Smart city projects, which use machine-to-machine communications and platforms to automate transportation systems, traffic and parking management and utilities, among other things, were a hot topic at this year's Mobile World Congress.
BARCELONA--As I met with various vendors last week at Mobile World Congress, I saw a connection between mobile and customer experience management that I hadn't considered before.
Take IBM's SoftLayer cloud computing platform, add Platform Symphony parallel computing infrastructure, stir in the Platform LSF Scheduler tool and presto!
The Don't Ask, Don't Tell approach to BYOD doesn't work anymore, and a new IBM study confirms that mobile strategy leaders need policies that are well thought-out, documented and communicated.
According to Re/Code, IBM's sale of its x86 server business to Lenovo wasn't the last shoe.
IBM, Lockheed Martin and EMC have all committed to invest in research facilities at a new national cybersecurity park in Beer-Sheva, Israel.
IBM hopes to change email with a new product.
IBM is doubling down on its IaaS cloud strategy, announcing plans to invest $1.2B building out 15 new cloud data centers around the world. That expansion brings the company's total number of cloud data centers to 40.
I'm sure you have heard that virtualization giant VMware has agreed to acquire enterprise mobility management (EMM) firm AirWatch for around $1.54 billion. What does this acquisition mean for the enterprises struggling with mobility?
Watson is IBM's cognitive computing invention that beat human players at Jeopardy a few years ago and achieved some other publicity stunts as well. But its days of just playing around are gone; now it's doing real work in big data and is gaining traction in the field.