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IBM

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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IBM Power Systems Virtual Servers deliver AIX and IBM i with fast, self-service provisioning, flexible management for off-premises workloads, and access to our enterprise stack of IBM Cloud services--all in a pay-as-you-go billing model which enables them to scale up on IBM's enterprise class systems to cater to their unique business needs.
This new mobile platform is based on IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM Worklight software, as well as a cloud management system running on IBM SmartCloud Provisioning.
As global sales leader for IBM, Rometty, 54, is accountable for revenue, profit, and client satisfaction in the 170 global markets in which IBM does business.
Finally, IBM also announced latest offerings to help clients manage their cloud infrastructures such as the IBM SmartCloud Entry solution; zEnterprise Starter Edition for Cloud; IBM BladeCenter Foundation for Cloud; IBM Active Cloud Engine; IBM Systems Director VMControl 2.4 and IBM System Networking.
In a recent Proof of Technology for IBM Forms with Workflow, Alphalogix CEO Bob McCandless, stated, "The Tasica Workflow Server and IBM Forms product are extremely integrated, so much so our [development] labs almost seem as if we are one team working together.
In March 2008, IBM opened its first European Cloud Computing Centre in Dublin, Ireland, focusing on client innovation and cloud research activities.
* IBM Content Manager and IBM FileNet Content Manager are secure and open content repositories designed to provide content services such as security, search,
As an IBM Business Partner, Daniel IT Services provides e-commerce solution expertise based on IBM's market-leading WebSphere platform.
Ferguson, an IBM Fellow and chief architect of IBM Software Group.
IBM STRENGTHENED ITS SUPport for open source software when it announced a new relationship with higher ed.
IBM and Lawson Software has announced that Lawson will optimize and standardize its comprehensive business applications portfolio on IBM's open standards-based software and hardware, and the companies will jointly market pre-integrated solutions to customers.
Hitachi, Ltd, its wholly owned subsidiary Hitachi Data Systems, and IBM announced a technology licensing agreement intended to extend the interoperability and compatibility of their respective storage systems, servers and software.