IBM to Acquire myInvenio to help Organizations Use AI-powered Automation to Better Streamline Business Processes

Addition of myInvenio provides customers with a comprehensive AI-powered automation portfolio for business automation - including process mining, robotic process automation (RPA), document processing, workflow, and decisions - all built on Red Hat OpenShift IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire myInvenio, a process mining software company based in Reggio Emilia, Italy. The acquisition will provide organizations with data-driven software that should help them identify the most impactful business…

BlackBerry And IBM Canada Establish A New Partnership

IBM will resell BlackBerry's industry leading platform, BlackBerry Spark, across Canada BlackBerry Limited have established a new partnership to bring BlackBerry's industry leading BlackBerry Spark® platform to organizations across Canada. IBM will resell BlackBerry's endpoint management, endpoint security and critical event management software, to enterprises and governments nationwide. Marketing Technology News: Samba TV and 605 Partner To Create An Unparalleled Omniscreen Addressable TV Footprint BlackBerry is…

IBM’s Independent Managed Infrastructure Services Business to be Named Kyndryl

IBM announced that Kyndryl will be the name of the new, independent company that will be created following the separation of its Managed Infrastructure Services business, which is expected to occur by the end of 2021. "Kyndryl evokes the spirit of true partnership and growth," said Martin Schroeter, Chief Executive Officer of Kyndryl. "Customers around the world will come to know Kyndryl as a brand that runs the vital systems at the heart of progress, and an independent company with the best global talent in the…

Qualtrics And IBM Japan Expand Strategic Partnership

Partnership will help Japanese organizations rapidly design and improve customer and employee experiences in an increasingly competitive market IBM Japan becomes the first Qualtrics reseller in Japan Qualtrics, the world's No. 1 Experience Management (XM) Platform and creator of the XM category, today announced a new strategic partnership between Qualtrics Japan and IBM Japan, Ltd. (IBM Japan) to help organizations rapidly access and realise the full value of the Qualtrics Experience Management Platform™. Marketing…

Celonis, IBM and Red Hat Form Strategic Partnership to Help Transform Business Execution

Global strategic partnership joins execution management with an open, hybrid cloud approach to help drive flexibility and speed for enterprise digital transformation Celonis, IBM, and Red Hat today announced a global strategic partnership to help accelerate the adoption of the Celonis Execution Management System (EMS) and help deliver more flexibility and choice in how customers deploy the technology. The collaboration seeks to accelerate how customers apply process mining, intelligence and automation to the core enterprise…

Pyramid Solutions Extends Managed Service to IBM Cloud Pak for Business Automation

Pyramid Solutions, a leader in intelligent automation solutions, announced it will be offering Managed Services to support IBM Cloud Pak for Business Automation applications and infrastructure. This means current IBM clients can outsource the management of their IBM Cloud Pak for Business Automation environments to Pyramid Solutions. IBM Cloud Pak for Business Automation helps automate business operations with an integrated platform of automation capabilities, workflow, capture, RPA, content services and decision…

Raise Green Engages IBM to Build a Solution to Support Solar Developers and Climate Entrepreneurs

IBM and Raise Green, an impact investment marketplace for clean energy projects, announced their collaboration to develop Raise Green's software solution deployed using Red Hat OpenShift on IBM Cloud, intended to empower any entrepreneur to start their own community solar energy businesses. Today marks the rollout of the latest Beta version of the Originator Engine, following the initial launch announced last year. To help address the growing urgency of climate change, Raise Green came to IBM Global Business Services…

IBM Positioned as a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Insight Engines

Organizations and ecosystem partners including EquBot, HSBC and the Clerk of the Superior Court in Maricopa County using IBM Watson Discovery to uncover meaningful business insights IBM, today announced that global research firm Gartner has positioned IBM as a Leader in the newly published 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Insight Engines1. This builds on the recent news that IBM was positioned as a Leader in the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services2 and the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine…

IBM Launches New and Enhanced Services to Help Simplify Security for Hybrid Cloud

Suite of services can help organizations protect data, user identities, workloads and applications across dispersed cloud and on-premises systems Today, IBM Security announced new and enhanced services designed to help organizations manage their cloud security strategy, policies and controls across hybrid cloud environments. The services bring together cloud-native, IBM and third-party technologies along with IBM expertise to help organizations create a unified security approach across their cloud ecosystems. Marketing…

DataStax Collaborates With IBM to Help Enterprises Accelerate Modern, Multi-Cloud Data Applications

DataStax Enterprise with IBM is now available to deliver highly scalable and highly available data management built on the open source Apache Cassandra™ database DataStax today announced a collaboration with IBM to deliver DataStax Enterprise, a leading scale-out NoSQL database built on the open source Apache Cassandra. As a result of an agreement between IBM and DataStax, DataStax Enterprise with IBM is now available to help enterprises build and manage modern data applications in hybrid and multi-cloud environments.…

IBM Launches Fourth Annual Call for Code Global Challenge to Tackle Existential Threat of Climate Change

