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Nov 14, 2019 12:00 pm ET
California State Government and IBM Launch the State's First of its Kind Collaboration to Create Technology Apprenticeships
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the California Department of Industrial Relations, the California Division of Apprenticeship Standards (DAS), the Department of Technology (CDT), SEIU Local 1000 (Local 1000), and various state agencies along with IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced the state's first-ever public-private partnership focused on creating a technology apprenticeship program. This program will adopt IBM's proven apprenticeship model to address a statewide skills shortage in three critical fields: Mainframe System Administration (MSA), Software Engineering (SWE), and ...
Nov 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Makes Higher Quality Weather Forecasts Available Worldwide
New Modeling System IBM GRAF Offers More Timely and Precise Local Forecasts, Democratizing Weather Around the Globe...
Nov 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Makes Higher Quality Weather Forecasts Available Worldwide
New Modeling System IBM GRAF Offers More Timely and Precise Local Forecasts, Democratizing Weather Around the Globe...
Nov 12, 2019 07:00 am ET
IBM Study: C-Suite Leaders Who Value Trust in Data are Positioned to Outperform Peers
ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM's 20th edition of its bi-annual C-Suite Study (NYSE: IBM), "Build Your Trust Advantage," polled nearly 13,500 C-level executives across the globe to examine how companies are achieving market leadership by emphasizing trust in their use and sharing of data. ...
Nov 06, 2019 02:00 pm ET
IBM Assists in the Fight Against Human Trafficking
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Watson Discovery and Natural Language Processing technology, along with IBM public cloud technology, is now being used by public, private and not-for-profit organizations as they collaborate to disrupt human trafficking....
Nov 06, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Launches Maximo Asset Monitor, Embeds AI Into Monitoring Solution to Expand Market-Leading Asset Management Capabilities
ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced Maximo Asset Monitor, a new AI-powered monitoring solution designed to help maintenance and operations leaders better understand and improve the performance of their high-value physical assets. An extension of IBM's market-leading IBM Maximo capabilities, this new solution will help unlock essential insights with AI-powered anomaly detection and provide enterprise-wide visibility into critical equipment performance. The result is faster problem identification that can inform better decisions and reduce downtime....
Nov 06, 2019 07:30 am ET
Volvo Cars Joins Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network, Launched by IBM, Ford, and Volkswagen Group; Advancing Ethical Sourcing of Minerals Continues to Scale With This Network
BERLIN, Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Responsible Sourcing Blockchain Network (RSBN), a blockchain network committed to strengthening human rights and environmental protection in mineral supply chains, today announced that its digital supply chain for cobalt has moved beyond pilot phase and is progressing toward use in live production computing environments starting in spring 2020. ...
Nov 05, 2019 11:01 pm ET
IBM Developing World's First Financial Services-Ready Public Cloud; Bank of America Joins as First Collaborator
ARMONK, N.Y., Nov 6., 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has designed the world's first financial services-ready public cloud. IBM will welcome financial services institutions, and their suppliers, to join the financial services-ready public cloud. Bank of America will be a committed collaborator to use the platform built on IBM's public cloud. The Bank will host key applications and workloads to support the requirements and privacy and safety expectations of its 66 million banking customers. ...
Nov 05, 2019 10:23 am ET
IBM Speeds Enterprises Hybrid Cloud Adoption and Innovation by Extending Partnership with VMware
BARCELONA, Spain, Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at VMworld® Europe 2019, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced an extended partnership with VMware to accelerate hybrid cloud innovation and adoption across global enterprises. Through new and updated technology offerings, IBM is making it easier than ever for enterprises of all sizes to more securely move VMware workloads to the cloud and leverage open technologies to modernize their business operations....
Nov 01, 2019 10:05 am ET
Six Nations Polytechnic STEAM Academy Partners with IBM Canada and Mohawk College to Launch the P-TECH School Model
BRANTFORD, ON, Nov. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Six Nations Polytechnic (SNP), along with IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Mohawk College, today announced they are partnering to deliver the P-TECH School Model (Pathways in Technology, Early College High School) through SNP's STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) Academy in Brantford, Ontario. ...
Oct 30, 2019 02:52 pm ET
MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab Releases Groundbreaking Research on AI and the Future of Work
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) believes 100% of jobs will eventually change due to artificial intelligence, and new empirical research released today from the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab reveals how. The research, The Future of Work: How New Technologies Are Transforming Tasks, used advanced machine learning techniques to analyze 170 million online job postings in the United States between 2010 and 2017. It shows, in the early stages of AI adoption, how tasks of individual jobs are transforming and the impact on employment and wages. ...
Oct 29, 2019 03:09 pm ET
SDC 19: Samsung and IBM Bring 5G and AI-Powered Mobile Solutions on IBM Cloud for Enterprises
Joint innovations help governments and enterprises improve safety for first responders, on factory floors and for manufacturing plant workers...
Oct 29, 2019 03:09 pm ET
SDC 19: Samsung and IBM Bring 5G and AI-Powered Mobile Solutions on IBM Cloud for Enterprises
Joint innovations help governments and enterprises improve safety for first responders, on factory floors and for manufacturing plant workers...
Oct 29, 2019 11:34 am ET
IBM Board Approves Quarterly Cash Dividend
The IBM (NYSE: IBM) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.62 per common share, payable December 10, 2019 to stockholders of record November 8, 2019.
Oct 29, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Watson Helps Lufthansa Group Optimize Its Customer Service
ARMONK, N.Y. and EHNINGEN, Germany, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the Lufthansa Group have joined forces to establish the Lufthansa AI Studio, a collaboration that will use artificial intelligence (AI) to help address the airline's business challenges, such as improving customer service. ...
Oct 29, 2019 08:39 am ET
A Central Bank Will Issue a Consumer-ready Digital Currency Within Five Years, a New OMFIF and IBM Report Finds
ARMONK, N.Y. and LONDON, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Policy-makers at a number of central banks around the world are seriously considering developing and issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC), with a consumer-ready CBDC likely to arrive in the next five years. That is the key finding from a report from IBM (NYSE: IBM) and OMFIF, a central banking think tank....
Oct 25, 2019 10:01 am ET
IBM is Recognized as a 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide.
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that the IBM public cloud has been named a 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for cloud infrastructure as a service....
Oct 24, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Services Takes Digital Banking to the Next Level with Shared Resources Across Banks
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Japan's Toho Bank will join Chiba, Daishi, Chugoku and North Pacific Banks on the TSUBASA shared core banking system that was developed and is being supported by IBM Japan....
Oct 24, 2019 09:00 am ET
Spain's Fintech Start up, PecunPay Seeks to Drive Business Expansion with Red Hat OpenShift and IBM Services
MADRID, Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Spanish fintech startup PecunPay, provider of payment and electronic money exchange solutions, will take advantage of IBM Services to implement Red Hat OpenShift to help drive business....
Oct 24, 2019 12:01 am ET
IBM Expands Cloud Capabilities in Canada to Unlock Digital Transformation
New IBM Cloud multizone region in Canada expected to enhance existing cloud services to run mission-critical and innovative applications closer to home...
Oct 22, 2019 09:00 am ET
TBCASoft, IBM and SoftBank Corp. Announce Plans to Transform the Telecommunications Industry With Cross-Carrier Blockchain Solutions
TBCASoft, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and SoftBank Corp. (TSE:9434) today announced that they are entering into a strategic collaboration to support the transformation of the telecommunications industry that is intended to use cross-carrier blockchain technology designed to enable new synergies throughout the industry, provide new services to telecom carriers and their subscribers, and foster innovative business models.
Oct 22, 2019 08:00 am ET
Aegean Airlines, BNP Paribas, Elaw Tecnologia SA and Home Trust Select IBM Cloud for Mission-Critical Workloads
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that clients in highly regulated industries, including Aegean Airlines, BNP Paribas, Elaw Tecnologia SA and Home Trust, are selecting IBM Cloud as their preferred destination for mission-critical workloads. ...
Oct 21, 2019 03:00 pm ET
IBM Advances 'Watson Anywhere' with New Clients and Innovations Designed to Make it Even Easier to Scale AI Across Any Cloud
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing that organizations are slow to adopt AI, due in part to rising data complexities, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced new innovations that further advance its Watson Anywhere approach to scaling AI across any cloud, and a host of clients who are leveraging the strategy to bring AI to their data, wherever it resides....
Oct 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM, Raw Seafoods Collaborate to Use Blockchain to Help Improve Seafood Traceability and Sustainability While Addressing Fraud
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Raw Seafoods Inc. today announce a new collaboration connecting global sourcing partners, retailers, and restauranteurs who will begin using IBM Food Trust platform to enhance seafood traceability. Built on the IBM Blockchain Platform, the initiative will start by digitizing the supply chain for scallops sourced from the Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery....
