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IBM Helps Service Providers Deliver and Manage Applications across Hybrid Cloud Networks

New IBM Netcool Operations Insight capability aimed at helping telco and financial service industries ensure availability of high-demand applications. Provides valuable insight, up-to-date visibility of infrastructure and service performance

Next RPG & DB2 Summit Highlights DB2 for i, Watson’s Web Services & Open Source

Focuses on all technologies that boost the power of IBM i applications

System i Developer today announces that the next RPG & DB2 Summit will feature training on new and under-utilized IBM i capabilities that help organizations create innovative new applications. The three-day conference will take place October 17-19, 2017 at the Doubletree Park Place in Minneapolis, MN.

Maxava iFoundation invites IBM i User Community to apply for 2017/18 funding

The Maxava iFoundation is once again delighted to announce a new funding pool to assist IBM i user groups around the world.

HelpSystems Introduces Multi-Factor Authentication

HelpSystems announced the release of Access Authenticator, a simple way to control user access to mission-critical systems, and meet today’s evolving compliance requirements.

IBM Analytics & Cognitive
Sinequa Partners with Google and IBM on AIIT Business Edge (blog)If data is created in the cloud, it makes sense to apply the analytics there. If most of the data is created on-premises, it makes sense to deploy the data warehouse there. That data gravity effect not only influences the location of the data warehouse ...
Wimbledon to Use IBM's Watson AI for Highlights, Analytics, Helping FansBloombergs $18 billion ``cognitive computing'' group are a rare bright spot at the company, which has faced a years-long slump in sales and earnings. New York-based IBM is counting on the unit as its long-term growth driver. IBM has called Watson a connector ...Cross-Court Cognition, Wimbledon Serves Up Ever-Deeper Data ...ForbesIBM Watson holds court at Wimbledon 2017ComputerWeekly.comIBM to engage with developers on AI, machine learningETCIO.comIT PRO -MobileMarketing Magazineall 22 news articles »
How International Business Machines Corporation Makes Most of Its MoneyMadison.comTechnology services account for nearly half of IBM's annual revenue and 30% of its operating income. About 41% of the company's segment-level profit comes from cognitive solutions. The systems division, which includes IBM's z Systems mainframes and ...Researchers At Zacks Anticipate International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Declare $2.73 Earnings Per ShareInsider TradingsInternational Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Stake Raised by IFC Holdings Incorporated FLThe Cerbat GemInternational Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from AnalystsBNB Daily (blog)Sports Perspectives -Stock Observer -Chaffey Breeze -Zacks.comall 86 news articles »
IBM Cloud
American Airlines looks to the IBM Cloud to end travel hellBusiness InsiderAmerican Airlines is looking to IBM to help put an end to terrible airport experiences. The airline is starting to move its online services to IBM's cloud network, beginning with its website, apps and airport kiosks, as well as a handful of internal ...American Airlines to move consumer-facing apps to IBM Cloud, says Cloud Foundry keyZDNetAmerican Airlines Embarks on Global Cloud Transformation with IBMPR Newswire (press release)IBM Cloud Hosting American's Customer-Facing AppsAviation WeekWall Street Journal (subscription) (blog) -Cloud Tech -CIO Diveall 9 news articles »
American Airlines to Fly Operations Through IBM's CloudTheStreet.com"We believe Alibaba's core commerce is expanding from traffic monetization to data monetization and such trend will quickly expand to its media/cloud businesses," writes JP Morgan analyst Alex Yao. "Such expansion not only allows Alibaba to tap into ...and more »
Big banks turn to IBM for trade finance platformBusiness InsiderThe platform will be based on the IBM Blockchain, built on the Hyperledger Fabric, and hosted on the IBM Cloud — it will go into production by the end of 2017. The goal will be to streamline domestic and cross-border trade for European SMBs by ...European Banks Select IBM Blockchain for Small Business Trade FinanceCoinDeskIBM chosen by European bank consortium to build trade finance platformBusiness Review EuropeMajor European banks select IBM for trade finance blockchain platformGlobalCustodian.com (subscription)Banking Technology -Enterprise Timesall 27 news articles »
Analytics & Cognitive News

IBM Watson Customer Experience Analytics Updates

IBM Watson Customer Experience Analytics Standard Edition, formerly IBM Customer Experience Analytics Standard; new IBM Watson Customer Experience Analytics Essentials Edition and new IBM Watson Customer Experience Premium Edition.

