Time flies! Already a year has past since the acquisition of ILOG by IBM... I was very pleased to read that Mark Loughridge (IBM CFO) even gave us a mention during the latest IBM earnings announcement. No small feat for a recent acquisition!
As an engineer it is gratifying to see the roll out of your software accelerating -- but we are not done yet! Plenty more work to do, and there is no shortage of great ideas and synergies to be explored.
"WebSphere had another strong quarter growing 13%, or 6% at constant currency and gained share. Business Process Management, Commerce and Data Power product segments all grew double-digits. ILOG, which drives business rules management, did very well again this quarter and contributed to WebSphere growth."