Go for what you believe in, because if you can find the right person to help you, it will work.

Ron Argent, Chief Executive Officer, Cognition Foundry

Business Challenge story

Even the most talented and skilled entrepreneurs may need assistance when considering how to take their innovative technology ideas to the market. What’s needed is real-world technical expertise, complementary partners, business assistance, as well as scalable, secure computing functionality available on a cost-effective “pay as you grow” basis.


Cognition Foundry offers such a solution. Because of his extensive background as an IBM employee and business partner, Ron Argent, CEO, can deliver the guidance and resources that entrepreneurs need. Argent’s computing platform of choice is IBM LinuxONE running on an IBM z Systems mainframe, which he considers the world’s most advanced and powerful system.


Startup entrepreneurs receive mentoring, partnership opportunities, business and technical resources, and scalable and security-rich computing power, helping to turn their vision into reality in a cost-effective manner. Cognition Foundry especially favors global projects that have the potential to help large numbers of people and change society for the better.

Solution Category

  • Systems Hardware
  • Solution Components

    • Blockchain
    • Temp - IBM Z and LinuxONE Midrange
    • z Systems