 

IBM Watson™ Customer Experience Analytics, formerly IBM® Customer Experience Analytics, updates:

  • IBM Watson Customer Experience Analytics Standard Edition changes
  • New IBM Watson Customer Experience Analytics Essentials Edition that provides the user with macro to micro omnichannel journey insights to improve marketing, eCommerce, and customer experience
  • New IBM Watson Customer Experience Analytics Premium Edition that extends the benefits of Watson™ Customer Experience Analytics Standard Edition with advanced cognitive capabilities, more value-add features, and data retention, as well as premium services and support

Watson Customer Experience Analytics Standard Edition, formerly Customer Experience Analytics Standard

Watson Customer Experience Analytics Standard Edition, a Cloud Service offering, uses embedded cognitive capabilities to provide marketers with omnichannel and macro-to-micro views of the customer, in order to surface dynamic insights to help them understand and…

IBM Data Management Bundle Includes DB2, BigInsights, and dashDB

IBM Data Management Bundle enables deployment of DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows, IBM BigInsights for Apache Hadoop, and IBM dashDB local to optimize data management within hybrid data environments.

IBM BigInsights V4.3 and IBM Big Replicate V2.1 Announcements

IBM BigInsights V4.3 is ready to meet enterprise data lake needs with Spark 2.1, IBM Big SQL, and open Hadoop; IBM Big Replicate V2.1 delivers enterprise-class replication solution for Hadoop platform and object stores.

IBM DB2 Database Tools deliver new and enhanced capabilities

IBM® DB2® High Performance Unload for z/OS®, V5.1 has been designed to help deliver performance enhancements, reduce mean CPU costs, and exploit zIIP processors.

Commerce News

IBM Unveils Industry’s First Platform to Integrate All Data Types for AI-Powered Decision-Making

IBM today unveiled “Project DataWorks,” a Watson initiative that is the industry’s first cloud-based data and analytics platform to integrate all types of data and enable AI-powered decision-making. Project DataWorks is designed to make it simple forbusiness leaders and data professionalsto collect, organize, govern and secure data, so they can gain the insights needed to become a cognitive business.

IBM Industry Models for Banking and Insurance

IBM Industry Models for Banking and Insurance V8.8 are designed to deliver more cost-effective data, process, and service solutions.

IBM Regulatory Compliance Analytics Helps You Manage Your Regulatory Compliance Efforts

The IBM Regulatory Compliance Analytics solution, powered by Watson, is designed to help financial services institutions effectively track their regulatory compliance efforts.

InfoSphere Information Server Enterprise Hypervisor Edition V11.3.1

 IBM InfoSphere Information Server Enterprise Hypervisor Edition V11.3.1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server helps you streamline your increasingly complex environment and address your evolving information integration requirements.

IT Infrastructure News

IBM Bluemix Local System and IBM PureApplication System firmware V2.2.3

IBM Bluemix Local System and IBM PureApplication System firmware V2.2.3 enables deployment of VMware workloads concurrently with cloud native services and cloud-enabled middleware.

Zend Server 9.1 Released

We’re excited to release Zend Server 9.1 which continues to provide dramatic performance improvements over PHP 5.x versions with support for PHP 7.1.

HelpSystems Centralizes AIX, VIOS, IBM i Performance Monitoring

Robot Monitor performance monitoring software for IBM i now offers real-time visibility into VIOS and AIX as well.

IBM Cloud Object Storage System HDD

IBM Cloud Object Storage System HDD features deliver additional storage capacities for IBM Cloud Object Storage Slicestors.

Programming News

Profound.js 2.0 Extends the Power of Agile Modernization and Node.js on IBM i

Profound Logic Software, the leader in IBM i application modernization, announced the release of Profound.js 2.0 at the 2017 COMMON Annual Conference and Expo.

Support for IBM WebSphere Portal V9

IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software and the IBM Rational Software Architect Designer family, V9.6.1 deliver support for IBM WebSphere Portal V9 and other technology updates.