Oct 16, 2019 04:09 pm ET
IBM Reports 2019 Third-Quarter Results
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced third-quarter results.
Oct 16, 2019 09:31 am ET
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Oct 16, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Boards the Mayflower Autonomous Ship Project
IBM Systems, AI, cloud and edge technologies at the helm in one of world's first autonomous transatlantic voyages...
Oct 16, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Boards the Mayflower Autonomous Ship Project
IBM Systems, AI, cloud and edge technologies at the helm in one of world's first autonomous transatlantic voyages...
Oct 15, 2019 07:30 am ET
Premier Health Announces Collaboration with IBM Canada
Premier Health Group (CSE: PHGI, OTCQB: PHGRF, Frankfurt: 6PH) (the “Company” or “Premier Health”), a Company focused on developing innovative approaches that combine human skill-based expertise with emerging technologies for the healthcare...
Oct 14, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM and David Clark Cause Announce Call for Code 2019 Global Prize Winner: Health Solution for Firefighters
NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The winner of the Call for Code 2019 Global Challenge has been announced: a system that uses artificial intelligence and the internet of things to guard the safety of firefighters as they battle blazes. ...
Oct 12, 2019 09:00 pm ET
A Nurse, a Firefighter, and Developers Take Top Award with Health Solution for First Responders: IBM and David Clark Cause Announce Call for Code 2019 Global Prize Winner
NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The winner of the Call for Code 2019 Global Challenge was announced today: A system that uses artificial intelligence and the internet of things to guard the safety of firefighters as they battle blazes. ...
Oct 10, 2019 04:50 pm ET
Chicago Quantum Summit to gather international experts
CHICAGO, Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Top experts in quantum technology from around the globe will gather at the University of Chicago on Oct. 25 to discuss the future of quantum information science and strategies to build a quantum workforce....
Oct 09, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Ranked the Worldwide Market Share Leader in Artificial Intelligence for Third Consecutive Year
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For a third year in a row, IBM (NYSE: IBM) has been ranked the market share leader in the IDC Market Share: Worldwide Artificial Intelligence Market Shares, 2018: Steady Growth — POCs Poised to Enter Full-Blown Production (Doc # US45334719, July 2019) report, which ranked companies by global AI revenue in 2018....
Oct 08, 2019 09:09 am ET
New IBM Sterling Supply Chain Suite Takes Aim at $50 Billion Market by Helping Clients Reduce Costs and Untangle the Complexities of Their Global Supply Chains
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today introduced a new integrated supply chain suite, embedded with Watson AI and IBM Blockchain and open to developers, to help organizations make their supply chains smarter, more efficient and better able to make decisions to adjust to disruptions and opportunities in an era when globalization has made supplier networks more complex and vulnerable than ever....
Oct 03, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Positioned as a Leader in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services in Europe and Asia/Pacific
ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced that Gartner Inc. has positioned IBM as a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services for Europe and Asia/Pacific. IBM was again positioned the highest in ability to execute....
Sep 24, 2019 09:01 am ET
IBM Elects Bill McNabb to Its Board of Directors
The IBM (NYSE: IBM) board of directors yesterday elected F. William McNabb III to the board.
Sep 24, 2019 02:30 am ET
Guerbet and IBM Watson Health announce a second co-development project as part of their strategic partnership for leveraging artificial intelligence in medical imaging
VILLEPINTE, France and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Guerbet, a global specialist in contrast agents and solutions for diagnostic and interventional medical imaging, today announced that it has signed a new agreement with IBM Watson Health to co-develop and co-commercialize an artificial intelligence (AI) solution to help clinicians diagnose and monitor patients with prostate cancer. This agreement follows the first agreement signed in July 2018 between the two companies with the aim of using an artificial intelligence program to help clinicians diagnose and monitor patien...
Sep 23, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Watson Advertising and Adweek Launch The Institute for Brand Marketing™
NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Adweek, LLC today launched The Institute for Brand Marketing™, a new program designed to educate marketers in collaboration with IBM Watson Advertising and Adweek. Available today on adweek.com/ibm, the program offers marketers complimentary interactive online courses and live educational experiences to help cultivate their skills and knowledge to advance in a disruptive marketplace....
Sep 19, 2019 06:00 am ET
GMEX Taps IBM Blockchain to Support Digital Assets
LONDON, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GMEX Technologies Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of GMEX Group providing multi-asset post-trade business and technology solutions, today announced the latest release of its GMEX Fusion Digital Capital Markets technology suite (GMEX Fusion), built on IBM (NYSE: IBM) Blockchain Platform, this technical advancement empowers institutional investors with a hybrid solution supporting multiple digital assets, including cryptocurrencies, security tokens, and more. ...
Sep 18, 2019 02:21 pm ET
New IBM Inventory Visibility Helps Improve Omnichannel Profitability and Customer Experience for High-Turn Inventory Industries
ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CSCMP EDGE 2019 -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced IBM Inventory Visibility, a modular supply chain application that helps companies in high-turn inventory industries improve omnichannel profitability and customer experience. With a single, real-time view of inventory tracking and all available-to-promise inventory across the entire fulfillment network, companies can optimize order management processes, globally. IBM Inventory Visibility increases inventory ROI by balancing inventory to increase turns, while reducing necessary safety stock and ...
Sep 17, 2019 12:00 pm ET
IBM Works With City of Los Angeles to Combat Cybercrime
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security announced a new project with the City of Los Angeles and the LA Cyber Lab to help local businesses collaborate to fight cybercrime. As part of the new collaboration, IBM will provide technologies and data that can help give local businesses an edge when defending against cyberattacks. The LA Cyber Lab, a non-profit providing threat intelligence to local businesses, will make two new free tools available; a threat information sharing platform and a mobile application for filtering suspicious emails – that leverages IBM ...
Sep 17, 2019 09:00 am ET
Top five open source-powered solutions to mitigate the impact of natural disasters announced as finalists in Call for Code global coding challenge
NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Call for Code Founding Partner IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Creator David Clark Cause today announced the top five finalists for the 2019 edition of the Call for Code Global Challenge, an initiative that unites hundreds of thousands of developers to create applications powered by open source technology that can tackle some of the world's biggest challenges. ...
Sep 13, 2019 09:00 am ET
Primerica Taps IBM to Modernize Applications in a Hybrid Cloud Environment
ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Primerica, Inc., a leading insurance and financial services company, has turned to IBM to help accelerate innovation and modernize their internal and customer-facing application development in a hybrid cloud environment. ...
Sep 12, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Unveils z15 With Industry-First Data Privacy Capabilities
Designed for Hybrid Multicloud Security, Cloud-Native App Development with New Instant Recovery Feature...
Sep 12, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Unveils z15 With Industry-First Data Privacy Capabilities
Designed for Hybrid Multicloud Security, Cloud-Native App Development with New Instant Recovery Feature...
Sep 12, 2019 12:01 am ET
MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab Convenes Top Researchers for Second Annual AI Research Week
Conference to explore scientific breakthroughs in neurosymbolic computing, semantic reasoning in AI and ML, secure and trustworthy AI, and AI design and inclusivity....
Sep 11, 2019 12:01 am ET
IBM and ŠKODA AUTO University Collaborate on new Digital Skills for Students
PRAGUE, Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announces that ŠKODA AUTO University has signed an agreement of collaboration which will provide students from ŠKODA AUTO University academic courses in new areas including artificial intelligence, Big Data and high performance computing across a broad range of ŠKODA AUTO University study programs. ...
Sep 11, 2019 12:01 am ET
IBM Study: Consumers Say Auto Brand Doesn't Matter, Cost and Convenience Do
ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the results of IBM's (NYSE: IBM) new study on the future of the auto industry, in the next 10 years, as consumers move from vehicle ownership to vehicle usage, 48 percent of consumers surveyed say that a vehicle's brand would not matter as long as the vehicle is cost effective and convenient to access....
Sep 11, 2019 12:01 am ET
ŠKODA AUTO Uses IBM Watson Assistant to Help Improve the Efficiency of its Recruitment Process
PRAGUE, Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Recruitment is a critical pillar to building the right human capital for an organization. With hundreds of candidates going through its recruitment process every month, car manufacturer ŠKODA AUTO selected cloud-based IBM Watson Assistant (NYSE: IBM) to help make the hiring of new employees more efficient and less time-consuming not only for HR professionals but also for candidates. A digital assistant guides candidates through the data entry process in a user-friendly way, helping to avoid typing errors and assisting them in the completion of online jo...
Sep 10, 2019 03:59 pm ET
IBM and Fraunhofer Join Forces on Quantum Computing Initiative for Germany
BERLIN, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and one of Europe's leading organization for applied research, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft announced an agreement to partner in the area of quantum computing with the goal of advancing the research and experimentation in Germany. The cooperation aims to drive the creation of a new community for industry and application-oriented quantum computation strategies. ...