Together with Call for Code Creator David Clark Cause, Charitable Partner United Nations Human Rights, and the Linux Foundation, IBM announced the launch of the 2021 Call for Code Global Challenge. This year's competition invites the world's software developers and innovators to combat climate change with open source-powered technology. Now in its fourth year, the Call for Code Initiative has grown to more than 400,000 developers and problem solvers across 179 nations, and has generated more than fifteen thousand…

IBM Launches Multizone Region in Brazil as Clients in Latin America Adopt Hybrid Cloud

- Expanded global cloud footprint highlights continued investment in a security-rich cloud infrastructure with confidential computing capabilities - Prepares clients for a sustainable future with plans for reduced carbon footprint from cloud workloads and data centers - Clients including Arezzo&Co, Stone and Digisystem can leverage IBM Cloud to help protect mission-critical data IBM, today announced the opening of its first IBM Cloud Multizone Region (MZR) in Latin America, an important expansion of its global cloud…

IBM Celebrates Global Women Leaders Shaping the Future of AI for Business

IBM's annual Women Leaders in AI program honors 40 professionals from 18 countries using AI to drive innovation Honorees include women leaders from The Clorox Company, City of Austin, The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation, EY, Ford Motor Company and more As part of its annual Women Leaders in AI program, today IBM recognized 40 innovative female business leaders from 18 countries who are using IBM Watson to help drive transformation, growth and innovation across a wide variety of industries. This year honorees…

IBM Unveils New Capabilities Designed to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Application Modernization

New and updated DevOps capabilities aim to increase agility for developers IBM, today announced a series of new and updated capabilities for developers designed to deliver intelligent application analysis throughout the DevOps pipeline, generally available on March 19. Marketing Technology News: UiPath Recognized as an RPA Leader by Independent Research Firm According to an IBM internal assessment, a bank with $1B in IT spend undergoing a hybrid transformation with integrating mainframe reported 2.5x the value of a…

Marketing Technology Highlights of The Week: 15-March-2021: Featuring IBM, ON24, Equifax, ZoomInfo!

Strategic business partnerships by Infor, Widen, Showpad and innovative digital advertising and offering enhancements marked the best of martech in the week ending March 12th.  Catch more on the latest in martech, in this weekly martech highlight: MarTech Quote-of-the-Week! The best thing marketing and sales teams can do is get clear alignment on the outcomes they’re trying to achieve and tailor both of their respective strategies toward pursuing those outcomes. This will ensure your marketing team is delivering the…

IBM Positioned as a Leader in Two Newly Released Gartner Magic Quadrant Reports

IBM announced that global research firm Gartner has positioned IBM as a Leader in two newly published Gartner Magic Quadrant reports: the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services1 and the 2021 Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms2. "IBM is focused on AI for business and helping customers reclaim precious time through automation, generate critical insights through natural language processing, and foster trust in outcomes derived from AI," said Daniel Hernandez, General Manager, Data and…

IBM Study Finds Advancing Women is Not a Top Priority for 70 Percent of Global Organizations Surveyed

Bold action can help reverse the shrinking leadership pipeline A new IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV), study reveals that despite heightened awareness of the challenges facing women in the workplace driven by the COVID-19 pandemic, gender equity is still not a top priority for 70 percent of global businesses, according to business professionals surveyed. The study also shares the actions that can help drive bold and sustainable change in business, with learnings from companies who rank gender inclusivity as a top…

Prolifics Teams with IBM to Help Enterprises Manage Hybrid Cloud Workloads

Prolifics and IBM announce the launch of IBM's Cloud Satellite, developed to bring cloud capabilities where client data resides. As a leading partner in IBM's Cloud Satellite initiative, Prolifics CTO Greg Hodgkinson will join IBM in an online launch event on March 9. Prolifics, a global digital transformation leader is proud to announce that we now can help enterprises manage their applications across multiple cloud environments with IBM Cloud Satellite. IBM Cloud Satellite, now generally available, enables…

IBM and The Recording Academy Debut New Fan Experience Powered by Watson and IBM Cloud, Ahead of the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards

IBM , the Official Cloud and AI partner for the Recording Academy, announced today the launch of GRAMMY Debates with Watson, a new digital fan experience, powered by IBM Watson's natural language processing (NLP) capabilities and cloud technologies. In addition to this new fan experience, the Recording Academy announced it is transitioning its consumer-facing online platform, GRAMMY Backstage, to a digital environment running on IBM Cloud that will seamlessly host the preshow, the GRAMMY Awards Premiere…

IBM Cloud Satellite Enables Clients to Deliver Cloud Securely in Any Environment Including at the Edge

Lumen Technologies is a key edge compute partner to integrate IBM Cloud Satellite for 180,000 enterprise locations More than 65 ecosystem partners, including Cisco, Dell Technologies and Intel, to build hybrid cloud services IBM Cloud Pak for Data as a Service with IBM Cloud Satellite extends Watson Anywhere AI IBM, announced that its hybrid cloud services are now generally available in any environment -- on any cloud, on premises or at the edge -- via IBM Cloud Satellite. Lumen Technologies and IBM have integrated IBM…