Earlier, we shared the results of the IBM 2014 Business Tech Trends study and discussed how Pacesetters, and their early adoption of CAMS technologies and business model changes, are achieving their goals. Now, see and share what it takes to be a Pacesetter. http://ibm.biz/ibmpace
Create your own applications using Bluemix and data from the IBM Business Tech Trends Study. Coming Soon! - Check back on August 21 for full details: Link to this page: https://ibm.biz/biztechjam Ensure you have registered for the Sandy Carter webcast on August 21 at 1pm ET and explore the latest cloud offerings at Bluemix.net . Bluemix BTT APP JAM: What insights can you uncover from analyzing the IBM Business Tech Trends data? Create your app, discover your... [More]
Guest post by Jeff Saperstein, co-founder of CVC Group and co-author of Service Thinking: The Seven Principles to Discover Innovative Opportunities Chief Marketing Officers (CMO's) are experiencing great uncertainty with constant disruptive change: 79% expect a high level of complexity over the next five years and 52% feel unprepared for this complexity. The major sources of these game-changers are Data explosion (77%), Social Media (68%), and Growth of Channel and Device Choices (65%).  So CMO’s are navigating a very complex landscape.... [More]
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On Thursday, August 21, we'll be broadcasting the results of the 2014 IBM Business Tech Trends study via our Entrepreneur Huddle webcast. Check out this infographic for more about this event or head right to https://ibm.biz/techhuddle to register now!
Celebrate SoftLayer's 1-year anniversary with us! See our plans for 2015, sign up for free trials, attend our upcoming webcast, and more! https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/community/blogs/industry-solution-partners/entry/sl1year
To meet the explosive demand for new careers in data -- including data scientists and Chief Data Officers -- IBM is collaborating with universities and business schools to reshape the way that traditional curricula is delivered to students. How big is the demand? Consider that 4.4 million jobs are anticipated worldwide by 2015. IBM is helping to ensure the explosive demand for data scientists is met by partnering with 28 different Business Schools and Universities around the country. Working with IBM, these 28 business schools and universities... [More]
The IBM Linux on Power App Throwdown at Innovate is happening today! We've got 5 finalists vying to win this year's app throwdown, and you can help decide who wins! All 5 finalists have videos you can check out at our IBM App Throwdown website . Go to the website and click on the TWEET YOUR VOTE button for your favorite finalists! You have until 2 pm Eastern today to vote ! Here's the name of our 5 finalists. Maybe you know one! Canonical Corent Technology Lab7 SkySQL... [More]
Taken from the SocialBusinessSandy blog . First there were 25, and now there are just 5. Congratulations to the following teams on becoming the Top 5 finalists of the IBM Watson Mobile Developer Challenge! BrightMinded @BrightMindedLtd CrayonData @CrayonBigData GenieMD, Inc. @GenieMD Majestyk Apps @MajestykApps Red Ant @Red_Ant Selected from hundreds of submissions, these finalists stood out for their ability to tap into the powerful cognitive computing capabilities of Watson to build innovative mobile consumer and business apps that span... [More]
Taken from original blog post by Rich Griffith IBM Power Systems is putting data to work! On April 23, we introduced Power Systems built for bigger data demands in the cloud, expanding world's first Linux-based open server ecosystem. This provides you with tools tuned for a platform that boosts productivity and performance by removing constraints imposed by commodity architecture, along with accelerating compute and data-intensive tasks that improves cloud economics. While I trust that you have already gotten started building and... [More]
What is the latest innovation happening in the commerce space? How are startups helping retailers and CMOs engage customers like never before? Attend this webcast on May 22 to learn the latest developments from entrepreneurs in this space. Register now!
Congratulations to ClickSoftware for winning the App Throwdown competition at Impact 2014! ClickSoftware extends over 100 Business Apps for the field service execution industry to IBM users through the IBM Worklight platform. With easy install and deployment, IBM Worklight users have access to a deep repository of enterprise-grade ClickMobileApps which can be interconnected to support various business processes that streamline communication, increase productivity and empower field users with the tools to help them provide great customer... [More]