Sep 10, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Expands Cloud Pak for Data with New DataOps Enhancements to Help Clients Get their Data Ready for AI
NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced enhancements to Cloud Pak for Data that leverage the DataOps methodology to help clients get their data 'business-ready' for AI. ...
Sep 06, 2019 08:15 am ET
IBM Study: The Skills Gap is Not a Myth, But Can Be Addressed with Real Solutions
ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the next three years, as many as 120 million workers in the world's 12 largest economies may need to be retrained or reskilled as a result of AI and intelligent automation, according to a new IBM (NYSE: IBM) Institute for Business Value (IBV) study. In addition, only 41 percent of CEOs surveyed say that they have the people, skills and resources required to execute their business strategies. The study, which includes input from more than 5,670 global executives in 48 countries, points to compounding challenges that require a fundamental shift in...
Sep 05, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Positioned as a Leader in 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services, North America
ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced that Gartner Inc. has positioned IBM as a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services, North America. This year, IBM was positioned the highest in ability to execute....
Sep 05, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Security Study: Taxpayers Oppose Local Governments Paying Hackers in Ransomware Attacks
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security announced results of a new study that explores taxpayers' point-of-view on ransomware in the wake of growing attacks against cities. The survey, conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of IBM, highlights that nearly 80% of citizens surveyed across the United States are increasingly worried about ransomware attacks on cities - yet more than half are still hesitant to have city governments put forth the funds to fight off hackers or implement cybersecurity defenses to help protect against attacks in the first place. ...
Aug 29, 2019 04:15 pm ET
BetterInvesting Magazine Releases November Stock To Study And Undervalued Stock Choices For Investors' Informational And Educational Use
MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., Aug. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) as its November 2019 "Stock to Study" and International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM) as its November 2019 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use....
Aug 29, 2019 10:00 am ET
Lightship Works Turns to IBM to Help Transform Disaster Response
British Columbia start-up is adopting IBM AI and IBM Cloud to give first responders fast access to insights during critical incident responses...
Aug 28, 2019 04:24 pm ET
IBM unveils GRIT, a digital solution developed in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs, to help veterans in transition
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today the launch of GRIT, a digital solution for veterans, active-duty service members, and reservists that provides a mobile experience to help them understand and strengthen their mental fitness, social connections, and overall well-being. ...
Aug 28, 2019 11:00 am ET
National Express Turns To Vodafone Business And IBM To Boost Digital Journey With Hybrid Cloud
LONDON, Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vodafone Business and IBM (NYSE: IBM) venture, which launched earlier this year, today announced it has signed an eight-year deal with National Express, a leading UK-based transport provider with services in eight countries. The agreement covers the provision of cloud and digital services that will underpin National Express' 'digital first' approach; to use the latest technologies to raise customer and safety standards, drive efficiencies and grow its business.   ...
Aug 28, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Changes the Game for Professional Tennis Players with Coach Advisor
FLUSHING, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced Coach Advisor, a new technology solution developed in partnership with the United States Tennis Association (USTA) that leverages IBM and Red Hat hybrid cloud capabilities to put AI and analytics directly in the hands of USTA coaches to help drive a new level of insight into tennis player performance. ...
Aug 27, 2019 01:05 pm ET
IBM Expands Cloud Capabilities in Latin America, to Help Companies Accelerate Shift to Hybrid Cloud
SAO PAULO, Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced an expansion of its global cloud footprint, with plans to launch a new IBM Cloud multizone region (MZR) in Latin America by late 2020. The MZR in Brazil will become IBM's first in Latin America, and will help clients in the region quickly deploy mission-critical workloads and applications across hybrid cloud environments....
Aug 23, 2019 12:01 am ET
IBM Developing New Cloud Services and Technology to Help Keep Data Secured from Future Fault-Tolerant Quantum Computers
ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the Second Post-Quantum Cryptography Standardization Conference organized by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), IBM (NYSE: IBM) took a major step towards maintaining the highest level of security of its client's data and privacy in the future from fault-tolerant quantum computers. ...
Aug 21, 2019 12:01 am ET
IBM Demonstrates Commitment to Open Hardware Movement
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today at The Linux Foundation Open Source Summit that it will be contributing implementation rights to key technologies to the open community, further building upon IBM's long legacy of open source development. IBM is opening the POWER Instruction Set Architecture (ISA), which is critical to how hardware and software work together on POWER. With the ISA and other technologies being contributed to the open community, developers will have the tools to build innovative new hardware that takes advantage of POWER's enterprise-lead...
Aug 20, 2019 09:57 am ET
IHL Group Names IBM Order Management as a Leader in Order Management Systems Market for Enabling Unified Commerce in Retail
ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced IHL Group, a global research and advisory firm specializing in technologies for the retail and hospitality industries, has named IBM Order Management as a leader in the order management systems market for enabling unified commerce in retail. IBM was noted for its retail market dominance with three times the market share of the nearest competitor, reduced implementation times by more than 50 percent, and continued investment integrating disruptive technologies such as AI and blockchain. The report also noted the found...
Aug 05, 2019 08:05 am ET
Leading Tech, Telecom, Pharma, Beverage and Manufacturing Companies Collaborate with IBM and Chainyard to Simplify Supply Chain Management Using a New Blockchain Network
ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Chainyard today announced Trust Your Supplier (TYS), a new blockchain network designed to improve supplier qualification, validation, onboarding and life cycle information management. Anheuser-Busch InBev, Cisco, GlaxoSmithKline, Lenovo, Nokia, Schneider Electric and Vodafone are founding participants alongside IBM in the network and share a common goal of solving challenges related to supplier information management. IBM's industry expertise and Chainyard's product capabilities building on IBM Blockchain Platform have brought th...
Aug 01, 2019 08:33 am ET
IBM Transforms its Software to be Cloud-Native and Run on Any Cloud with Red Hat
ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2019 /CNW/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has transformed its software portfolio to be cloud-native and optimized it to run on Red Hat OpenShift. Enterprises can now build mission-critical applications once and run them on all leading public clouds, including AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Alibaba and IBM Cloud and on private clouds....
Aug 01, 2019 08:33 am ET
IBM Transforms its Software to be Cloud-Native and Run on Any Cloud with Red Hat
ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it has transformed its software portfolio to be cloud-native and optimized it to run on Red Hat OpenShift. Enterprises can now build mission-critical applications once and run them on all leading public clouds, including AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Alibaba and IBM Cloud and on private clouds....
Jul 30, 2019 11:24 am ET
IBM Board Approves Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
The IBM (NYSE: IBM) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.62 per common share, payable September 10, 2019 to stockholders of record August 9, 2019.
Jul 23, 2019 12:00 am ET
IBM Study Shows Data Breach Costs on the Rise; Financial Impact Felt for Years
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security today announced the results of its annual study examining the financial impact of data breaches on organizations. According to the report, the cost of a data breach has risen 12% over the past 5 years1 and now costs $3.92 million on average. These rising expenses are representative of the multiyear financial impact of breaches, increased regulation and the complex process of resolving criminal attacks.2...
Jul 19, 2019 09:31 am ET
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Jul 17, 2019 04:12 pm ET
IBM Reports 2019 Second-Quarter Results
IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced second-quarter results.
Jul 16, 2019 10:00 am ET
MEDIA LIVESTREAM: IBM TO REUNITE ORIGINAL APOLLO 11 MISSION TECHNICIANS AHEAD OF 50TH ANNIVERSARY - Wed., July 17th
HOUSTON, JULY 16, 2019 – IBM (NYSE: IBM) will host a live panel discussion and media event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The panel will be available via livestream starting at 2:30 p.m. EDT....
Jul 16, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM And AT&T Announce Multi-Year Strategic Alliance
ARMONK, N.Y. and DALLAS, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and AT&T (NYSE: T) today announced a multi-year strategic alliance. Under the agreement AT&T Communications will use IBM's expertise to modernize AT&T Business Solutions' internal software applications, enabling migrations to the IBM Cloud. In addition, IBM will provide infrastructure to support AT&T Business's applications. AT&T Business will utilize Red Hat's open source platform to manage workloads and applications. The improvements will allow AT&T Business to better serve enterprise customers....
Jul 12, 2019 06:05 pm ET
Media Livestream: IBM To Reunite Original Apollo 11 Mission Technicians Ahead Of 50th Anniversary -- Wed., July 17th
HOUSTON – IBM (NYSE: IBM) will host a live panel discussion and media event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The panel will be available via livestream starting at 2:30 p.m. EDT....
