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Inside the Client Centers pt. 3: An education

In parts one and two of our “Inside the Client Centers” series, we introduced you to the Client Centers and why they are an integral resource for IT leaders working to drive business innovation and control costs. We also shared a recent success story, building and testing an application environment for a major South American ...read more


Inside the IBM Client Centers pt 1: Rock ‘N Roll

I recently had the opportunity to spend some time at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, that iconic museum on the shores of Lake Erie in the great city of Cleveland, Ohio.  Built by I.M. Pei, the architecture of the museum is stunning, geometric forms and a pyramid rising beautifully against the backdrop of ...read more


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 ...read more


Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence: Prevention

Mainframes

You know the saying, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? It’s a famous after-the-fact phrase, meaning it is a phrase you often hear used by folks outside the situation, looking in and saying “I told you so.” But nonetheless, no matter who is using it and when, it is often very ...read more


Developing RESTful web applications for CICS

When your product predates the moon landing, there’s a certain way of doing things. That’s certainly the case with the IBM CICS Transaction Server – a product introduced in 1969. By the end of business today it will have processed billions of transactions from ATM withdrawals, insurance policies, utility bill payments and the like. Whenever ...read more


IBM: A history in data

Reflecting on the vibrant 105-year history of IBM, one can see the undeniable reliance on data. Helping clients collect, analyze, transact, protect and move their data has been the foundation of our guiding principle, a commitment to every client’s success. That data has grown from simple tabulation–to supporting space travel to the moon–to commerce on ...read more


Master cognitive and cloud at IBM InterConnect 2017

The role of IT infrastructure is evolving, and companies are looking at cognitive and cloud technologies to build better business solutions and outperform the competition. At IBM InterConnect, you will have the awesome opportunity to experience firsthand how to become an IT hero. InterConnect 2017 will take place at the MGM Grand & Mandalay Bay ...read more


Hybrid cloud puts IT agility into the business

As the pace of business accelerates, mobile and social trends tend to influence customer engagement models. These models can drive customers to expect new and better application services that are delivered faster than ever. Succeeding in today’s business environment requires organizations to be ready to transform quickly. Making sure business applications run smoothly is vital, ...read more


IBM Systems Master Inventors driving innovation for 2017

IBM has focused on innovation since the company began over a century ago, cultivating some of the world’s most influential Master Inventors along the way.  In fact, IBM received a record-breaking 8,000+ US patents in 2016 covering a diverse range of inventions. Each year, IBM Systems bestows the title of Master Inventor to those IBMers ...read more