Customer problems are solved better and faster with AI
An unsatisfied customer is, at best, a prospect. However, you will have to move heaven and earth to retain such a customer. One of the ways to prevent dissatisfaction is to solve customer problems quickly. Using automation to solve customer problems will help you solve disputes earlier and better. ... Read more
IBM launches migration service for on-prem SAP workloads to S/4HANA
IBM and SAP are strengthening their partnership. The pair is introducing 'IBM for RISE with SAP', a set of tools and consulting services for migrating on-premises SAP workloads to S/4HANA in the IBM Cloud.
ERP system SAP S/4HANA hs a handful of deployment options. 'Any Premises' licenses are pop... Read more
IBM creates new cloud multi-zone region in Spain
The company is expanding its cloud business to Spain. With the introduction of a new cloud multi-zone region, it can also welcome a new customer with CaixaBank, one of the largest financial institutions in Europe.
This week IBM announced its first IBM Cloud Multi-zone Region (MZR) in Spain. Big ... Read more
Colt and IBM partner to hasten edge computing adoption
Colt Technology Services, the global high-bandwidth connectivity systems provider, has deepened its partnership with IBM, in a deal that will see IBM Cloud included in the Colt edge platform. IBM Cloud Satellite systems are used by companies to make use of consistent and secure sets of cloud servic... Read more
IBM to lure customers to its cloud with special billing model
Big Blue's special subscription plans may make an attractive alternative to AWS.
IBM this week announced its “Pay as You Go With Committed Use” plan for cloud customers. The deal is based on an agreement each customer must sign that sets out how much cloud services they will commit to paying... Read more
IBM to acquire Nordcloud before end of 2021’s first quarter
IBM announced that is it acquiring Nordcloud, a Finnish service provider that helps organizations and enterprises with cloud projects. The financial terms are still under wraps. However, if everything works out well, the transaction could be done by the first quarter of 2021.
Nordcloud was found... Read more
IBM launches Red Hat cloud platform for 5G with Nokia and Samsung
IBM became the latest U.S. tech company to launch a cloud platform for 5G telecom operators. The company signed up Samsung and Nokia as partners. A cloud platform leverages the 5G network by setting up software instead of physical equipment to propagate the network.
The telecom operators will bu... Read more
IBM concludes billion-dollar deal with AT&T for cloud computing
A large part of AT&T's internal workload is transferred to the IBM Cloud, reports SiliconAngle. This is a billion-dollar agreement, as has now been confirmed. The deal would be valid for several years, although it is not exactly clear what the exact time span is.
The deal involves AT&T Busi... Read more
Equinix and IBM Cloud strengthen data center collaboration
Equinix and IBM Cloud have expanded their collaboration. With the strengthened partnership, the two companies focus on providing private and scalable connectivity to global companies on the 'digital edge', via Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric (EXC Fabric).
IBM and Equinix already had a longstanding par... Read more
Mendix platform now optimized for the IBM Cloud
Mendix informs us that its Mendix platform is now optimized for the IBM Cloud. The company claims to be the only cloud-native, enterprise low code development platform that can be integrated with IBM Cloud Services.
The Mendix architecture now offers full support for Kubernetes containerization for... Read more