Jul 11, 2019 05:30 pm ET
Live Event: IBM To Reunite Original Apollo 11 Mission Technicians Ahead Of 50th Anniversary -- Wed., July 17th
HOUSTON, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) will host a panel discussion and media event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing....
Jul 10, 2019 09:00 am ET
Columbus Crew SC Taps IBM to Help Create Fan-First Strategy for New Stadium
COLUMBUS, Ohio & ARMONK, N.Y., July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbus Crew SC today announced an agreement with IBM Services [NYSE: IBM] and IBM iX™ to create a vision for the design and technology to transform the supporter experience at its new stadium....
Jul 09, 2019 05:55 pm ET
T-Mobile US Set to Join S&P 500
NEW YORK, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- T-Mobile US Inc (NASD: TMUS) will replace Red Hat Inc. (NYSE: RHT) in the S&P 500 effective prior to the open of trading on Monday, July 15. S&P 500 & 100 constituent International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is acquiring Red Hat in a deal that closed today....
Jul 09, 2019 08:30 am ET
IBM Closes Landmark Acquisition of Red Hat for $34 Billion; Defines Open, Hybrid Cloud Future
ARMONK, N.Y.  and  RALEIGH, N.C., July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Red Hat announced today that they have closed the transaction under which IBM acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Red Hat for $190.00 per share in cash, representing a total equity value of approximately $34 billion. ...
Jul 03, 2019 06:00 am ET
Leading European institutions partner with IBM to accelerate joint research and educational opportunities in quantum computing
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today at the World Conference of Science Journalists the expansion of the IBM Q Network™ in Europe to include additional universities and an international research organization. These institutions are collaborating with IBM QTM to accelerate joint research in quantum computing and develop curricula to help train students for careers that will be influenced by this next era of computing, across science and business....
Jun 28, 2019 09:00 am ET
More than 500 Enterprises Globally turn to IBM Garage to Drive Digital Reinvention Enabled by Hybrid Cloud and AI
Only co-creation method supporting companies from idea generation to enterprise scale adoption...
Jun 13, 2019 04:30 am ET
Wimbledon & IBM Herald The Role Of AI To Maintain A Competitive Advantage In Sports Landscape
LONDON, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ -- The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today continued the pledge of their partnership to leverage disruptive innovation to elevate and differentiate the iconic traditional tennis tournament. ...
May 28, 2019 08:15 am ET
Major Ocean Carriers CMA CGM and MSC to Join TradeLens Blockchain-Enabled Digital Shipping Platform
COPENHAGEN, Denmark and ARMONK, N.Y., May 28, 2019 /CNW/ -- Global container carriers CMA CGM and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) today announced they will join TradeLens (www.tradelens.com), a blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform, jointly developed by A.P. Moller - Maersk (MAERSKb.CO) and IBM (NYSE: IBM)....
May 23, 2019 11:00 am ET
ProcessMAP and IBM Announce Joint Initiative to Drive Workplace Insights Through Innovative IoT Solutions and Advanced Data Analytics
ProcessMAP, the industry leader in cloud-based data intelligence platform for Environmental Health and Safety and Quality (EHSQ) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced a joint initiative to develop cutt
May 22, 2019 03:10 pm ET
IBM Weather Signals Uses AI to Enable Predictive Weather-based Business Forecasting
ARMONK, N.Y., May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and its subsidiary The Weather Company today announced IBM Weather Signals, an AI-based tool designed to help companies predict how fluctuations in weather can impact business performance, even months in advance. With this insight, businesses can proactively adjust supply chains to help ensure accurate inventory, staffing and promotional activities aligned with anticipated changes in local weather conditions....
May 22, 2019 03:00 pm ET
IBM AI and Cloud Technology Helps Agriculture Industry Improve the World's Food and Crop Supply
Global expansion of IBM Watson Decision Platform for Agriculture taps AI, weather and IoT data so growers, food companies and agribusiness can boost production...
May 22, 2019 03:00 pm ET
IBM AI and Cloud Technology Helps Agriculture Industry Improve the World's Food and Crop Supply
Global expansion of IBM Watson Decision Platform for Agriculture taps AI, weather and IoT data so growers, food companies and agribusiness can boost production...
May 21, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Security: Cybersecurity Threats Growing In Travel and Transportation Industries
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security today issued new research highlighting that the travel industry and its customers are increasingly the targets of cyberattacks as criminals seek to monetize highly valuable travel data. Compounding the problem, a new survey conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of IBM Security1 reveals that travelers are still blind to the risks they face on the road. The survey found that only 40% of respondents believed it was likely they would be targeted for cybercrime while traveling, yet 70% are engaging in high-risk behaviors whi...
May 15, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Expands "New Collar" Programs into France
P-TECH schools, new digital SkillsBuild platform and modern apprenticeships provide opportunities to French workers in the era of hybrid cloud, digital and AI...
May 15, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Expands "New Collar" Programs into France
P-TECH schools, new digital SkillsBuild platform and modern apprenticeships provide opportunities to French workers in the era of hybrid cloud, digital and AI...
May 15, 2019 04:00 am ET
Confindustria adopts IBM Cloud to drive digital transformation
ROME, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Confindustria, the main association representing manufacturing and service companies in Italy, announced today it renewed its agreement with IBM (NYSE: IBM) and will move its entire IT infrastructure to the IBM Cloud....
May 15, 2019 04:00 am ET
Endesa taps IBM Watson and IBM Cloud to deliver superior Customer Service through its AI Contact Center
MADRID, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Working with IBM, Endesa, the largest Spanish energy power company, has transformed its call center into an AI contact center to help deliver quick and personalized customer service. Using IBM (NYSE: IBM) Watson Assistant, Endesa built a virtual assistant to enable clients to get immediate answers to their inquiries, and empowering call center agents to focus on more complex requests and selling products and services....
May 15, 2019 04:00 am ET
IBM and ERGO Aktiv are helping people after stroke
PRAGUE, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) has developed a virtual assistant "Andělín" to help patients of the Czech Neurorehabilitation Center ERGO Aktiv after a stroke with their return to an active life and work.  The virtual assistant can help reduce confusion and misinterpretation of information by answering questions and providing general information related to the post stroke rehabilitation shared widely on Internet.  Built on the IBM Cloud, the Watson-based assistant allows the patients and their families to ask questions about the challenges and situations they typically f...
May 15, 2019 04:00 am ET
IBM Showcases Work with European Companies Using Hybrid Cloud and AI Solutions to Transform Industries
Agricultural Social Insurance Fund, Confindustria, Endesa, P4A, and Ergo Activ have all turned to IBM to help write the next chapter of business and social transformation...
May 15, 2019 04:00 am ET
IBM Showcases Work with European Companies Using Hybrid Cloud and AI Solutions to Transform Industries
Agricultural Social Insurance Fund, Confindustria, Endesa, P4A, and Ergo Activ have all turned to IBM to help write the next chapter of business and social transformation...
May 15, 2019 04:00 am ET
Polish Agricultural Social Insurance Fund Adopts IBM Cloud to Advance Farming Safety
WARSAW, Poland, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that The Agricultural Social Insurance Fund (KRUS), a social insurance provider for farmers in Poland, is adopting IBM Cloud to implement a hybrid cloud strategy that will help modernize its new e-learning platform. Moving its educational programs about the rules of safe work in farming to the cloud enables KRUS to improve schools youth safety. ...
May 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Releases AI-Powered Anomaly Detection Capabilities to Mitigate Supply Chain Disruptions
PHOENIX, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gartner Supply Chain Executive Summit -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today launched Business Transactional Intelligence (BTI), an AI-powered solution that offers anomaly detection and visualization capabilities for mitigating supply chain disruptions and accelerating data-driven decision making....
May 14, 2019 04:00 am ET
European Companies Turn to IBM AI and Hybrid Cloud to Help Drive the Next Chapter of Digital Transformation in the Automotive Industry
PARIS, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced relationships with European companies - Volkswagen (Germany), Moovster (Germany) and Vinturas (Netherlands) - that could redefine the future of their auto industry with hybrid cloud and AI....
May 06, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Launches New Services to Advance Enterprise Transformations with SAP S/4HANA®
ARMONK, N.Y., May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today introduced IBM Rapid Move for SAP S/4HANA, a new approach designed to provide a smarter and faster way to digital transformations. Businesses across industries can look to accelerate the process of migrating existing SAP systems to SAP S/4HANA, enabling them to speed up the reinvention of core business processes and integration of new technology....
May 06, 2019 07:08 am ET
74% of Americans Surveyed Think Weather is Growing More Severe; Less than Half are Prepared for an Emergency
ATLANTA, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly three out of four Americans surveyed think the weather is growing increasingly severe, yet two in five are ill prepared for a severe storm, according to an exclusive study fielded by The Weather Company, an IBM Business (NYSE: IBM), in partnership with Morning Consult. During National Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 5-11), The Weather Company released its 2019 hurricane forecast for the Atlantic and Tropics, in addition to data on preparedness and the correlation between severe weather and emotions....
