How IBM is Bolstering its Multi-Cloud Strategy

Businesses around the world are moving to the cloud to drive innovation. But the majority aren’t moving to a single cloud. Instead, they’re deploying applications and managing data in several IT environments – be it on-premises, private cloud or public cloud. More than 85 percent of enterprises are expected to adopt this ‘multi-cloud’ architecture by […]

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Why Financial Services Firms are Turning to IBM Cloud Private

This week at Think 2018, IBM’s top executives outlined how IBM is betting on multi-cloud. To understand why, you only have to look at the enterprise cloud market: According to IDC, 85 percent of enterprises will commit to multi-cloud architectures in 2018. And a recent RightScale survey showed enterprises are using an average of 5 […]

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Changing the Way the World Works: IBM Research’s “5 in 5”

Our mission at IBM is to help our clients change the way the world works. There’s no better example of that than IBM Research’s annual “5 in 5” technology predictions. Each year, we showcase some of the biggest breakthroughs coming out of IBM Research’s global labs – five technologies that we believe will fundamentally reshape […]

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Empowering the New Data Developer

After years of frustration with the trucking industry’s slow and inconsistent processes for loading and unloading cargo, Malcolm McLean in 1956 watched as his SS Ideal-X left port in New Jersey loaded with 58 of the world’s first intermodal shipping containers – a product he invented and patented. The defining feature of his container was […]

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Helping Data Science Flourish – One Client at a Time

By now, in 2018, most enterprises have established some type of program to utilize math to help them make money. For many this means taking advantage of data science, or more specifically, machine learning. But despite seemingly widespread adoption, some studies show that more than two-thirds of these companies are failing to realize value from […]

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Millennials Master the Mainframe

When it comes to young people in 2018, what could be more fun than the hottest mobile app or video game? For more than 17,000 of them, it’s the mainframe computer. That’s how many bright young minds from around the world participated in our annual Master the Mainframe contest this year. In this contest, students […]

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Health IT Execs Talk AI at HIMSS18

What if more and better data, equated to more time with patients? As Kyu Rhee, MD, IBM Watson Health’s chief health officer, and a panel of health IT leaders discussed at HIMSS18, this is increasingly the new reality—and augmented intelligence (AI) is helping make it possible. In collaboration with the American Medical Association (AMA), attendees […]

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The Business Value of Design Thinking

Design thinking is a 21st Century skill that anyone working in any industry can benefit from. Here at IBM, our design thinking framework—which is tailor-made to the speed, scale and complexity of the global enterprise—is helping our diverse teams move faster by aligning around the needs of our users. Design thinking is helping us deliver […]

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Q&A: AMA’s Dr. James Madara on Data and Healthcare

In the build up to HIMSS18, Watson Health caught up with Dr. James Madara, CEO and Executive Vice President of the American Medical Association (AMA) to hear about his views on the impact of data on healthcare delivery. Madara also discusses the AMA’s efforts to unleash a new era of better, more effective patient care. As head […]

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Turning Data into Insights for Healthcare Providers

Early in my career, when I was a physician in inner-city Baltimore, it was always a struggle to give each patient the time he or she deserved. Time, as we know in medicine, is precious. It is the part of our job that is the most important, the most human, and the most crucial for […]

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How Services Integration Helps Europeans Advance in a Multivendor World

A rising trend in Europe has businesses and government agencies flocking to new ‘services’ integration solutions rather than traditional ‘systems’ integration to better manage increasingly diverse workloads and platforms. Such solutions are bringing order to the modern multivendor IT environment, helping organizations consolidate IT management more efficiently, and providing greater visibility across discrete servers, networks, […]

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The Value of Focusing on Customer Centricity

One competitive factor that is defining our popular products and services today is personalization. Across all elegantly designed consumer device, AI and cloud-based apps fill our screens with top picks across channels based on our preferences. Customer centricity is winning the day. Discriminant analysis of the largest ever IBM Global C-suite study reveals that one […]

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