All IBM articles – Page 2

  • ibm rometti
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    At IBM, Virginia Rometty to become new CEO

    2011-10-26T09:34:09Z

    Virginia Rometti will be the 1st woman to head IBM. Sam Palmisano will remain chairman (Photo: IBM) Virginia Rometty will become president and CEO of IBM January 1, the first woman to take the top job at the US IT and computer services group. The current CEO, Samuel Palmisano, will ...

  • IAA_2011.automotiveIT
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    IAA 2011: IBM to showcase automotive solutions in Frankfurt

    2011-08-22T15:14:55Z

    IBM will be present at the Frankfurt auto show next month as it tries to grow its automotive business worldwide. The US IT giant will showcase products across a broad spectrum of automotive sectors, including connectivity, electric vehicles and intelligent traffic management. Within these areas, IBM is conducting research into ...

  • ibm cio study 2011
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    IBM study: Automotive CIOs put more focus on Cloud

    2011-06-17T10:46:27Z

    Automotive CIOs are putting a heavier focus on Cloud computing than their colleaques in other industries, according to an IBM study. The software and IT services group conducted 3,018 interviews with CIOs for its 2011 Global Chief Information Officer Study. Out of the total, 146 were CIOs in the auto ...

  • ibm cloud.automotiveIT
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    Managed security is a growth area in Cloud-based services

    2011-05-30T08:22:54Z

    The Cloud can work especially well in the provision of security services (Photo: IBM) Experts say managed security is a major growth area for Cloud-based services. "We estimate that through 2015 half of all e-mail security products will be used in SaaS form," said Ruggero Contu, principal research analyst at ...

  • ibm rational rhapsody.automotiveIT
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    IBM, Inchron provide integrated development tool to Continental, Hella Hueck

    2011-05-04T14:03:05Z

    IBM’s Rational Rhapsody provides a visual development environment for systems engineers and software developers German automotive suppliers Continental and Hella Hueck are among the first users of a new suite of development software tools from IBM and Inchron, a maker of design solutions for embedded systems. The software, which is ...

  • openmatics.automotiveIT
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    IBM to develop Web store for telematics Apps for ZF

    2011-04-20T07:25:33Z

    How Openmatics works (source:ZF) ZF Friedrichshafen is planning a Web store for telematics applications that can be used on its Openmatics software platform. The store will be developed by IBM and the IT group will also run it. The southern German automotive supplier said the store will let vehicle manufacturers ...

  • ibm midsize study.automotiveIT
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    For midsized companies, a planned IT boost

    2011-02-04T07:39:47Z

    More than half of all midsized companies interviewed for an IBM-commissioned study late last year plan to boost their IT spending in 2011. Of the 2,112 companies polled, 53 pc projected an increase, which compares with only 20 pc in a similar study conducted in 2009. No change was budgeted ...

  • IBM LotusLive_Suite.automotiveIT
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    IBM signs new Cloud partnerships, adds GM unit to customer base

    2011-01-31T06:44:47Z

    IBM said it is expanding its Cloud offering and has signed up a range of new customers ”“ including a General Motors unit ”“ for its LotusLive software suite. The US computer and IT services group said it signed partnerships with Ariba and SugarCRM to expand its Cloud offering to ...

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    Small congested cities to get help from IBM, Telvent

    2010-12-24T14:42:05Z

    IBM and Telvent are developing a set of traffic solutions that is customized for small cities. The two US-based IT service providers said the well-known congestion problems faced by bigger metropolitan areas tend to overshadow the traffic issues of smaller cities. In urban areas with populations of less than 500,000 ...