May 03, 2019 12:03 pm ET
Vodafone Idea and IBM in Five Year, Multi-Million-Dollar Engagement to Advance the Future of Telco with Hybrid Cloud, and AI
ARMONK, N.Y., May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced it signed a multi-million-dollar five-year agreement with Vodafone Idea Limited ("Vodafone Idea") to deliver an enhanced customer experience to millions of connected consumers and businesses in India. In addition, this engagement will also contribute to Vodafone Idea's merger synergy objectives by reducing its IT related costs....
May 01, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM, Thomson Reuters Introduce Powerful New AI and Data Combination to Simplify How Financial Institutions Tackle Regulatory Compliance Challenges
NEW YORK and DALLAS, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Thomson Reuters today announced a joint collaboration to help banks address ever-growing regulatory requirements through the powerful combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and real-time regulatory insights. ...
Apr 30, 2019 09:41 am ET
IBM Board Approves Increase in Quarterly Cash Dividend for the 24th Consecutive Year
The IBM (NYSE: IBM) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.62 per common share, payable June 10, 2019 to stockholders of record as of May 10, 2019. Today’s dividend declaration represents an increase of $0.05 per common share.
Apr 26, 2019 02:15 am ET
Yara and IBM join forces to transform the future of farming
OSLO, Norway and ARMONK, N.Y., April. 26, 2019 /CNW/ -- Yara International (OSE: YAR), a global leader in crop nutrition, and IBM (NYSE: IBM), today announced an agreement to build the world's leading digital farming platform, providing holistic digital services and instant agronomic advice. ...
Apr 26, 2019 02:15 am ET
Yara and IBM join forces to transform the future of farming
OSLO, Norway and ARMONK, N.Y., April. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Yara International (OSE: YAR), a global leader in crop nutrition, and IBM (NYSE: IBM), today announced an agreement to build the world's leading digital farming platform, providing holistic digital services and instant agronomic advice. ...
Apr 25, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Adesto, IBM and NXP Demonstrate Robust End-to-End Security for Industrial IoT
Adesto® Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: IOTS), IBM (NYSE: IBM) and NXP® Semiconductors (NASDAQ: NXPI) are demonstrating a powerful solution that provides a new level of security for smart building and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)...
Apr 25, 2019 09:00 am ET
IBM Services Signs Agreement with Lenovo Data Center Group to Increase Customer Care with Cognitive and Blockchain Solutions
ARMONK, N.Y., April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it will support the customer experience of Lenovo's Data Center Group with Cognitive and Blockchain-powered field service solutions in over 200 countries worldwide....
Apr 25, 2019 08:00 am ET
Leading universities partner with IBM to accelerate joint research and drive educational opportunities in quantum computing
Institutions include the University of Notre Dame, Virginia Tech, Harvard University, the University of Chicago, the University of Waterloo, among others...
Apr 25, 2019 08:00 am ET
Leading universities partner with IBM to accelerate joint research and drive educational opportunities in quantum computing
Institutions include the University of Notre Dame, Virginia Tech, Harvard University, the University of Chicago, the University of Waterloo, among others...
Apr 25, 2019 12:01 am ET
Regions Bank Taps IBM's AI to Power Next Generation Customer Service
NEW YORK, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Regions Bank has selected the company's artificial intelligence (AI) technology to help improve customer service and assist bankers in everyday work. ...
Apr 24, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM to Develop an AI-Powered IoT Solution to Help Clients Manage and Monitor Aging Bridges, Tunnels, Highways and Railways
ORLANDO, Fla., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At IBM's IoT Exchange, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a collaboration with Sund & Bælt — which owns and operates some of the largest infrastructure in the world — to assist in IBM's development of an AI-powered IoT solution designed to help prolong the lifespan of aging bridges, tunnels, highways, and railways. The new industry solution, IBM Maximo for Civil Infrastructure, further extends the IBM Maximo portfolio while providing deep industry and task-specific functionality to help organizations manage, monitor and administer their infrastr...
Apr 23, 2019 02:48 pm ET
IBM and FIT Announce Collaboration to Help Build the Creative Fashion Workforce of the Future
NEW YORK, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fashion Institute of Technology's (FIT) FIT/Infor Design and Technology Lab (DTech Lab) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a collaboration that will transform how the fashion industry operates, and will help build the creative fashion workforce of the future. ...
Apr 22, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Watson Health Names Nation's Top Health Systems
ARMONK, N.Y., April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Watson Health™ (NYSE: IBM) today published its 15 Top Health Systems™ annual study identifying top-performing health systems in the U.S. based on overall organizational performance. This study spotlights the best–performing hospitals in the U.S. using a balanced scorecard that reviews publicly available data for clinical, operational and patient satisfaction metrics. Conducted annually since 2008, the 15 Top Health Systems study is part of the Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® program, which leverages advanced data, science and analytics capabi...
Apr 18, 2019 09:09 am ET
Boursorama renews its agreement with IBM to accelerate its hybrid cloud strategy
PARIS, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Boursorama, a subsidiary of Société Générale group, today renewed their agreement by signing a hybrid cloud contract for five years to help enrich the bank's offerings of new products and services....
Apr 18, 2019 09:09 am ET
Boursorama renews its agreement with IBM to accelerate its hybrid cloud strategy
PARIS, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Boursorama, a subsidiary of Société Générale group, today renewed their agreement by signing a hybrid cloud contract for five years to help enrich the bank's offerings of new products and services....
Apr 18, 2019 09:08 am ET
Japan's Fukui Bank Moves to IBM Cloud to Transform the Way it Does Business
ARMONK, N.Y., April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Services (NYSE: IBM) announced an agreement with Japan-based Fukui Bank to migrate its distributed processing system to IBM Cloud to help drive operational transformation to address customer needs, and help the bank enhance its initiative to support local community development....
Apr 17, 2019 10:02 am ET
IBM's Global Supply Chain Transformation Wins 2019 NextGen Supply Chain Leadership Award for Blockchain and IoT
CHICAGO, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NextGen Supply Chain Conference -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced, that its global supply chain transformation has won a 2019 NextGen Supply Chain Leadership Award for the innovative use of blockchain and IoT. The distinction recognizes the world's first enterprise computer hardware partnership using these disruptive technologies to achieve end-to-end supply chain security. Using IBM Blockchain and IoT, IBM's supply chain improved traceability and single source-of-truth to each network partner to improve product authentication and reduce warranty cost...
Apr 16, 2019 04:05 pm ET
IBM Reports 2019 First-Quarter Results
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced first-quarter results.
Apr 11, 2019 09:14 am ET
Albertsons Companies to Join Blockchain-based IBM Food Trust Network to Pilot Increased Transparency for Romaine Lettuce
ARMONK, N.Y. and BOISE, Idaho, April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Albertsons Companies, one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, is joining the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network and will begin piloting the technology to improve how food is traced from farm to store shelf. The addition of Albertsons Companies to the Food Trust ecosystem of more than 80 brands brings blockchain-based food traceability to more consumers and industry players – from producers to suppliers to retailers – by helping enable greater transparency and collaboration, and ultimately, a safer foo...
Apr 11, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Study: More Than Half of Organizations with Cybersecurity Incident Response Plans Fail to Test Them
Yet Use of Automation Improved Detection and Containment of Cyberattacks by nearly 25% ...
Apr 11, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Study: More Than Half of Organizations with Cybersecurity Incident Response Plans Fail to Test Them
Yet Use of Automation Improved Detection and Containment of Cyberattacks by nearly 25% ...
Apr 01, 2019 06:00 am ET
Sandvik and IBM Usher in the Fourth Industrial Revolution to the Mining Industry with IBM Watson
TAMPERE, Finland and ARMONK, N.Y., April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Joint clients of IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, one of the world's largest premium mining equipment manufacturers, are tapping the powers of IoT, advanced analytics and artificial intelligence to realize safety, maintenance, productivity and operational efficiency. ...
Mar 25, 2019 10:53 am ET
S&P 500 Q4 2018 Buybacks Set 4th Consecutive Quarterly Record at $223 Billion; 2018 Sets Record $806 Billion
NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q4 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, set a fourth consecutive record of $223.0 billion. This displaces the previous record of $203.8 billion, set during Q3 2018 and is a 62.8% increase from the $137.0 billion reported for Q4 2017. ...
Mar 21, 2019 01:27 pm ET
RemoteMyApp adopts IBM Cloud to scale multi-platform gaming service
IBM Cloud provides Vortex platform with scalability and strong performance for online gamers around the world on almost any device...
