Started in 1983 as a hardware leasing firm, ACOM today has more than 4,000 customers it supports with the latest technology.
Icahn will be seated on an expanded board of directors along with two new members from his list of nominees.
Total revenues are way up, as are converged System p server revenues, while System x and System i revenues are down.
IBM and consortium of organizations help focus student training to obtain job opportunities in high-paying financial services sector.
The former VP of IBM's worldwide software sales takes over today as CEO of the Huntsville, Ala.-based IT solutions company that has an eye on growth.