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Now Available - PHP 7 Certification

We’re excited to announce the availability of the new Zend Certified Engineer 2017-PHP exam.

Software AG Announces Availability of webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition

webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition uses Container technologies such as Docker to simplify and automate the deployment of webMethods integrations in the cloud, offering a new way for IT organizations to architect their integration logic.

 

  • Fastest route to the cloud supporting “lift & shift” of integrations to Integration Cloud
  • Enables easy rollout of Microservices
  • Seamlessly extends on-premise webMethods integration implementations to the Cloud
  • Helps IT organizations with Cloud-first initiatives and mandates
  • Supports new and existing integration projects plus system over capacity

Software AG announced the availability of webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition. webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition uses Container technologies such as Docker to simplify and automate the deployment of webMethods integrations in the cloud, offering a new way for IT organizations to architect their integration logic.

As organizations move from onsite server management to a more flexible, pay-on-demand model for computing infrastructure, the IT department is increasingly tasked with moving applications to the cloud. Whether mandated to initiate…

Profound Logic and iVolution Partner to Bring IBM i Modernization Solutions to Businesses in Italy

Profound Logic, an innovator in IBM i application modernization solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of Italian modernization provider, iVolution, to the Profound Logic partner ecosystem.

IBM i 7.3 TR2 Supports the New IBM Power System S812 Server and Offers Significant Enhancements in Database, Access Client...

IBM i 7.3 TR2 enhances IBM DB2 for i and IBM i Access Client Solutions. It also adds binaries for new tools into the IBM Open Source offering.

IBM Analytics & Cognitive
How Campbell's And Other CPG Brands Are Experimenting With Watson AdsGeoMarketing (blog)The ad format came about four months after IBM's acquisition of The Weather Company (the data/analytics side of that entity, not to be conflated with the cable TV and consumer-facing website and apps of The Weather Channel, as those two brands now ...
KPMG in SA ins 2017 IBM Beacon Award | IT-OnlineIT-OnlineKPMG in South Africa, a member firm of KPMG International, was named a winner of a 2017 IBM Beacon Award for Outstanding Cognitive Solution on Cloud.and more »
IBM Watson Expands Role in Imaging Analytics, Population HealthHealth IT Analytics"The idea of cognitive healthcare – systems that learn – is real, and it's already mainstream," said IBM CEO Ginni Rometty in her opening keynote address to a packed auditorium at the 2017 HIMSS Convention and Exhibition. "Information technology can ...IBM's Rometty: 'Cognitive healthcare is mainstream, it's real and it's here'MedCity NewsWatson Health Medical Imaging Collaborative Expands to 24 Members; IBM Debuts Watson Clinical Imaging Review ...Yahoo FinanceHIMSS 2017: IBM's Ginni Rometty talks trust, values in a cognitive computing eraFierceHealthcareIT Jungle -Health Data Management -DEALSTREETASIA -University of Texas Systemall 50 news articles »
IBM Cloud
Why Merrill Lynch Is Growing Incredibly Bullish on IBMYahoo FinanceInternational Business Machines Corp. (IBM) is pushing the envelope in cloud services as well as artificial intelligence with its Watson program. However, the stock is actually down from its highs back in 2013. Things could be changing at IBM, as one ...Are there IT jobs in cloud capacity management?TechTargetall 34 news articles »
Chubb Taps IBM For IT Integration and Infrastructure ConsolidationPR Newswire (press release)ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new multi-year services agreement with Chubb, the world's largest publicly ...and more »
IBM increases Watson's role in hybrid healthcareCloud ProIBM has announced enhanced features of its Watson Platform for Health Cloud to address changes in the security, regulation and compliance demands in the industry. Speaking at the HIMSS17 health tech conference, IBM's CEO and chairman, Ginni Rometty ...IBM Watson Health debuts cloud solutions for value-based careHealthcare DiveIBM Unveils Expanded Watson Platform for Health Cloud Capabilities and Introduces the Watson Health Consulting ...Yahoo FinanceIBM: Machine Learning and the Mainframe - TechSpectiveTechSpectiveDEALSTREETASIA -PR Newswire (press release) -University of Texas Systemall 50 news articles »
Analytics & Cognitive News

Software AG Reveals Internet of Things Predictions for 2017

Software AG today shared its predictions for the Internet of Things (IoT) in 2017, derived from our expertise, customer insights, and market observations

 

Software AG today shared its predictions for the Internet of Things (IoT) in 2017, derived from our expertise, customer insights, and market observations.

Bart Schouw, Internet of Things Solutions Director at Software AG observed: “There is a lot of buzz around the Internet of Things and especially increased device-to-device communication. Much of this mobile, virtual and instantaneous connectivity is built on seamless integration, cloud computing and networks of data-gathering sensors—building new Smart Things. And all of this is going to make our lives easier and more efficient.”

Things Have Changed

“Smart Things” have their own needs - drones need landing areas and docking stations for recharging, robots want their own elevators - and architects are realizing that buildings have to accommodate them. Whereas they do not yet fully understand the implications, once they do…

IBM Research and Rice University Explore Watson-Powered Robot Aimed at Aiding Elderly and Caregivers

IBM Research announced the creation of the prototype IBM Multi-Purpose Eldercare Robot Assistant (IBM MERA) done in collaboration with Rice University.