Mar 21, 2019 01:27 pm ET
RemoteMyApp adopts IBM Cloud to scale multi-platform gaming service
IBM Cloud provides Vortex platform with scalability and strong performance for online gamers around the world on almost any device...
Mar 21, 2019 09:00 am ET
Health Quest Sets out to Boost Participation in Clinical Trials with IBM Watson
ARMONK, N.Y. and LAGRANGEVILLE, N.Y., March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Quest Systems Inc., a four-hospital health system operating in New York's Hudson Valley and northwest Connecticut, and IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM) have entered an agreement that will leverage the power of artificial intelligence (AI) with the goal of increasing participation in clinical trials. Health Quest will deploy IBM Watson for Clinical Trial Matching, a cognitive computing system that matches patients to clinical trials for which they may be eligible, throughout its hospitals. ...
Mar 18, 2019 02:24 pm ET
IBM's The Weather Company Releases Spring Forecast for the United States
ANDOVER, Mass., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With two days left until spring, many Americans will finally see warmer temperatures, according to the latest forecast for North America from The Weather Company, an IBM Business (NYSE: IBM). According to the forecast, the Northeastern, Southeastern, and Northwestern U.S. will enjoy a warmer-than-normal spring, with the Plains and Southwest experiencing temperatures below normal. Rainfall will skew above-normal in most areas excluding portions of the Northeast and Southwest. ...
Mar 18, 2019 12:00 pm ET
IBM Blockchain World Wire, a New Global Payment Network, to Support Payments and Foreign Exchange in More Than 50 Countries
SINGAPORE, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MONEY 20/20: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced IBM Blockchain World Wire, a real-time global payments network for regulated financial institutions, is officially accessible in a growing number of markets. ...
Mar 14, 2019 11:39 am ET
French National Council of Clerks of Commercial Courts announce the deployment of a blockchain network developed by IBM, to streamline the management of commercial and corporate registry
PARIS, March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the National Council of Clerks (NCC) today announced the successful development of blockchain-based commercial court solution devoted to the clerks of commercial courts' commercial and corporate registry. ...
Mar 12, 2019 05:00 am ET
UK Startup Karantis360 Taps IBM Cloud for AI-Powered Assisted Living Solution
LONDON, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- UK care management start up Karantis360 has turned to IBM (NYSE: IBM) to help build a new solution that uses sensors and Watson artificial intelligence running in the IBM Cloud to enable people who need assistance to live more independently in their own homes....
Mar 07, 2019 05:30 am ET
IBM Study Reveals Advancing Women is Still Not a Priority for 79 percent of Global Organizations
ARMONK, N.Y., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by IBM (NYSE: IBM), "Women, Leadership, and the Priority Paradox," polled 2,300 executives and professionals and revealed that the leadership gender gap in the global workplace continues to persist because organizations have yet to make advancing women a formal business priority. The study also provides guidance on how to drive change....
Mar 05, 2019 05:00 am ET
IBM X-Force Red Launches New Service for Blockchain Security Testing
SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security's team of offensive security experts, X-Force Red, today announced the launch of a new blockchain testing service to help identify weaknesses and strengthen security of a wide range of solutions that incorporate the fast-growing technology. Leveraging the extensive security and developer expertise of X-Force Red penetration testers, the service will evaluate both the backend processes used to manage blockchain networks as well as the actual ledger environment....
Mar 04, 2019 07:00 am ET
IBM Watson Health Announces 100 Top Hospitals
ARMONK, N.Y., March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Watson Health™ (NYSE: IBM) today published its 100 Top Hospitals® annual study identifying top–performing hospitals in the U.S. This study spotlights the best–performing hospitals in the U.S. based on a balanced scorecard using publicly available data for clinical, operational, and patient satisfaction metrics. The study is part of IBM Watson Health's commitment to leveraging science and data to advance health and it has been conducted annually since 1993....
Mar 03, 2019 11:01 pm ET
IBM Achieves Highest Quantum Volume to Date, Establishes Roadmap for Reaching Quantum Advantage
BOSTON, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ -- At the 2019 American Physical Society March Meeting, IBM (NYSE: IBM) unveiled a new scientific milestone, announcing its highest quantum volume to date. Quantum Volume is a measurement, a procedure developed by IBM, that determines how powerful a quantum computer is, accounting for both gate and measurement errors, device cross talk, as well as device connectivity and circuit compiler efficiency. It follows that the higher the Quantum Volume, the more real-world, complex problems quantum computers can potentially solve, such as simulating chemistry, modeling fi...
Mar 03, 2019 11:01 pm ET
IBM Achieves Highest Quantum Volume to Date, Establishes Roadmap for Reaching Quantum Advantage
BOSTON, March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2019 American Physical Society March Meeting, IBM (NYSE: IBM) unveiled a new scientific milestone, announcing its highest quantum volume to date. Quantum Volume is a measurement, a procedure developed by IBM, that determines how powerful a quantum computer is, accounting for both gate and measurement errors, device cross talk, as well as device connectivity and circuit compiler efficiency. It follows that the higher the Quantum Volume, the more real-world, complex problems quantum computers can potentially solve, such as simulating chemistry, mode...
Mar 01, 2019 08:00 am ET
Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Xilinx, Activision Blizzard, International Business Machines, Digital Realty Trust, Six Flags Entertainment Corporation New, and INTL FCStone — What Drives
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX), Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI),...
Feb 28, 2019 10:00 am ET
IBM Brings AI and Advanced Analytics to the Industrial World
ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new portfolio of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that team artificial intelligence (AI) and advanced analytics to help asset intensive organizations, such as the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), to improve maintenance strategies. The solution is designed to help organizations to lower costs and reduce the risk of failure from physical assets such as vehicles, manufacturing robots, turbines, mining equipment, elevators, and electrical transformers. IBM Maximo Asset Performance Management ...
Feb 28, 2019 03:00 am ET
IBM joins with Vodafone, SEAT, KONE and Mitsufuji in showcasing 5G and other innovations at Mobile World Congress
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 28, 2019 /CNW/ -- Mobile World Congress – IBM (NYSE: IBM) joined with major industry players Vodafone, VW's SEAT, KONE and Mitsufuji to highlight ways that the convergence of 5G, cloud computing and artificial intelligence are beginning to transform businesses and lives around the world.  ...
Feb 28, 2019 03:00 am ET
IBM joins with Vodafone, SEAT, KONE and Mitsufuji in showcasing 5G and other innovations at Mobile World Congress
BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress – IBM (NYSE: IBM) joined with major industry players Vodafone, VW's SEAT, KONE and Mitsufuji to highlight ways that the convergence of 5G, cloud computing and artificial intelligence are beginning to transform businesses and lives around the world.  ...
Feb 26, 2019 03:00 pm ET
IBM Elects Michelle J. Howard to Its Board of Directors
The IBM (NYSE:IBM) board of directors today elected Admiral Michelle J. Howard to the board, effective March 1, 2019.
Feb 26, 2019 05:00 am ET
IBM Named One of the 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies
ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 26 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today is being recognized as one of the 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute....
Feb 26, 2019 05:00 am ET
IBM X-Force Report: Ransomware Doesn't Pay in 2018 as Cybercriminals Turn to Cryptojacking for Profit
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security today announced results from the annual 2019 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index, which found that increased security measures and awareness are driving cybercriminals to alter their techniques in search of a better return on investment (ROI). As a result, the report details two major shifts, including decreased reliance on malware and a decline in ransomware, as criminals increased their use of other cybercrime techniques with the potential for greater ROI....
Feb 26, 2019 03:00 am ET
SEAT & IBM Revolutionize Urban Mobility with AI
-       SEAT launches 'Mobility Advisor' proof of concept powered by Watson AI running on the IBM Cloud...
Feb 26, 2019 03:00 am ET
SEAT & IBM Revolutionize Urban Mobility with AI
-       SEAT launches 'Mobility Advisor' proof of concept powered by Watson AI running on the IBM Cloud...
Feb 21, 2019 08:00 am ET
Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within International Business Machines, Trex, ForeScout Technologies, Red Hat, Amedisys, and Atrion — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM), Trex Company,...
Feb 20, 2019 08:00 am ET
COFCO International selects IBM Services for global digital transformation
GENEVA and ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- COFCO International (CIL) has selected IBM (NYSE: IBM) to integrate and digitally transform its business processes with the implementation of a new SAP platform, including SAP S/4HANA®, SAP® Ariba®, SAP® SuccessFactors® and SAP Master Data Governance. ...
Feb 14, 2019 11:00 am ET
IBM Services transforming Vivo Energy with SAP S/4HANA®
ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Vivo Energy, a market-leading company that distributes and markets Shell branded fuels and lubricants in Africa, has selected IBM Services for its digital transformation journey based on SAP S/4HANA®.  A rapid start to the relationship using agile methods has already led to the completion of a major project milestone with two out of fifteen of Vivo Energy's country locations transferred to SAP S/4HANA to help boost efficiency and unlock operational insights. ...
