Congrats to Insight Robotics, the 2014 IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year
A huge congratulations to all of the finalists, but ultimately Insight Robotics edged them out with their impressive firefighting solution. Special thanks to Blue, Inc. for winning the People’s Choice award.
Citi and IBM partner for Citi Mobile Challenge
Citi and IBM announced a partnership to collaborate with developers and build the next generation of financial technology through the Citi Mobile Challenge, with APIs hosted and managed on IBM SoftLayer. IBM will offer mentorship, tutorials, and access to Bluemix, our digital innovation platform, to help participating developers build, test, and deploy their solutions. Finalists compete for an opportunity to take their technologies into production with Citi’s support. IBM will also award the “Most Innovative use of Bluemix” to entrepreneurs qualifying for the IBM Global Entrepreneur Cloud program, who will be eligible for up to $120,000 of free IBM Cloud credit.
Simplifying Developer Productivity with API Harmony
API Harmony helps developers find a perfect API match for their application using the world’s largest knowledge base of APIs, easily exposed and managed.
Great momentum for Cloud ISVs and more using IBM Cloud solutions
Sapiens International Corporation, a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry with 30+ years of experience, identified IBM Cloud as the vehicle to achieve their business goals. They’re using SoftLayer for their IT services, and most recently, their demo center for ALIS, a solution designed for life, annuity and healthcare organizations.
Amdocs, the leading provider of customer experience solutions in 60+ countries worldwide, continues to explore new business models and drive cloud innovation by partnering with IBM. Amdocs recently shifted one of its US-based client’s business and operational support systems workloads to the IBM SoftLayer cloud infrastructure.
IBM and aPersona partner to enhance Bluemix security with stronger login protection
aPersona combinined their adaptive, multi-factor authentication platform with Bluemix's open development environment and security services. The result? An incredibly secure, Bluemix-hosted authentication solution available to anyone. Bluemix customers can now easily add aPersona's authentication technology to their applications for instant protection and security on their application.
IBM and CSC Expand Partnership to Develop and Modernize Applications on the IBM Cloud
IBM and CSC announced they are building on their long-standing strategic alliance by extending IBM’s digital innovation platform, Bluemix, to CSC’s strong developer ecosystem to help global customers accelerate their transition to the cloud and modernize their applications. CSC and IBM are partnering together through the CSC IBM Center of Excellence to bring global, end-to-end service capabilities that give clients greater choice, agility, flexibility and cost savings.
IBM and Tech Mahindra Join Hands to Accelerate Global Hybrid Cloud Adoption
Through this partnership, IBM will work with Tech Mahindra to build a platform for the development of cloud-based apps for its clients on Bluemix Dedicated, a single-tenant version of Bluemix. IBM will provide an open, flexible cloud environment to enable Tech Mahindra’s developers to build cloud-native and cloud enabled applications with a scalable model. Tech Mahindra will train 5,000 of its own developers on building advanced apps on Bluemix for the hybrid cloud, a combination of public, private, and on premise environments.
Bluemix creates opportunities in classrooms and beyond with Bluemix U
Bluemix is poised to be THE digital innovation platform. We’re creating digital experiences for clients with the MobileFirst platform for iOS, Watson, and Twitter. We’re seeking people ready to generate excitement and energy at their local universities, spreading the word on how Bluemix and IBM Cloud technologies can invigorate and inspire both students and faculties. Sign up at ibm.biz/bluemixuapp.