IBM Intelligent Video Analytics on Cloud

IBM Intelligent Video Analytics on Cloud supports multiple types of cameras with new cognitive analytics.

IBM DB2 V11.1 and IBM DB2 Connect V11.1

IBM DB2 V11.1 and IBM DB2 Connect V11.1 add new support options and boost feature set to help manage enterprise data, improve programmer productivity, and deliver fast and robust connectivity to DB2 databases deployed on IBM z Systems or IBM i.

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 PureApplication System and IBM Bluemix Local System Closed Beta Offering

PureApplication Systems and Bluemix Local Systems deliver a closed beta offering that includes disaster recovery, private VLANs, and VMware exposure capabilities.

IBM Operational Decision Manager V8.9

IBM Operational Decision Manager V8.9 delivers ease of management for decision services, enriches DevOps automation, and facilitates integration with API management products.

IBM i 7.3 TR2 Supports the New IBM Power System S812 Server and Offers Significant Enhancements in Database, Access Client...

IBM i 7.3 TR2 enhances IBM DB2 for i and IBM i Access Client Solutions. It also adds binaries for new tools into the IBM Open Source offering.

IBM i 7.2 TR6 Supports the New IBM Power System S812 Server and Offers Other Significant Enhancements in Database, Access...

IBM i 7.2 TR6 adds significant function for IBM DB2 for i, enhances IBM i Access Client Solutions, and adds binaries for new tools into the IBM Open Source offering.

Programming News

ProData Announces DBU Web

ProData Computer Services announces a refresh of the web interface for DBU Database Utility which allows DBU to be used in a graphical mode without installing any software on the desktop. The product is called DBU Web.

Green Screen Modernization in Half the Time

Work smarter and faster with user behavior data from Newlook Insights.

New Bluemix Services with GitHub and Slack Integration

IBM launches new Bluemix services with GitHub and Slack integration to speed app development in the cloud.

IBM Cloud Unveils New Features and Growing Momentum for Open Serverless Platform

IBM announced companies across a range of industries are designing and testing new apps with Bluemix OpenWhisk, IBM’s event-driven and open serverless computing platform.

Cloud News

Software AG Announces Availability of webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition

webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition uses Container technologies such as Docker to simplify and automate the deployment of webMethods integrations in the cloud, offering a new way for IT organizations to architect their integration logic.

 

  • Fastest route to the cloud supporting “lift & shift” of integrations to Integration Cloud
  • Enables easy rollout of Microservices
  • Seamlessly extends on-premise webMethods integration implementations to the Cloud
  • Helps IT organizations with Cloud-first initiatives and mandates
  • Supports new and existing integration projects plus system over capacity

Software AG announced the availability of webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition. webMethods Integration Cloud: Container Edition uses Container technologies such as Docker to simplify and automate the deployment of webMethods integrations in the cloud, offering a new way for IT organizations to architect their integration logic.

As organizations move from onsite server management to a more flexible, pay-on-demand model for computing infrastructure, the IT department is increasingly tasked with moving applications to the cloud. Whether mandated to initiate…

Vision Solutions Unveils MIMIX Share 5.4

Enhances sharing data between databases with boosted usability, security and platform support

As Cloud Adoption Soars, Data Protection and Security Concerns Loom

New eBook from Vision Solutions uncovers confusion about who is protecting the public cloud, even as adoption grows.

IBM MaaS360 Mobility Success Services

IBM MaaS360 Mobility Success Services helps you achieve fast time to value for your investment in MaaS360 for managing mobile devices, apps, and content.

Industry News

Now Available - PHP 7 Certification

We’re excited to announce the availability of the new Zend Certified Engineer 2017-PHP exam.

Profound Logic and iVolution Partner to Bring IBM i Modernization Solutions to Businesses in Italy

Profound Logic, an innovator in IBM i application modernization solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of Italian modernization provider, iVolution, to the Profound Logic partner ecosystem.

Proximity Becomes a Shield Advanced Solutions Partner

Proximity and Shield Advanced Solutions have announced a partnership to market and support HA4i, Shield’s premier high availability solution for the IBMi in the UK and Ireland.

Profound Logic Developer Liam Allan Named a 2017 IBM Champion

Profound Logic, an innovator in IBM i application modernization solutions, is proud to announce that Liam Allan, a member of our product development team, has been selected as a 2017 IBM Power Systems Champion.

Mobile News

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.

BCD Introduces Presto Mobile App for iOS Devices

Organizations can access modernized green screens and iPhone/iPad device hardware using Presto’s app.

Security News

Cilasoft Announces Major Version Update to Its Security and Compliance Software Suite

Cilasoft announces the immediate availability of version 5.18.R of Cilasoft Suite, the company’s comprehensive auditing and security solution for IBM i.

Survey Shows Increased Concerns Over IBM i Security

HelpSystems announces results of the 2017 IBM i Marketplace Survey.

IBM Watson Virtual Agent Premium Edition

IBM Watson Virtual Agent Premium Edition provides data isolation security for developers and organizations.

IBM QRadar Portfolio Expands Threat Detection Capability with IBM QRadar Network Insights Appliance

The data and visibility supplied by QRadar Network Insights appliance can be used to help detect and address threats at every stage.