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Take a Big Blue cheque and go: IBM settles 281 UK age discrim cases

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/25/ibm_uk_settles_281_age_discrimination_cases/

2 weeks ago

Bet that won't have been cheap

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IBM, Microsoft and Linux Foundation link arms to fight patent trolls with 'multimillion' scheme

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/20/microsoft_linux_patent_trolls/

2 weeks ago

Linux was a 'cancer' but Microsoft is now defending it

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IBM: Bank of America Know-How Will Differentiate Financial Services Cloud

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/ibm-bank-of-america-know-how-will-differentiate-financial-services-cloud

4 weeks ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The coming public cloud environment geared for financial institutions, as well as SaaS vendors that serve them, looks to ease migrating and operating highly regulated workloads. Bank of America is a partner in developing the processes, and an anchor tenant.

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IBM stands for I Block Money, says sales rep: Big Blue sued yet again by its own staff over 'missing' commissions

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/05/ibm_sued_unlawful_sales_commission_tactics/

a month ago

Analysis How IT titan's 'Incentive Plan Letter' anti-contract is starting to unravel

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IBM, Bank of America collaborate on financial services ready public cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ibm-bank-of-america-collaborate-on-financial-services-ready-public-cloud/

a month ago

Cloud vendors are increasingy focused on industry specific platforms much like enterprise software giants do.

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Adobe teams with IBM iX on design system as a service offering

https://www.zdnet.com/article/adobe-teams-with-ibm-ix-on-design-system-as-a-service-offering/

a month ago

The DSaaS platform aims to help enterprises implement and manage a design system.

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Samsung, IBM team up on platform to track vital signs, health data for first responders

https://www.zdnet.com/article/samsung-ibm-team-up-on-platform-to-track-vital-signs-health-data-for-first-responders/

a month ago

According to Samsung and IBM, better tracking of worker health in high-stress environments can prevent death and injuries on the job.

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Remember the big IBM 360 mainframe rescue job? For now, Brexit has ballsed it up – big iron restorers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/29/brexit_puts_paid_to_ibm_mainframe_resto_plans/

a month ago

Hauliers thin on the ground, apparently

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At IBM AI conference, definition of what AI is and isn't in flux

https://www.zdnet.com/article/at-ibm-conference-definition-of-what-ai-is-and-isnt-in-flux/

a month ago

At its user conference in Florida, IBM offered to demystify the term AI. The effort seemed only mildly successful, but the company nevertheless conveyed a lot of energy and drive behind its various offerings that pertain to machine learning and that may be enough to excite its customers.

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IBM can’t really define AI, but that won’t stop it from trying

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ibm-cant-really-define-ai-but-that-wont-stop-it-from-trying/

a month ago

At its user conference in Florida, IBM offered to demystify the term AI. The effort seemed only mildly successful, but the company nevertheless conveyed a lot of energy and drive behind its various offerings that pertain to machine learning and that may be enough to excite its customers.

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Google: We've achieved quantum supremacy! IBM: Nope. And stop using that word please

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/22/ibm_poopoos_google_quantum_claims/

2 months ago

Here's how to sim that with RAM and hard drive space

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IBM CFO: ‘We're Off To A Great Start’ With Red Hat

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/ibm-cfo-we-re-off-to-a-great-start-with-red-hat

2 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Despite an acceleration of the open source software leaders business in its first quarter post merger, Big Blue's revenue slump continued for the fifth straight quarter.

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IBM: Why yes, Red Hat is doing great. Thanks for asking. The rest of Big Blue? Sure, wait – someone's at the door...

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/17/ibm_q3_2019_financials/

2 months ago

Fantastic quarter: Sales, down. Profit, down. Business as usual

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IBM To Sell Algorithmics Portfolio To SS&C

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/ibm-to-sell-algorithmics-portfolio-to-ss-c

2 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Big Blue will sell the fintech provider a slate of financial risk management products it purchased eight years earlier and has been building out since.

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You've got (Ginni's) mail! Judge orders IBM to cough up CEO, execs' internal memos in age-discrim legal battle

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/23/ginni_rometty_ibm_email_age_discrimination/

3 months ago

Judge blasts Big Blue for trying to wriggle out of revealing Operation Baccarat blueprints

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IBM opens a new Quantum Computation Center

https://www.zdnet.com/video/ibm-opens-a-new-quantum-computation-center/

3 months ago

Dr. Robert Sutor, vice president of IBM Q Strategy and Ecosystem at IBM Research, tells Tonya Hall that 14 new quantum computers will be available for business, research, and learning. Read more: https://zd.net/309XY8n

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IBM aims to scale quantum computing with new center, 53-qubit system

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ibm-aims-to-scale-quantum-computing-with-new-center-53-qubit-system/

3 months ago

With the fleet expansion, IBM is hoping to build out the ecosystem for quantum computing research and commercial applications.

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IBM looks to boost sales the same way it has for 65 years – yes, it's a new mainframe: The z15

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/17/ibm_z15_mainframes_arrive/

3 months ago

Lineup looks to put a pep in the step of flailing systems group

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Cloud Foundry has got its Red Hat on, hip, hip, hip, hooray: IBM demos CF running on OpenShift

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/12/ibm_demonstrates_cloud_foundry_on_red_hat_openshift/

3 months ago

CF Summit Will it be enough to boost Big Blue's cloud?

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Intel, IBM, Google, Microsoft & others join new security-focused industry group

https://www.zdnet.com/article/intel-ibm-google-microsoft-others-join-new-security-focused-industry-group/

4 months ago

New Confidential Computing Consortium will promote the use of TEEs (trusted execution environments).

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