Feb 14, 2019 09:00 am ET
BUCKiTDREAM Turns to Watson Marketing for Improved Customer Experience Personalization
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Think -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced, that BUCKiTDREAM, a new loyalty rewards commerce platform that better connects consumers with brands is using Watson Marketing to provide improved personalized brand engagement experiences. BUCKiTDREAM's vision is to utilize future intention data analysis to redefine the consumer loyalty rewards industry, which struggles with low engagement rates, inactive accounts and high liabilities from unredeemed loyalty points – estimated at upwards of $5-10 billion for some major US loyalty programs....
Feb 13, 2019 12:00 pm ET
IBM Watson Health and the Broad Institute Launch Initiative to Help Clinicians Predict the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease with Genomics and AI
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM) and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard are expanding their partnership to help clinicians better predict the possibility of serious cardiovascular diseases. By working with genomics, clinical data and AI, IBM and the Broad Institute hope this three-year project will help provide doctors with tools to tap into the potential of genomics data, and better understand the intrinsic possibility an individual has for a certain disease. Equipped with this knowledge, health professionals can potentially intervene and hel...
Feb 13, 2019 12:00 pm ET
IBM Watson Health Invests in Research Collaborations with Leading Medical Centers to Advance the Application of AI to Health
ARMONK, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to make a 10-year, $50 million investment in research collaborations with two separate academic centers - Brigham and Women's Hospital, which is a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, and Vanderbilt University Medical Center - to advance the science of artificial intelligence (AI) and its application to major public health issues. ...
Feb 13, 2019 10:30 am ET
Cigna and Sentara Healthcare Expand Blockchain-Based Ecosystem for Healthcare Industry - Along with Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corporation, PNC Bank and IBM
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that Cigna and Sentara Healthcare have joined a new health utility network using blockchain. The aim of the network is to convene a broad ecosystem of healthcare organizations in a highly secure, shared environment with the goal of enabling organizations to build, share and deploy solutions using blockchain that drive digital transformation in the industry. ...
Feb 13, 2019 10:00 am ET
Harley-Davidson to Redefine Riding with IBM Cloud
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Think -- Harley-Davidson Motor Company (NYSE: HOG) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled how cloud, IoT and AI technologies will reimagine the everyday experience of riding. The new experiences will arrive courtesy of the iconic American motorcycle manufacturer's first electric motorcycle, LiveWire™, and will transform the motorcycle industry over the coming decade.  ...
Feb 13, 2019 10:00 am ET
IBM Helps Organizations Monitor Their Workers' Safety with Watson IoT
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Think -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced major collaborations with Garmin Health, Guardhat, Mitsufuji and SmartCone to monitor worker safety in hazardous environments, including those working in construction, mining and factories, using IoT technologies, integrated into wearables. IBM's Maximo Worker Insights will monitor biometric and environmental data to help identify whether employees are experiencing dangers or risk. Data will be gathered in near real-time from wearables, smart devices and environmental sensors to help organizations quick...
Feb 13, 2019 10:00 am ET
IBM strikes $700M deal with Santander to accelerate transformation
MADRID and SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Banco Santander today announced a five-year global technology agreement valued at approximately $700M to enable Santander Group to accelerate and deepen its business transformation....
Feb 13, 2019 10:00 am ET
IBM Watson Assistant Continues to Drive Global Business Transformation
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Think -- As the use of intelligent virtual assistants continues to grow, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced further worldwide adoption of IBM Watson Assistant, an industry leading AI solution that is designed to help companies save millions in operational costs and global enterprises engage with their customers and employees....
Feb 13, 2019 12:06 am ET
Hyundai Card ∙ Commercial Tap IBM To Accelerate Digital Transformation
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- During IBM Think, Hyundai Card ∙Commercial (www.hyundaicard.com), financial services subsidiaries of Hyundai and Kia Motors, announced today they are working with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to advance their use of cloud-based AI and blockchain technology with the aim of improving the customer experience and expanding their financial services business globally. ...
Feb 12, 2019 05:30 pm ET
IBM Announces Additional $25 Million Investment to Put Technology to Work Saving Lives
Starting in Puerto Rico, IBM's new Code and Response™ deployment initiative will build, fortify, test, and implement open source technology solutions at scale to speed recovery in the wake of natural disasters...
Feb 12, 2019 05:30 pm ET
IBM Announces Additional $25 Million Investment to Put Technology to Work Saving Lives
Starting in Puerto Rico, IBM's new Code and Response™ deployment initiative will build, fortify, test, and implement open source technology solutions at scale to speed recovery in the wake of natural disasters...
Feb 12, 2019 10:30 am ET
IBM Unveils New Offerings for Faster and More Secured Path to Hybrid Cloud
Tools and services designed to help businesses deploy new applications across hybrid cloud environments with security and efficiency...
Feb 12, 2019 10:30 am ET
IBM Unveils New Offerings for Faster and More Secured Path to Hybrid Cloud
Tools and services designed to help businesses deploy new applications across hybrid cloud environments with security and efficiency...
Feb 12, 2019 10:30 am ET
IBM Watson Now Available Anywhere
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ -- IBM Think -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new chapter in the journey from AI experimentation to wide-scale deployment and industry transformation. IBM has made Watson portable across any cloud and empowered businesses to prevent vendor lock-in and start deploying AI wherever their data resides....
Feb 12, 2019 10:30 am ET
IBM Watson Now Available Anywhere
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Think -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new chapter in the journey from AI experimentation to wide-scale deployment and industry transformation. IBM has made Watson portable across any cloud and empowered businesses to prevent vendor lock-in and start deploying AI wherever their data resides....
Feb 12, 2019 10:30 am ET
ICBC Argentina Strikes a $63M Services Agreement with IBM to Reimagine Customer Services in Argentinian Banking Industry with AI and Cloud
SAN FRANCISCO and BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ICBC Argentina, subsidiary of the largest bank in the world, with 119 branches, serving 1,000,000 households, is a key player in the modernization of financial services in Argentina. The bank is committed to continuing its digital transformation journey with a five-year US $63 million agreement with IBM (NYSE: IBM) Services....
Feb 12, 2019 07:00 am ET
Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada Announce First of its Kind Collaboration to Integrate Blockchain Technology into Clinical Trials
BURLINGTON, Ontario and MARKHAM, Ontario, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada (NYSE: IBM) announced today at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Orlando, Florida, their plans to explore the use of blockchain technology in clinical trials. ...
Feb 11, 2019 02:10 pm ET
IBM Chairman, President And CEO Ginni Rometty To Keynote IBM Think 2019
(Live Webcast – Tuesday, February 12, 3:30 p.m. PST / 6:30 p.m. EST)...
Feb 11, 2019 02:10 pm ET
IBM Chairman, President And CEO Ginni Rometty To Keynote IBM Think 2019
(Live Webcast – Tuesday, February 12, 3:30 p.m. PST / 6:30 p.m. EST)...
Feb 11, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM AI Project Challenges Champion Debater In Public, Live Debate
Live Webcast to Showcase Project Debater Technical Advancements in Natural Language Processing and Computational Argumentation FEBRUARY 11, 5:00 p.m. PST; 8:00 p.m. EST...
Feb 11, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM AI Project Challenges Champion Debater In Public, Live Debate
Live Webcast to Showcase Project Debater Technical Advancements in Natural Language Processing and Computational Argumentation FEBRUARY 11, 5:00 p.m. PST; 8:00 p.m. EST...
Feb 11, 2019 07:00 am ET
IBM Researchers Develop Radical New Recycling Process to Transform Old Plastic
This technology is part of IBM's annual "5 in 5" predictions detailing five innovations that will help change our lives in the next five years....
Feb 11, 2019 07:00 am ET
IBM Researchers Develop Radical New Recycling Process to Transform Old Plastic
This technology is part of IBM's annual "5 in 5" predictions detailing five innovations that will help change our lives in the next five years....
Feb 08, 2019 08:14 am ET
State of California Tackles Drought with IoT & Blockchain
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Freshwater Trust (TFT), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working to protect and restore freshwater ecosystems, is partnering with IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) and SweetSense Inc., a provider of low-cost satellite connected sensors, to pilot technologies which can accurately monitor and track groundwater use in one of the largest and most at risk aquifers in North America. Additional research support will be provided by the University of Colorado Boulder....