CNX Announces General Release of Valence 5.1 at COMMON - Latest version of framework includes major enhancements to application generating tool

CNX announced at the COMMON 2017 Annual Meeting and Exposition today the general availability of version 5.1 of the Valence Framework for IBM i.

ARCAD Forms Strategic Partnership with GitHub to offer Collaborative Application Development and DevOps on IBM i

ARCAD Software, leading vendor in DevOps and Modernization solutions for IBM i, today announced a strategic partnership with GitHub, builder of a web-based collaboration platform used by more than 21M software developers, to advance code sharing and reuse on IBM i, and shorten software delivery schedules.

Cloud News

Vision Solutions Wins Gold in the 12th Annual 2017 IT World Awards® for IT Support Team of the Year

Vision Solutions announced that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, named Vision Solutions’ CustomerCare a Gold winner in the 12th Annual 2017 IT World Awards in the IT Support Team of the Year category.

IBM IoT Weather Data on Cloud integrates with IBM Maximo Asset Health Insights

IBM IoT Weather Data on Cloud integrates with IBM Maximo Asset Health Insights for US Federal and IBM Maximo Asset Management Scheduler Plus for US Federal offerings to provide weather-related insights into enterprise asset health for improved reliability and maintenance efficiency.

IBM X-Force Malware Analysis on Cloud

IBM X-Force Malware Analysis on Cloud helps identify malicious content more quickly to reduce exposure and lower cost of remediation.

IBM Power Systems improves private cloud management with IBM PowerVC V1.3.3

IBM PowerVC is an advanced virtualization management offering for IBM Power Systems servers based on OpenStack technology.

Industry News

IBM Helps Service Providers Deliver and Manage Applications across Hybrid Cloud Networks

New IBM Netcool Operations Insight capability aimed at helping telco and financial service industries ensure availability of high-demand applications. Provides valuable insight, up-to-date visibility of infrastructure and service performance

Next RPG & DB2 Summit Highlights DB2 for i, Watson’s Web Services & Open Source

Focuses on all technologies that boost the power of IBM i applications

System i Developer today announces that the next RPG & DB2 Summit will feature training on new and under-utilized IBM i capabilities that help organizations create innovative new applications. The three-day conference will take place October 17-19, 2017 at the Doubletree Park Place in Minneapolis, MN.

Maxava iFoundation invites IBM i User Community to apply for 2017/18 funding

The Maxava iFoundation is once again delighted to announce a new funding pool to assist IBM i user groups around the world.

IBM Kenexa Learning Content Management System Premier V11.1 delivers enhancements

IBM Kenexa Learning Content Management System Premier V11.1 delivers enhancements that help improve security, adds rendering options, enhances AICC scoring and xAPI support.

Mobile News

IBM Mobile First & SecuredTouch Offer Integrated Solution for Frictionless Authentication 

Behavioral Biometric Security Strengthens Security and User Experience.

IBM Invests to Lead Global Internet of Things Market - Shows Accelerated Client Adoption

IBM unveiled a $200 million USD investment in the new global headquarters for its Watson Internet of Things (IoT) business in Munich.

WebSmart 11 Simplifies Responsive IBMi Web App Development with Mobile-Friendly Templates

Use WebSmart to create PHP, Node.js and RPG desktop and mobile applications that use a single code base.

WebSmart 11 Simplifies Responsive IBMi Web App Development with Mobile-Friendly Templates

 

Use WebSmart to create PHP, Node.js and RPG desktop and mobile applications that use a single code base.

Security News

HelpSystems Introduces Multi-Factor Authentication

HelpSystems announced the release of Access Authenticator, a simple way to control user access to mission-critical systems, and meet today’s evolving compliance requirements.

Kisco Announces Release 3 For End-User Password Reset Utility for IBM i

Kisco Information Systems today announces a release upgrade for its browser based, end-user password reset tool for the IBM i platform of computers.

IBM Multi-Cloud Data Encryption V1.0

IBM Multi-Cloud Data Encryption V1.0 offers file, folder, and volume layer encryption in any cloud environment, adding policy management and standards-compliance integration with centralized key management.

IBM QRadar Software V7.3

IBM QRadar Software V7.3 improves its security toolset with IBM XForce security feature, new apps and content, and more risk manager capabilities; refreshes QRadar xx05 G3 appliance for increased storage capacity.