BlockchainConf.Tech is a technical Blockchain conference hosted by ConnectJS in Atlanta GA, USA, September 5-7 2018 specifically for software engineers that are working in the decentralized space, building apps and infrastructure. This three-day program starts with a full-day hands-on workshop where participants will build a private blockchain, followed by two days of keynotes and technical talks by speakers from IBM Blockchain, Google, Microsoft, Hyperledger, The Ethereum Alliance, BitPay, ConsenSys and more.
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IBM Security today announced X-Force Red Labs, a network of four secure facilities dedicated to testing the security of devices and systems including consumer and industrial IoT technologies, automotive equipment, and Automated Teller Machines (ATMs). IBM X-Force Red also has launched a dedicated ATM Testing practice in response to increased demand for securing financial transaction systems.
IBM Cloud Application Business Insights features modern user interface and drag-and-drop customizable dashboard for effective data visualization and exploration.
Seiden Group and System i Developer today announce that Scott Forstie, IBM’s Db2 for i Business Architect, will provide the keynote briefing at the next IBM i CIO Summit on October 1 and 2, 2018, in Chicago. The event is free to a limited number of CIOs and IT Directors who have responsibility for application development.
Forstie will meet with CIOs from industries such as insurance, finance, logistics, and manufacturing to discuss the future direction of Db2 for i. He will also invite participants to share examples of how they have already used IBM i database capabilities to drive application innovation. On October 2 he will present a more technical look at IBM i’s database in his talk Db2 for i - Strategy, Enhancements and more.
IBM today announced the expansion of a services agreement with Anthem, Inc., one of the nation's leading healthcare companies. With this collaboration, IBM and Anthem will work together to help drive Anthem's digital transformation and deliver an enhanced digital experience for its nearly 40 million consumers.
The IBM board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.57 per common share, payable September 10, 2018 to stockholders of record August 10, 2018.
With the payment of the September 10 dividend, IBM will have paid consecutive quarterly dividends every year since 1916.
Managed platform to provide access to DLT-based services for financial processes on a single, secured network
Barclays and Citi among the nine financial institutions participating in the initiative
CLS, a market infrastructure group delivering settlement, processing, and data solutions, and IBM today announced a collaboration on a proof of concept (PoC) for LedgerConnect − a distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform for the financial services industry designed to enable banks, buy and sell side firms, FinTechs and software vendors to deploy, share and consume services hosted on a shared distributed ledger network.