Feb 07, 2019 11:54 am ET
Governor Cuomo Announces IBM Investment To Create Artificial Intelligence Hardware Center At SUNY Poly Albany Campus
ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that IBM (NYSE: IBM), a long-time anchor tenant at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute campus in Albany, plans to invest over $2 billion to grow its high-tech footprint at the campus and throughout New York State. This includes the establishment of an "AI Hardware Center" at SUNY Poly for artificial intelligence-focused computer chip research, development, prototyping, testing and simulation. Once established, the AI Hardware Center will be the nucleus of a new ecosystem of research and commercial partners, and fu...
Feb 06, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM to Help Utilities Cut Tree Trimming Budgets and Reduce Outages
NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DISTRIBUTECH 2019 -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled new technology to reduce power outages by helping energy companies predict where trees and other vegetation may threaten power lines. IBM worked with Oncor, the largest utility company in Texas and the fifth largest in the U.S., to develop a solution tailored for the energy and utility industry, to help improve operations and provide reliable electric service for millions of customers across the state....
Feb 06, 2019 07:00 am ET
Smart Energy Water and IBM Sign Multi-Year Agreement to Speed Innovation on the Cloud
NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DISTRIBUTECH 2019 – Smart Energy Water (SEW), a global energy and water cloud platform provider serving over 150+ utilities worldwide, has signed a multi-million dollar agreement with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to leverage the IBM Cloud for SEW platform global deployment over the next five years. ...
Feb 04, 2019 06:00 am ET
McCormick & Company and IBM Announce Collaboration Pioneering the Use of Artificial Intelligence in Flavor and Food Product Development
HUNT VALLEY, Md. and YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today publicly announced their ongoing research collaboration to pioneer the application of artificial intelligence (AI) for flavor and food product development. ...
Jan 30, 2019 07:30 am ET
Toronto Transit Commission works with IBM and SAP to digitize payroll, finance and HR
New platform will provide intelligent insights to all employees and managers...
Jan 29, 2019 11:15 am ET
IBM Board Approves Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
The IBM (NYSE:IBM) board of directors today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $1.57 per common share, payable March 9, 2019 to stockholders of record February 8, 2019. IBM has paid consecutive quarterly dividends every year since 1916.
Jan 24, 2019 11:00 am ET
Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corporation, PNC Bank and IBM announce collaboration to establish blockchain-based ecosystem for the healthcare industry
ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aetna, Anthem (NYSE: ANTM), Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), PNC Bank (NYSE: PNC) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new collaboration to design and create a network using blockchain technology to improve transparency and interoperability in the healthcare industry.  The aim is to create an inclusive blockchain network that can benefit multiple members of the healthcare ecosystem in a highly secure, shared environment. The goal is to allow the blockchain network to enable healthcare companies to build, share and deploy solutions that driv...
Jan 23, 2019 10:30 am ET
IBM Services Signs a USD$260M Agreement with Bank of the Philippine Islands to Support the Bank's Digital Transformation
MANILA, Philippines and ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), a universal bank headquartered in Manila, have signed a $260M, multi-year services agreement. IBM will provide IT infrastructure services to support an agile IT and hybrid cloud, as well as digital development capabilities to accelerate BPI's digital transformation....
Jan 23, 2019 08:31 am ET
Thinking about buying stock in Cronos Group, eBay, International Business Machines, Square Incorporated or UQM Technologies?
NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for CRON, EBAY, IBM, SQ, and UQM....
Jan 22, 2019 04:07 pm ET
Jan 22, 2019 10:45 am ET
BNP Paribas Signs an Agreement with IBM Services to further deploy its Cloud Strategy
ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Banks are faced with changing consumer behaviors and expectations, in areas such as real-time banking, mobile services and access to a more complete view of their financial situation. To address customers' expectations, BNP Paribas has engaged a transformation plan aiming at accelerating its digital transformation and improving the group's operational efficiency....
Jan 22, 2019 08:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Alibaba, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Tesla, and Under Armour
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BABA, IBM, JNJ, TSLA, and UAA....
Jan 22, 2019 08:30 am ET
Phunware Selected for Inaugural IBM Blockchain Accelerator program
Today Phunware, Inc. (NASDAQ: PHUN), a fully integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides products, solutions, data and services for brands worldwide, announced that it is one of the 10 companies selected by IBM (NYSE: IBM) for its...
Jan 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM & Vodafone Business Join Forces to Drive Innovation in Rapidly Changing World
Speeds adoption of cloud technologies and innovative business applications enabled by 5G, Edge and Software Defined Networking...
Jan 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM & Vodafone Business Join Forces to Drive Innovation in Rapidly Changing World
Speeds adoption of cloud technologies and innovative business applications enabled by 5G, Edge and Software Defined Networking...
Jan 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Services to support digital transformation of Meiji Yasuda Life
ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM Services (NYSE: IBM) announced that Meiji Yasuda Life (lead by Director and President Akio Negishi, and headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo) renewed a strategic outsourcing agreement with IBM regarding operation of the IT infrastructure for its mission-critical systems, and has newly signed an agreement with an eight-year term from July 2019 to June 2027....
Jan 16, 2019 10:51 am ET
IBM Services Strikes Agreement with Juniper Networks to Speed its Journey to the Cloud
ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, IBM Services (NYSE: IBM) announced a $325 million agreement with Juniper Networks in which IBM will assist the network technology giant in managing its existing infrastructure, applications and IT services to help reduce costs and enhance their journey to the cloud....
Jan 15, 2019 11:05 pm ET
MineHub Technologies Collaborates with IBM to Introduce Global Mining and Metals Supply Chain Solution using Blockchain Technology
VANCOUVER, British Columbia and ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MineHub Technologies, Inc. ("MineHub") and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a collaboration to use blockchain technology to help improve operational efficiencies, logistics and financing and reduce costs in the high-value mineral concentrates supply chain -- from mine to end buyer. ...
Jan 15, 2019 11:01 pm ET
Ford Motor Company, Huayou Cobalt, IBM, LG Chem and RCS Global Launch Blockchain Pilot to Address Concerns in Strategic Mineral Supply Chains
ARMONK, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Committed to supporting human rights and environmental protection while helping infuse more transparency into global mineral supply chains, Ford Motor Company, Huayou Cobalt, IBM (NYSE: IBM), LG Chem and RCS Global announced plans to use blockchain technology to trace and validate ethically sourced minerals.  ...
Jan 15, 2019 11:00 am ET
IBM MaaS360 with Watson Among First-Ever Android Enterprise Recommended EMM Solutions
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that IBM® MaaS360® with Watson™ has been named by Google as an Android Enterprise Recommended solution for company-owned, BYOD, and dedicated devices....
Jan 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
IBM Showcases New AI Innovations at NRF 2019 to Help Retail Industry Accelerate Customer Experience
NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NRF 2019, NYC -- Today at the National Retail Federation's 2019 Big Show, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced the latest findings of a study into the Retail & Consumer Industry and launched new AI-powered innovations to help the retail industry accelerate customer experience by providing tools designed to optimize worker and business performance. At the heart of this is retail's growing adoption of intelligent automation, defined as the convergence of people, processes, automation, and AI. ...
Jan 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
What’s New for Artificial Intelligence in 2019?
Investorideas.com, a global investor news source covering Artificial Intelligence issues a special edition of The AI Eye, looking at  advancements in artificial intelligence in 2019 and beyond. Last year saw considerable development in artificial...
Jan 08, 2019 06:00 am ET
IBM Signs $540M services agreement with Nordic's Nordea Bank
ARMONK, N.Y. and KISTA, Sweden, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, IBM Services (NYSE: IBM) announced that they signed a managed services agreement with Nordea, under which Nordea Bank will outsource its IBM Z operations to IBM....
Jan 07, 2019 11:10 pm ET
IBM's Innovations at CES 2019 Showcase What's Next in Technology Transforming the World
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At CES 2019, IBM (NYSE: IBM) will showcase how innovative technologies are changing the world. ...
Jan 07, 2019 11:01 pm ET
ExxonMobil and World's Leading Research Labs Collaborate with IBM to Accelerate Joint Research in Quantum Computing
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy giant ExxonMobil and some of the world's pre-eminent research laboratories including CERN, Argonne, Fermilab, and Lawrence Berkeley are joining the IBM Q Network, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today at the 2019 Consumer Electronics show (CES) in Las Vegas. ...
Jan 07, 2019 11:01 pm ET
IBM Earns Record 9,100 Patents in 2018, Tops U.S. Patent List
IBM's inventions include use of AI to help people converse, protect the earth's lakes and combat voice phishing...
Jan 07, 2019 11:01 pm ET
IBM Earns Record 9,100 Patents in 2018, Tops U.S. Patent List
IBM's inventions include use of AI to help people converse, protect the earth's lakes and combat voice phishing...
Jan 07, 2019 11:01 pm ET
IBM Unveils World's First Integrated Quantum Computing System for Commercial Use
IBM to Open Quantum Computation Center for Commercial Clients in Poughkeepsie, NY...