IBM is betting that its cloudMatrix software will enable it to make a pivot from a systems integrator to a services integrator.
There's no better way to put Chef Watson to the test than actually putting on an apron, heading down to the kitchen and taste whatever big data actually has to offer.
In November 2014, the top six supercomputers all run Linux, but that's about the only thing they have in common.
The GlobalFoundries semiconductor factory deal is only part of the recipe for Big Blue's ongoing survival. Here are a few other things that Armonk needs in order to maintain relevancy for the next decade and beyond.
This year IBM celebrates 25 years of partnership with the world's most famous tennis championships. We go behind the scenes to examine the tech that serves up the online coverage.
Black Hat USA 2013 vendor area included companies such as Veracode, Booz Allen Hamilton and Microsoft, with creative schwag such as Botnets for Breakfast (cereal) and 'hacker' playing cards.
ZDNet goes behind to scenes to learn more about the tech that is used to support the Australian Open.
Take a trip down memory lane with these old PC ads. We sure have come a long way since then -- on style and pricing.
IBM's 300mm chip fab in upstate New York turns out high-performance chips around the clock. ZDNet was invited to take a look inside, and learn about what the future holds for chip making.
How do you make your datacentre run better, and save money? At IBM's research labs and facilities in upstate New York, three ideas are uppermost on people's minds: energy efficiency, monitoring, and utilisation.
I got a tour of IBM's Operations Center at the US Open this week, and I took a few pictures. Check out the infrastructure underlying delivery of all scores, stats and analytics at America's Grand Slam tennis event.
IBM's Sequoia supercomputer retakes the crown for the fastest supercomputer in the world.
In 1952 IBM solved the problem of using magnetic tape to back up computer-generated data.
IBM takes advantage of qubits which can potentially work on millions of computations at once - far outperforming a PC.
Every second tennis players are on the courts at the Australian Open, they are generating new data and information that needs to be catalogued. Tennis Australia brought IBM back on board to handle the massive workload in 2012 and ZDNet Australia went behind the scenes.
UBank is toying with artificial intelligence to disrupt the way a bank operates, its CEO has said.
Tackling ocean plastic and global poverty with blockchain-based token rewards.
There's a skills shortage, but there isn't enough of a focus on the 50% of students who don't want to go to university, according to NSW Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education.
IBM is laying down the groundwork for quantum advances and ensuring there are people able to work in the field.
Big Blue's latest blockchain play sees cross-border payments being sent via digital tokens in near real-time.
IBM tells retailers that they will help with the process of converting to cloud, bypassing a major infrastructure overhaul. Read more: https://zd.net/2U8KrH0
SaaS provider Smart Energy Water has signed a multi-million dollar, five-year deal with IBM after beginning its cloud journey elsewhere
The three-year project aims to produce AI models that can analyze genomic data, health records and biomarkers to predict the onset of heart attacks and other common conditions.
The collaboration gives McCormick a way to speed up product development and give its 500-plus, global team of researchers a way to stay in sync. Read more: https://zd.net/2SytfNz
Facebook's ranking as the best place to work in the US takes a dive after 2018's scandals.
The machine learning system is being given a crash course in cybercriminal techniques.
Lenovo's RD210 makes perfect sense if you're a small business that just needs a grunty all-purpose 1RU server.
While the interface of IBM's free office suite is sexy, its hunger for system resources and lack of features mean that OpenOffice.org 3 is still the best free office suite. Also, watch out for Symphony's lack of OOXML support.
Lenovo's first vPro-equipped desktop is smart looking, well designed and packs a lot of grunt. While there is not much room for expansion, the ThinkCentre M55p is already well equipped and the small form factor will be well received in a space conscious office.
IBM's DB2 database adds several powerful new tools in version 9 including native XML support and DB2 Developer Workbench, and offers serious competition to Oracle and Microsoft.
The premium you pay is worth it: the ThinkPad T60 delivers a sturdy design, a complete range of network connectivity, top-shelf performance, long battery life, and just enough ports for the typical business user.
Businesses seeking a sturdy, secure, portable workhorse should consider the ThinkPad R60.
IBM's ultraportable notebook drops to 1.22kg and gains powerful rescue and recovery tools. Read our initial impressions.
IBM's Thinkpad A31p features the latest Pentium 4-M processor and a meaty graphics subsystem to go with it.