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Originally called International Business Machines. A major computer and information technology company. IBM develops software and hardware, provides network hosting, and offers IT consulting services. It is one of the only IT companies to trace its origins back more than 100 years. It was established in New York in 1896. After Coca-Cola, IBM is considered the second-most valuable brand name in the world.
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He previously served as president of IBM's EMEA and Asia PC Company and as general manager of marketing, sales and distribution for IBM PC Company.
From 1998 to 2000, Thierry Louesse, Atlas' new chief, was the GCC general manager for IBM PC Company where he successfully grew the distribution network and expanded the business across a number of geographies, making the GCC one of the most successful regions worldwide in terms of revenue and profit growth.
In the case of IBM, he wrote, ``when IBM refused to abate the promotion of those of its own products that competed with Windows and Office,'' Microsoft's suite of business productivity software, ``Microsoft punished the IBM PC Company with higher prices, a late license for Windows 95 and the withholding of technical and marketing support.
Gates said that while he would like to see Stimac head up the IBM division, he told him of problems Microsoft had with the IBM PC Company.
All of this will delivered on state-of-the-art PC technology from the IBM PC Company.
AUSTIN, Texas--The IBM PC Company is bundling a series of CD-ROM titles called the Family FunPAK with its OS/2 Warp operating system.
But in the world of the living, some manufacturers are going well beyond Energy Star in greening their PCs, notably Apple, Hewlett-Packard and, at the forefront, the IBM PC Company, an independently run business under Big Blue's umbrella that was founded in late 1992.
The PS/2 E, made from recycled plastics, is designed and manufactured by the IBM PC Company, an independent operating unit of the IBM Corporation.
Among Cannavino's achievements at IBM is the restructuring of the company's $7 billion PC business, an assignment that ultimately led to the development of the IBM PC Company.
9 billion China local competitor to a $16 billion global PC enterprise with the addition of the IBM PC company.
Prior to that, he held the post of general manager, marketing, sales and distribution for IBM PC Company and was president of IBM's EMEA and Asia Pacific PC Company.
Before joining RRL, he spent over 10 years at IBM holding many global leadership roles which involved leading the IBM PC Company reengineering initiative, the launch of ibm.