learning, advanced data analytics, augmented and virtual reality technologies (AR/VR) and other data-intensive […]

Why open technology will fuel your cognitive future

Name the industry and you’ll find businesses going digital. As these organizations pop up everywhere, they’re discovering the need to tap into entirely new pools of data to ask deeper questions than ever before. Ideally, an intelligent question will result in a meaningful answer—and for digital businesses, that approach takes cognitive technology and analytics. Consider […]

Join IT Heroes at IBM Edge 2016

The role of IT is evolving and companies are looking at IT infrastructure for cognitive workloads to build better business and outthink the competition. Whether you’re a technology leader, builder or innovator, there is no better way to learn about the latest tools and systems supporting cognitive business, innovation and cloud platforms, than to attend […]