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Feb 11, 2016, 14:20 ET
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IBM Achieves Highest U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency Authorization for Cloud Services

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has authorized the company to deliver IBM Cloud services at...

Feb 10, 2016, 12:22 ET
IBM and MLSE Pair on Cognitive Slam Dunk for Toronto Raptors; New IBM Sports Insights Central provides cognitive analytics foundation for talent evaluation

IBM and MLSE Pair on Cognitive Slam Dunk for Toronto Raptors

As part of the grand opening of the Toronto Raptors' BioSteel Centre today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE) are...

Feb 09, 2016, 08:00 ET
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IBM Selected by Consolidated Edison, Inc. for a Transformational Project

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that it has been selected by Consolidated Edison Company of NY, Inc. and Orange and Rockland (O&R) Utilities,...

Feb 04, 2016, 08:00 ET
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IBM Launches Cloud Data and Analytics Marketplace for Developers

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a broad expansion of its Cloud Data Services portfolio with more than 25 services now available on the IBM Cloud....

Feb 03, 2016, 09:11 ET
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IBM Signs Agreement to Acquire ecx.io to Deliver Stellar Customer Experiences

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire ecx.io -- a full-service digital agency headquartered in...

Feb 02, 2016, 06:00 ET
IBM Signs Agreement to Acquire Aperto to Meet Growing Client Need for Digital Transformation

IBM Signs Agreement to Acquire Aperto to Meet Growing Client Need for Digital Transformation

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aperto – a digital agency with headquarters in Berlin. Upon...

Feb 02, 2016, 03:30 ET
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IBM Watson Ecosystem Opens for Business in India

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced InspireOne Technologies and TEXTIENT as the first two India-based partners to join the IBM Watson Ecosystem. The...

Feb 01, 2016, 09:00 ET
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IBM Builds On Growing Social Business Momentum with New Clients and Services

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced continuing momentum for its social business offerings with clients around the world ushering in the next era...

Feb 01, 2016, 08:00 ET
American Heart Association Chief Medical Officer for Prevention Eduardo Sanchez, MD, MPH, checks out Welltok's health optimization app, which will serve as the platform for a new workplace health program in a new collaboration between AHA, IBM Watson Health and Welltok. On the first day of American Heart Month, the three organizations announced plans to develop and introduce the first workplace health program infused with AHA's science-based metrics and the cognitive computing power of Watson. The offering will be designed to build a culture of health and encourage individuals to make heart healthy choices.

American Heart Association, IBM Watson Health and Welltok Team Up to Transform Heart Health

 Today, the first day of American Heart Month, the American Heart Association (AHA) announced plans to develop a first of its kind workplace...

Jan 29, 2016, 14:06 ET
IBM Closes Deal to Acquire The Weather Company's Product and Technology Businesses

IBM Closes Deal to Acquire The Weather Company's Product and Technology Businesses

Cloud Data Platform to be Foundation for IBM IoT, Supporting Tens of Millions of Users and Billions of Interactions Per Day Global Expansion of...

Jan 28, 2016, 15:15 ET
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IBM Plans to Acquire Resource/Ammirati to Address Surging Client Demand for the Next Great Customer Experience

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced its intent to acquire Resource/Ammirati -- a leading, US-based digital marketing and creative agency --...

Jan 28, 2016, 10:30 ET
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IBM Watson Health Companies Awarded Five Best in KLAS Designations

IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM) today announced that the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report recognized two of its newly acquired...

Jan 27, 2016, 09:00 ET
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IBM Cloud Aids Shop Direct's Path to Becoming World Class Digital Retailer

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has signed an agreement as part of a £50 million Personalisation Programme with Shop Direct to...

Jan 26, 2016, 08:00 ET
The updated IBM LinuxONE Rockhopper, the entry point into the portfolio, is now enabled with improved speed and processing power. The enhancements to the LinuxONE family of systems give clients the option to develop, deploy and manage applications for the cloud, simply and efficiently with robust security.

IBM Enhances LinuxONE for Hybrid Cloud Environments

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced new technology features and collaborations for its LinuxONE family of high-performance Linux systems. The...

Jan 25, 2016, 13:00 ET
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Chumbak Selects IBM Cloud to Accelerate Business Growth

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Chumbak, India's leading retailer of lifestyle products, has selected IBM Cloud to ensure seamless...

Jan 21, 2016, 10:30 ET
IBM Cloud establishes new video unit to help more clients take advantage of this fast-growing data asset.

IBM Acquires Ustream to Propel Cloud-Based Video Services Across Industries

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has acquired Ustream, Inc., a provider of cloud-based live video streaming services. The move will extend...

Jan 15, 2016, 14:00 ET
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CSC Embraces IBM Cloud to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) and CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced an expanded partnership to help global enterprise clients accelerate their transition to...

Jan 15, 2016, 12:08 ET
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IBM Ranked #1 Hybrid Cloud Provider by Synergy Research, Again

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that analyst firm Synergy Research acknowledges IBM as a top performer and leader in the private and...

Jan 15, 2016, 11:54 ET
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IBM Named a Leader in Hybrid Cloud Management Solutions

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that Forrester Research named IBM a leader in its latest Wave™ report1 on hybrid cloud management...

Jan 15, 2016, 09:00 ET
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IBM Introduces Dynamic Pricing to Help Retailers Navigate Online Price Wars

 IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced IBM Dynamic Pricing, a cloud-based offering that automatically recommends an online retailer's best response...