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How to Retain Your Valuable IT Employees

Published On: Feb 1, 2017 8:10:00 AM

The IT Talent Gap

IT staff are the ultimate fire-squelchers. Whether it’s IoT security, server support, or everyone’s favorite, user error, they are the people who are always on-call for large and small emergencies.


5 Ways POWER9 and the OpenPOWER Foundation Are Transforming the Industry

Published On: Jan 16, 2017 7:27:00 AM

Founded in 2013, the OpenPOWER Foundation is a global, open development membership organization dedicated to inspiring collaborative innovation between the world’s top technology companies. 

IBM is at the center of the[...]

6 Powerful Reasons to Get Giddy about IBM POWER9

Published On: Jan 4, 2017 8:00:00 AM

A Quick Look at IBM POWER9

With the release of POWER8 microprocessors, IBM fired a shot across the bow.

Intel’s x86 chips held a dominant position in data centers, but IBM was ready and willing to charge. 

In the years[...]

The CIO Budget Checklist for 2017: Priorities, Concerns, and Challenges

Published On: Dec 30, 2016 4:21:00 PM

IT Priorities for 2017

While 2016 feels like it's just underway, IT leaders are prioritzing their IT projects for 2017.

This is typically the time of the year when budget requests are submitted by various departments.


8 Technical Reasons You Need IBM POWER8 Servers

Published On: Dec 19, 2016 8:04:00 AM

Making a Business Case for IBM POWER8

Since 2008, corporate enterprise users have rated IBM server hardware as the most reliable platform among their peers.

With their introduction of POWER8 microprocessors in 2013, IBM[...]

5 Ways Your Old Server Is Killing Your Business

Published On: Dec 5, 2016 8:15:00 AM

Is My Old Server Hurting My Business?

From a cost/performance ratio, most servers meet their asking price after 4 years in use.

In business, we often look at devices that reach this threshold as having earned their keep.

5 Proven Use Cases for IBM Watson in Business

Published On: Nov 21, 2016 8:02:00 AM

IBM Watson has already won at Jeopardy and helped design a cognitive dress for the Met Gala Ball.

While these are impressive feats of cognitive computing, they don’t exactly explain what Watson can do for business.


5 Tips to Creating a Big Data Analytics Strategy

Published On: Nov 16, 2016 8:20:00 AM

Big Data Analytics Strategy Tips for IT Leaders

If you ask company leaders about data, they’ll probably say they have too much of it.

In the age of big data and the Internet of Things, the value of data has become[...]

5 Critical Steps for Building Your IT Budget in 2017

Published On: Oct 31, 2016 8:01:00 AM

Planning IT Budgets for 2017

It’s that time of the year we’ve all been looking forward to: planning our IT budgets for the New Year. 

Now, many of us would rather sacrifice our pinky finger or a toe than plan out the[...]



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