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International Business Machines Corporation (commonly referred to as IBM) is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with corporate headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. - Wikipedia

The Cloud Wars Have Begun. Who Will Emerge Victorious?Ever since the advent of the Cloud concept, a slew of technology majors have been clawing their way upward, hoping to dominate what could soon be the most omnipresent component in...
There’s a first time for everything, and on October 1, 2012, one of the most “formal” companies in Corporate America got its first ever woman Chairwoman, President and Chief Executive Officer. IBM was officially put under the care of...
In a move that will give the tech industry much leverage for future initiatives, Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick have joined President-Elect Donald Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum.As business advisers to Trump, they will bring industry-relevant...
About 8 months ago, when I spoke to IBM’s Cloud CTO Dr. Jim Comfort about IBM’s cloud initiatives, one of the things that struck me was the emphasis he placed on IBM’s strategy in the hybrid cloud space. His...
Over the past few weeks I've written several articles on the good and bad of artificial intelligence. On the good side there are projects that make our lives easier; on the bad, there are things that could end our...
The inevitable progression of any discussion about the cloud industry is first Amazon, then Microsoft and, invariably, Google. As a matter of fact, even Oracle Corp. recently hogged the limelight by throwing an open challenge - actually more of...
On May 24, IBM announced that it is collaborating with Twilio to offer two key services on the latter’s marketplace that was launched earlier this year. According to IBM’s press release, the two services that will be offered -...
In a recent article titled Why Toppling AWS from the Top of Cloud Computing is Not an Easy Task, we outlined why Amazon’s strength in cloud will allow AWS to maintain its IaaS market leadership for a long time yet.A...
In what could be one of the boldest moves by a company not primarily in the healthcare space, Microsoft claims that it will try to solve the cancer problem in 10 years using artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning...
IBM's journey of transformation has been a long and arduous one, and is far from being over. Big Blue has now watched over 20 consecutive quarters of revenue decline and, looking at the 3 percent rate at which revenues declined during the...
Box, the leading content management platform that is used by more 74,000 businesses, announced that its going to integrate Artificial Intelligence into its platform.The most interesting part about the announcement is that the company did not choose a single...
It’s been announced this week that IBM has finally put Power8-based systems onto its SoftLayer cloud. Way back in June 2013, Big Blue said it had plans to double the footprint of the SoftLayer cloud and make Power iron...
A few minutes ago IBM reported that they have been working on a system to help commercial banks offer real-time payments and make their services more appealing to consumers. Dubbed the IBM Financial Transaction Manager (FTM), the system piggy backs...
IBM Analytics, which focuses on big data solutions, is huge by any standards. In the last three quarters, revenues from the division totalled $13.9 billion. In comparison, Salesforce, the CRM leader, made only $6.67 billion during full fiscal 2016,...
IBM's rich acquisition history has now taken on two specific directions, and it's clear where Rometty intends to take the business over the next few years. These two segments are IBM's biggest growth opportunities, and I see them catapulting the...