IBM News room – 2014-11-18 IBM Verse Fuses Cloud, Social, Analytics and Design Innovation to Transform the Way We Work – United States


ARMONK, NY – 18 Nov 2014: IBM NYSE: IBM today is reinventing enterprise email with a new freemium social collaboration offering that uses built-in analytics to give individuals a new way to converse, find the right people and information fast, and get work done. IBM Verse stems from the company’s $100 million investment in design innovation and brings together its leading cloud, analytics, social and security platforms to transform the future of work.

via IBM News room – 2014-11-18 IBM Verse Fuses Cloud, Social, Analytics and Design Innovation to Transform the Way We Work – United States.

News & Events: The workspace just for you – on IBM Cloud


Join IBM and Citent on October 29th, 2014 to review the latest enhancements and features offered by the IBM Connections cloud : eMail, calendaring, instant messaging, web conferencing, file sharing and social services. The Seminar can be attended in person at the IBM Costa Mesa Office – 600 Anton Blvd, 2nd floor, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 or virtually, please register via webinar registration link

via News & Events.

IBM News room – 2014-10-14 IBM and SAP Partner to Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Adoption – United States


ARMONK, N.Y. and WALLDORF, Germany – 14 Oct 2014: SAP SE NYSE: SAP and IBM NYSE: IBM today announced that SAP has selected IBM as a premier strategic provider of Cloud infrastructure services for its business critical applications – accelerating customers’ ability to run core business in the cloud. The SAP® HANA Enterprise Cloud offering is now available through IBM’s highly scalable, open and secure cloud. SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud will expand to major markets with the addition of the IBM cloud data centers. This is expected to enable customers to deploy their SAP software around the globe in a faster and more secure environment that is backed by IBM’s proven cloud capabilities.

via IBM News room – 2014-10-14 IBM and SAP Partner to Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Adoption – United States.

IBM And SAP Score Win Over Amazon – Business Insider


IBM CEO Ginni Rometty

On Tuesday, longtime partners IBM and SAP announced another new bond: SAP will use IBM’s cloud for its pride-and-joy database HANA.

IBM and SAP have long ago realized that the “enemy of my enemy is my friend.” SAP developed its database HANA to stick it to its arch rival Oracle. HANA is known as an “in-memory” database, able to crunch through huge amounts of data really quickly.

via IBM And SAP Score Win Over Amazon – Business Insider.

IBM – ConnectED 2015 – Overview


IBM Connect evolves to meet the needsof our technical clients and partners

In 2015, IBM Connect will transform into an even more in-depth technical event,“IBM ConnectED” that provides the deep “nuts and bolts” technical experience that is so important to our long-standing technical community.

Specifically designed for technologists of all levels, including CIOs, IT managers and practitioners, this new event will offer deep-dive technical sessions, demos, labs and roundtables, access to IBM technical experts, and more.

via IBM – ConnectED 2015 – Overview.

IBM – ConnectED 2015 – Overview


IBM Connect evolves to meet the needsof our technical clients and partners.  In 2015, IBM Connect will transform into an even more in-depth technical event,“IBM ConnectED” that provides the deep “nuts and bolts” technical experience that is so important to our long-standing technical community.

via IBM – ConnectED 2015 – Overview.

IBM’s Watson could merge with Siri | Cult of Mac


IBM and Apple’s new enterprise partnership is already being called one of the “most important and powerful tech partnerships ever.”But outside of selling more iPads, iPhones and Macs in business, what else could Apple get out of the deal, which was announced Tuesday? According to a new report, Watson — IBM’s Jeopardy-winning A.I. capable of understanding natural language.

via IBM’s Watson could merge with Siri | Cult of Mac.

What the new Apple-IBM mobile partnership means for enterprises | VentureBeat | Mobile | by Cimarron Buser, Apperian


Apple and IBM Partnership

What can we expect to see in terms of real deliverables in the next 6-12 months? Let’s take a look at the four “core capabilities” the new partnership will address.

via What the new Apple-IBM mobile partnership means for enterprises | VentureBeat | Mobile | by Cimarron Buser, Apperian.