World Community Grid Joins in the Fight Against COVID-19

Challenging times can bring out the best in people, and these past few weeks are proof-positive. Amidst a great deal of uncertainty, anxiety and frustration caused by COVID-19, it is heartening to see communities coming together (while standing six feet apart, of course) to address the pandemic. There’s so much to be done. One easy […]

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When Working Remotely Creates Anxiety, Remote Resources Can Help Our Workers

Even in the best of times, more than 10 percent of the world’s population suffers from illnesses like anxiety and depression. Now, because of the coronavirus pandemic, we may be in the worst of times for mental health. A new U.S. public poll by Axios/Ipsos found that adults surveyed reported worsening mental and emotional health […]

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Accelerating Digital Transformation with DataOps

Across an array of use cases, AI pioneers are employing a core set of new AI capabilities to unlock the value of data in new ways. According to the 2019 IBM Global C-suite study, leaders are using data 154% more to identify unmet customer needs, enter new markets, and develop new business models. These leaders […]

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How AI is Driving the New Industrial Revolution

AI adoption is growing faster than many had predicted. Research from a recent Global AI Survey by Morning Consult and commissioned by IBM indicates that 34 percent of businesses surveyed across the U.S., Europe and China have adopted AI. That number far exceeds estimates from market watchers last year, which put adoption rates in the […]

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Pandemic Impacts Millions of Students; How Digital Learning Can Help

The global scale and speed of disruption in education from the COVID-19 pandemic is “unparalleled” according to the United Nations with an estimated 290 million students impacted globally and growing. And several schools and universities have chosen to forgo in-person classes in favor of remote learning. The closing of classroom doors couldn’t come at a […]

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Paying it Forward During Women’s History Month 2020

The next generation of women will ask one simple question of us – did we make the world better for them? As I reflect during this Women’s History Month, I truly believe there has never been a better time to be a woman, and there has never been a better time to make progress together. […]

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How IBM is Advancing AI Once Again & Why it Matters to Your Business

There have been several seminal moments in the recent history of AI. In the mid-1990s, IBM created the Deep Blue system that played and beat world chess champion, Garry Kasparov in a live tournament. In 2011, we unveiled Watson, a natural language question and answering system, and put it on the hit television quiz show, […]

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Think 2020: Update

The health and wellness of our clients, employees, and partners is our top priority. Given the global precautions for the COVID-19 Coronavirus, and building upon recommendations from the World Health Organization, we have decided to recreate IBM Think 2020 and PartnerWorld for our Business Partners, from a face-to-face event to a global, free, digital-first experience, […]

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IBM Statement on the Coronavirus and Events

The health of IBM’s clients, employees and partners is our primary concern. In light of global precautions for the COVID-19 Coronavirus, and building upon recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO), IBM is taking a new approach to its signature events and adopting new travel policies. “IBM Think 2020,” the company’s premier client and developer […]

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IBM Named One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies of 2020

IBM today was named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the second year in a row by the Ethisphere Institute, an organization devoted to defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices across the globe. The list distinguishes companies that influence the business community and societies around the world in order to […]

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Digital Transformation & ERP: Why Enterprises Need to Modernize Now

Building a cognitive enterprise – one that can respond immediately and intelligently to streams of real-time data – requires agility across the information backbone. For many, that backbone is the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, that connects all operations, from sales and customer management, to inventory and finance. It’s one of the reasons SAP, the […]

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How Consumer Data, Insights Can Aid Players in the Video Streaming Wars

Video streaming has been around for years, but the technology has advanced to the point now that it’s about to shake up a decades-old business model to its foundation and disrupt long-established players in film and television. Let the video streaming wars begin. For more than 50 years, studios have operated a lucrative B2B content […]

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